The Board

Roger Adcock

Chairman (Statutory Director)

Roger has spent 35 years managing building companies in his 45 years in the industry. Previous appointments include; Group Managing Director of Mansell Ltd, Managing Director of Amey Building Ltd and Amey Projects Ltd, Chairman of Amey (CI) Building Ltd in Jersey as well as a member of the Amey Plc Operations Executive, London Managing Director of Killby & Gayford Ltd and then moved into the role of Non-Executive Director at Killby & Gayford Ltd.

In recent times Roger has been appointed by CIC to Chair several Disciplinary Board hearings of professional institutes. Roger is also a Liveryman of The Worshipful Company of Constructors and The Worshipful Company of Masons and a member of The Bridge Ward Club in The City of London and was Master Constructor in 2009 currently Hon Secretary of The Construction Liveries Group.

An elected Board Trustee of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), and the construction industry training charity Teambuild.

Roger joined the Board of Reactec in mid 2013, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and experience to aid the business moving forward.

Jacqui McLaughlin

Chief Executive Officer (Statutory Director)

Jacqui joined Reactec from Smiths Group PLC, a FTSE 100 organisation where she held various business leadership roles. Most recently she had full P&L and strategic business development responsibility, including driving sales, for a business with operations in the UK, US, China and Australia, which developed and supplied specialised products for Telecoms infrastructure.

Before becoming part of Smiths Group, Jacqui was Managing Director of a privately owned SME in Dundee, producing high performance products for aerospace, defence and telecoms applications where her achievements included the leadership of considerable sales growth for the business.

Jacqui has a BSc/BEng in Electrical and Electronic engineering from Strathclyde University and represented Scotland at hockey over fifteen years ago.


Eleanor Barnard

Finance Director (Statutory Director)

Eleanor joined Reactec in 2006 when it was a firm of consulting vibration engineers spun out of the University of Edinburgh.  She stayed with the company throughout the development and commercialisation of the HAVmeter, and whilst the company established itself as market leader for HAV related risk management solutions.

Eleanor started out as a post-doctoral research scientist working on “Mad Cow” disease and Alzheimer’s Disease, before becoming a biotechnology entrepreneur, co-founding a spin-out from the University of Edinburgh in 1999 that developed gene silencing technologies.  After 6 years running the SME as Operations Director, she retrained as a chartered accountant, and is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Eleanor brings 16 years of experience in the SME sector in Edinburgh to bear in her current role.

Tracey Gorman

Business Development Director (Statutory Director)

Tracey joined Reactec in 2016 and previously was a director with HSS Hire Group, Commercial Director for EJ Access Solutions and Business Development Director for Ashtead Plant Hire.

With over 20 years’ experience in managing blue chip accounts and new business generation in the construction sector , Tracey’s role is to introduce and promote Reactec’s in the construction, utilities, rail and manufacturing sectors and seek to expand Reactec into International markets.


Mark-Paul Buckingham

Non-executive Director (Statutory Director)

Mark-Paul is a dynamic driving member of the team, with a Global vision for the Company coupled with strong business and engineering skills. Mark-Paul Buckingham achieved First Class Honours in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Edinburgh and has obtained a PhD in Mechanical Engineering based on complex composite monitoring structures.

Mark-Paul has cut his business teeth growing Reactec, responsible for raising £2.1 Million Equity, £400k Government Grants and driving the company growth in excess of £1m. In 2008 Mark-Paul was chosen to join the UK and Indian Prime Ministers at the India-UK Business Summit held in Delhi. He presented at the event and was part of live televised debate with the Prime Ministers and leading entrepreneurs such as Richard Branson and Peter Jones.

Mike Rutterford

Non Executive Director (Statutory Director)

Mike is a serial entrepreneur with a 40 year career as a Business Angel and in property investment. 

He co-founded Archangel Informal Investments Ltd in 1992. The syndicate is now 20 years old, involved in 100 start-up businesses, investing £100m. 

He is still a board member of Archangels and ex-board member of the Entrepreneurial Exchange.

Fiona Perrin

Non Executive Director (Statutory Director)

Fiona Perrin joined the Reactec Board in 2019 following a 30 year executive career in sales, marketing and general management, heading up businesses in the construction and services sector including those at HSS Hire Group and Rentokil Initial, before becoming a private company and PLC Board Director. 
Fiona now works as a non-executive director in the private and not for profit sectors. She is Chairman of Independent Builders Merchants Group and non-executive director at Coastline Housing, complementing her focus on Reactec.
Fiona is also a commercial author and business journalist.



Balfour Beatty Regional Civil Engineering - Brian Hume, Health & Safety Manager

“It’s very difficult to quantify what sort of amount of exposure an individual has had - the HAVmeter is the perfect solution”