Havio is a multi-disciplined Health and Safety consultancy located in London and operating nationally. Initially part of a larger insurance brokerage group, we have operated successfully as a wholly owned and private business for over a decade. Our company ethos is to create long-term partnerships with our clients based on trust and collaborative working.
We have a clear mission, which is to ensure people at work, or those affected by work, return safely home to their loved ones every day. We are also passionate about changing negative perceptions of the Health and Safety industry
We were formerly known as RHSS Ltd, but underwent a full company rebrand, including name change, in 2018. We wanted something that was more in keeping with our approach and client relationships. As part of the rebrand we decided upon a name change and the meaning of this is given below:
Meaning "High" in old Norse. The quality of our service. The standards that we set ourselves and uphold.
Input The quality of the advice and expertise that we provide, based on the strength of our client relationships and partnerships.
Output The impact this has on our clients business and organisational culture and attitudes towards health and safety.
We approach every task with a can-do attitude and the determination to succeed.
We believe in the power of health and safety to protect lives and livelihoods.
We are always open to new challenges and eager to keep learning.
We are confident in the knowledge, expertise and capability of our people.
We move beyond boundaries and stereotypes to be more than expected.
Jack is a co-founder of Havio and the Managing Director. He is responsible for providing strategic direction on all areas of the business focusing on marketing, sales, operations, HR & finance. Jack is passionate about Safety Reimagined and ensuring we deliver on our dynamic delivery promise. Out the office you will find him spending time with friends and family, eating great food with great people, yoga, golf, meditation and also helping others less fortunate than himself.
Rob is a co-founder of Havio and Director. He is responsible for people, workplace and fire consultancy and health & safety training. Rob has extensive experience of health and safety across a variety of industries having worked in television, media, retail, property, leisure, and event management. Rob is passionate about making a difference and helping people. Out the office you will find Rob spending quality time with his wife and children, gardening, supporting Arsenal and performing the job of taxi driver for his kids.
Karen is the Director of Projects and Marketing. She is responsible for the delivery and implementation of Altitude - our internal H&S operational software. Before Havio, Karen worked in various health and safety roles within the mining and oil and gas industries, focusing on the construction and operations of major international resource projects. Karen is passionate about using innovate solutions to make health & safety easier. On the weekends you will find her doing yoga, going out for coffee and running around after her daughter.
James is a Senior Health & Safety Consultant. He is responsible for leading our waste department whilst also consulting on the workplace and fire safety team. Before Havio, James worked as a QHSE Advisor in the oil and gas industry. James is passionate about seeing clients get real satisfaction from the implementation of his recommendations. Out the office you will most probably find him on watching football or working on his new house.
Richard is a Senior Health & Safety Consultant. He is responsible for leading on workplace and providing fire risk assessments, auditing, training, and mentoring. Before Havio, Richard worked within the army before moving into health & safety where he worked as a health & safety manager and consultant. Richard is passionate about fire safety and training and gets a real buzz out of finding solutions to problems. Out of the office you will most likely find him outdoors and with his family.
Kelly is a Senior Health and Safety Consultant. She is responsible for the delivery of CDM and construction services. Kelly started her career working in a boutique H&Ss consultancy prior to working at Havio. Most important to Kelly is promoting positive safety culture, while maintaining collaborative working relationships with clients. Out of the office Kelly will most likely be seeking new adventures.
Sam is a Lead Health & Safety Consultant. He is responsible for carrying out both contractor and principal contractor site inspections for a wide variety of our clients. Before Havio, Sam served 12 years in the armed forces. Sam is passionate about ensuring standards are high and that both Havio and the client can be proud of what they have achieved. Out of the office you will most probably find him playing several different sports, mainly boxing and rugby!
Lindsey is a Lead Health and Safety Consultant. She is responsible for delivering construction related health and safety services to a wide range of our clients. Before Havio, Lindsey worked for a principal contractor as a health and safety advisor for 3 years. Lindsey is passionate about building relationships and changing perceptions within the industry. Outside of work you will most probably find Lindsey at the gym or socialising with friends.
Tom is a Lead Health & Safety Consultant. He is responsible for safety inspections and providing construction services for our valued clients. Before Havio, Tom worked for 3 years as an onsite health and safety advisor for well-known principal contractors. Tom is passionate about helping clients improve their safety culture and knowledge. Out of the office you will most probably find Tom at the gym.
Max is a Health and Safety Consultant. He is responsible for carrying out workplace risk assessments for clients and providing advice to our valued clients. Before Havio, Max worked as a facilities manager responsible for engineering workshops, test sites, and lab facilities and is our resident COSHH expert. Max is passionate about improving the culture around health and safety. Out of the office you will find Max white water kayaking or rock climbing.
Lee is a Health & Safety Advisor. He is responsible for carrying out construction site inspections and providing health & safety advice for our valued clients. Lee has a background of working in the armed forces and close protection services in Iraq. Lee is passionate about helping people and being in a position where he can ensure that people go home safe every night. Out of the office you will most probably find Lee delving into property or producing music.
Pearce is a Health & Safety Advisor. He is responsible for carrying out fire and workplace risk assessments for our office, leisure and retail clients. Before Havio, Pearce worked as a health & safety coordinator for the UK’s largest arts centre. Pearce is passionate about making a positive impact on the health and safety standards of clients and out the office you will most probably find him in a vinyl music store.
Duncan is a Health & Safety Advisor. He is responsible for carrying out site inspections for our construction clients and assisting them maintain their health & safety systems. Before Havio, Duncan worked as a manger within the hospitality industry. Duncan is passionate about being a reliable and trustworthy source of information to clients when they need it and out the office you will most probably find him partaking in an ocean sport from sailing to spearfishing.
Martin is the Business Controls Manager. He is a key member of the leadership team and is responsible for financial oversight within the business. Martin has a long-standing career working within the financial services industry and is passionate about the finer details and longer-term implications of decisions. In his free time you will find him in the garden or walking his dog, Pippin.
Georgina is an Office Administrator. She is responsible for the financial administration and day to day running of the office. Before Havio, Georgina worked as a resident liaison officer at a small construction company for 5 ½ years. Georgina is passionate about ensuring the smooth running of the financial aspects of the business. Outside of work you will most probably find her at the football or live music (and bottomless brunches).
Charlotte is PA to the Managing Director. She is responsible for providing day to day support to the Directors and the consultant team. Before Havio, Charlotte worked in an office administration role. Charlotte is passionate about ensuring the smooth running of the consultants’ days and assisting team members and clients wherever possible. Outside of work you will find Charlotte in a sunny spot reading a good book.
Josh is the Sales Development Lead. He is responsible for managing all new enquiries into the business and making sure the sales process is streamlined and efficient. Before Havio, Josh worked within the commercial industry for 5 years. Josh is passionate about upholding our dynamic delivery promise to our clients and out of the office you will most probably find him on the golf course.
Health and Safety can seem like a complex area. We offer pragmatic advice and only what is necessary to you and your individual circumstances. Contact us today to start the conversation.