Our Team

Darren Clark

Operations Director

A director at bts Group Ltd since 2006, Darren has been operations director since March 2012 at both bts and tbf Traffic Ltd. A key figure at bts for more than 20 years, his personal growth includes the acquisition and overseeing of tbf Traffic Ltd. In addition to working constantly to ensure tbf Traffic delivers quality and value, he is committed to the realisation of the aspirations and potential of the company and of the individuals within it.

Peter Ryland

Business Manager

Peter founded Traffic Management Solutions Ltd. in 2001, having worked in traffic management in both the UK and Ireland. With expert knowledge and valuable connections in the industry, Peter manages all aspects of business development for the company.

Andrew Stiff

Depot Manager (Needham Market)

Andrew has over 12 years’ experience of traffic management, both office-based and roadside. He’s now heading up the tbf depot in Needham Market, where he uses his excellent project planning, management, and implementation skills to deliver top class service.

T: 01449 490865 M: 07880 032319
Email: andrew.stiff@tbftraffic.com

Tim Wright

Depot Manager (South Mimms)

Tim Wright has been in the traffic management business for 20 years. He’s qualified as an IPV TMF, with M1, 2, 3 and TSCO, and has experience in everything from high-speed sector schemes (contra-flows) on the motorway right down to basic stop & go on rural roads. Tim’s worked his way up through supervisor, operations manager and now depot manager. He joined tbf as part of our exciting expansion in 2021 – a safe pair of hands to run the new Hertfordshire depot.

T: 01707 953457 M: 07968 317544
Email: tim.wright@tbftraffic.com

Simon Large

Depot Manager (Dereham)

Simon has worked within the traffic management industry for 15 years. Previously our Planning Manager, he has a vast knowledge of the process required to plan and set up traffic management. Simon has worked his way up from operative, coordinator, planner, senior planner, planning manager, and now to depot manager. Simon has experience with local councils and permits – he is now focusing on continuing growth and excellency at the Dereham depot.

T: 01362 685992 M: 07968 317544
Email: simon.large@tbftraffic.com

Our Support Team

Our Traffic Management on the road is what is visible of tbf Traffic but behind the scenes a well-oiled, efficient support team makes it all happen from planning, scheduling, accounts to dealing with the clients and public. Meet the team:

Ben Licence

Health & Safety Advisor

Ben joined tbf in autumn 2022, bringing years of H&S and logistics experience. He champions health and safety within the business: providing audits, induction training, advice and support.

Anne-Marie Kewley

Admin Manager

Anne-Marie joined tbf Traffic in December 2016. After leaving university, Anne-Marie worked in Social Work throughout the UK for 12 years before returning to Suffolk. Anne-Marie has brought her varied skills and experience to tbf Traffic and has developed a solid administration routine for the company.

Matt Page

Operations Manager

Matt Page started at tbf in 2018 and has worked in the traffic management industry for 16 years in total. He has been invaluable in setting up our South Mimms depot (opened 2021), taking up the role of Operations Manager and helping to establish tbf’s reputation in new arenas.

Rob Tooke

Head Co-ordinator

Rob keeps things moving: assigning jobs to our traffic management operatives, liaising with clients, and making sure everybody knows what's going on. Effective communication = efficient work!

Allan Smith

Traffic Coordinator

Allan has long been associated with bts Group and joined the tbf Traffic team to assist with the logistics of scheduling utility works, and other areas of operation. He flourished in the role and is now the traffic coordinator at our Dereham depot, assisting depot manager Simon in the progression, growth and development of the depot.

Ashley Varley

Planning Manager

Ashley has worked in traffic management for 12 years. He’s highly experienced and qualified in the field (holding M1/M2 /M3/M5/M6/M7 12AB 12AB TMF qualifications). Ashley is now tbf’s Planning Manager – planning works and managing the planning team on a day-to-day basis.

Tony Brame

Senior Planner

Tony has worked in traffic management for over 15 years, and has been with tbf for around eight of those. He has continued to develop his expertise at the company – first as a Compliance officer, then Planner, and now Senior Planner. Tony's role involves drawing comprehensive Traffic Management plans and securing permissions from local authorities.

Liam Moore


Liam worked as a traffic management operative for many years before moving into the support team. Liam now produces all required CAD drawings, TTRO applications and notices, to ensure jobs go ahead as planned.

Shaun Whitfield


Shaun has 14 years of experience in traffic management and holds Lantra M1/M2/M5/M6 qualifications. He’s now expanding his expertise by training as a full-time Planner – creating bespoke traffic management plans using CAD software, liaising with clients and local authorities, and processing applications.

Dan Hillier

Sign Technician

Dan's role includes creating signage processes, and designing and creating bespoke signs for tbf Traffic's clients.