SalkoUK - Ed Geston - Customer Service Manager

Ed Geston MEng CEng IMechE

Customer Service Manager

Project Experience

  • Customer Service Manager, negotiation and contract management for 5 CCGT’s, £150M
  • Project site management on over 50 UK and International projects, with values from £100k to £70M
  • Multi levelled experience from commissioning and assessment lead, through quality, commercial and contract to overall PM
  • Broad breadth of  projects from military and retail sectors to steam turbine and CCGT power sectors, including nuclear sites
  • Working on both long term new build projects and service project

Career Summary

  • Customer Service Manager Salko UK Ltd 2019 – Present
  • Site Lead, FieldCore/GE 2017-2019
  • Customer Service Manager, Alstom/GE 2008-2016
  • Project Manager, UK ST, Alstom 2005-2008
  • GT Commissioning Engineer/Manager, Alstom 1999-2005
  • Captain REME, British Army 1995-1999
  • University of Bath 1991-1995
  • Pre-university apprenticeship, RAE Farnborough 1990-1991


  • MEng (First) Engineering Systems, Design and Manufacture, University of Bath
  • Chartered Engineer with the IMechE
  • APMP Level D
  • Alstom –AET, COMET, GT24/26 COMET expert II, GT24/26 Function & Design, QMS auditor, EHS Elevator & International Passport , PMO and LEAN coach
  • GE –Advanced Outage Manager training


  • Extensive contractual, legal and commercial expertise
  • Developed and demonstrated leadership of small and large teams
  • Well practiced communication and presentation skills
  • Wide technical background including mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, CBM, commissioning and controls
  • Technical documentation publication and training system development and delivery
  • Proven delivery of projects to budget and on time

Meet the rest of our team

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SalkoUK - Dean Murphy - Managing Director

Dean Murphy


SalkoUK - Stephen Mason - Business Development Director

Stephen Mason

Managing Director

Chris Haver

Mining and Tunneling Operations Director

Mark Watkinson

Energy and Industrial Operations Director

Dave Webster

QHSE Director

Gary Murphy

QHSE Director (Site)

Georgina Murphy

Finance Director

Dave Holland

Mechanical Project Manager

Sim Sharphouse

Operations Manager (Energy)

Bob Fletcher

Business Development Manager

Barry Sewell

QA Manager

Carl Padgett

Operations Manager (Commercial)

Paula Wiles

HR Business Partner

Matt Lindon

Project Engineer

Mike Smith

Project Controller

Dave Curry

Safety Manager

Lee Duffin

Procurement / Stores Manager

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