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Dan Evans

Chief Operations Officer, Speedy Services

Professional background and skills

Dan is currently the COO of Speedy Asset Services where he has worked for 12 years. This roles takes ownership of all the equipment rental operations across c.200 locations, all sales function across all rental categories and the test, inspection and certification business Lloyds British.

Dan is a member of the Executive Board of Speedy Asset Services and chair of the UK Operation Board.

Dan has also held a number of senior positions during his time with Speedy, more recently as Managing Director for the hire business, Contract Director and also Area Services Director.

Dan is a Non-Executive Director of a rail civil engineering and plant hire business working directly for Network Rail.

Industry influence

Dan interacts with all of Speedy Asset Services top 30 customers across each of their chosen sectors including infrastructure, construction, housing and industrial / manufacturing.

Dan also maintains a strong social media presence with over 3,000 followers on LinkedIn and enjoys attending various networking and change management events across the industry and those adjacent.

Other relevant information

Dan places a keen interest in how product and services innovation can change and develop our industry. This includes introducing carbon reducing / zero carbon products and strategies, removing waste from the supply chain and reducing the logistical impact of the supply chain. Through collaborative working with the wider industry supply chain and the embracing of new technologies, Dan believes that we can not only undertake activity more sustainably, but safer and with greater value into communities and society.