Our Leadership Team

Robert Buxton

Managing Director

As Managing Director, Rob holds overall responsibility of all operations at Briggs of Burton Group across the UK, North America and China. In 2019, under Rob’s leadership Briggs of Burton successfully acquired a leading Scottish Coppersmith Manufacturer, McMillan in Prestonpans, Scotland. 

Rob plays a key role in collaborating with our sister companies Ziemann Holvrieka and DME Process Systems in order to provide successful commercial and technical solutions to clients’ capital projects in the hygienic liquid industries. 

Over the last 25 years, Rob has risen through the ranks and has managed and delivered both small and large projects within a variety of industries, specifically covering Brewing and Yeast Handling. Rob has led projects for blue chip clients such as AB Mauri in China and Miller Coors in the USA as well as managing a regional office in South Africa.

Robert Buxton