Meet the Team

Unrivalled personal experience...

Over the years, we have built a team of directors with unrivalled personal experience of the international energy, oil and gas, engineering and construction industries.

Peter Maltby

Peter Maltby
Chairman and Founder

Peter founded Contracts Consultancy Limited (CCL) in 1981. He holds BSc (Hons) and MSc degrees in civil engineering from the University of Southampton. Prior to founding CCL, he was a subcontracts manager for MW Kellogg and Bechtel. His previous experience includes working with NADGECO, the Greater London Council and consulting engineers Binnie & Partners. Peter has worked on oil, gas and petrochemical projects in the UK, Europe, Ireland, and Abu Dhabi. He is an arbitrator and conciliator for the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, and is a director of five other companies.

Chris Maltby

Chris Maltby
Managing Director

Chris is an honours graduate in economic and social history from the University of Kent. He is responsible for the overall management of the CCL North American Operation based out of Houston. Before joining CCL, Chris worked as a commercial account manager in the internet sector and as a sales executive for Carlton TV.


Richard Holmes

Richard Holmes
Operations Director
Richard has more than 25 years relevant experience supporting the energy industry across the United Kingdom. Richard has worked for City Centre Staff Bureau (8 years) and then with OIS-Atkins for over 12 years. In the mid-90s, he worked for ABB Lutech Resources and with Cappo International. Richard joined CCL in 2001. His prime responsibility is to ensure that CCL's mobilisation and compliance standards are uphelp to the highest industry standards. 


Richard Patterson

Richard Patterson
Director, Business Development

Richard has worked in supporting predominately oil and gas, pharmaceutical, and engineering consultancy sectors for the better part of 20 years. He is responsible for business development activities for CCL, particularly in the Europe, Middle East and Asia. Before joining CCL, Richard was country manager in Ireland, and has experience in countries including the UK, UAE, Australia, and France.


Matt Smallwood

Matt Smallwood
Global Finance Director
Matt is an ACA qualified accountant, and following his early career at PWC he has gained extensive global recruitment industry experience. For the past 20 years, Matt has demonstrated his abilities to manage and improve financial operations, commercial decision making and business planning. With CCL Global recently opening several global offices to support local operations, the need for Matt's financial and commercial experience, in tandem with CCL's expanding operations, will be of significant commercial value to both CCL and its clients.


James Monaghan

James Monaghan
Regional Director - North America
James brings more than a decade of energy services experience to CCL's core management team. His career began in Manchester, England where he quickly established himself as an industry-leading business development professional. James continued to further his career which led him move to the United States. CCL's ownership team brought James on board in 2015 as the U.S. Regional Director - focused on growing the CCL brand and presence in the Energy market. In addition to running day-to-day operations in CCL's Houston office, James continues to provide market-leading service to our clients. 

Direct: +1 (0) 713 425 6330

Greg Clarke

Greg Clarke
Regional Director, Africa
Greg Clarke oversees the day to day operations and expansion of CCL Global's network of companies throughout Sub Saharan Africa. Ensuring local compliance and adherence to strict local content legislation in each jurisdiction in which CCL operate.
Before joining CCL, Greg worked for a major EPC contractor, leading delivery of local content and managing community relations on significant and high profile capital projects in remote parts of South East Asia and North West Africa. Originally from the UK, he has lived and worked on five different continents in the construction and resource extraction industries with a focus on sales, HR and external affairs.

Direct: +255 766 722 982

Jon Cox

Jon Cox 
Regional Director - UK, Europe, Middle East

Initially a Manufacturing Systems Engineer with Pirelli and Fiat, Jon holds a Business Management degree from Brighton University and an MSc from the Politechnico di Torino. He joined PSD in the late 90s, progressing to Sales Director at Start, then became MD of Longbridge Technology. He has 25 years' industry experience, with a reputation among clients for integrity and delivery in Control Systems, APC, Refining and MES. As Regional Director Jon is responsible for leading CCL in the UK, Europe and Middle East to deliver quality service, to ISO 9001 and APSCo Codes of Conduct. 

Direct: +44 (0) 20 8333 4156

Keith Jones

  Keith Jones
Business Director

Keith has over 14 years energy recruitment and staffing experience and is currently responsible for the sales, recruitment and workforce solutions offerings across the EMEA region. Prior to joining CCL Global, Keith held the position of Managing Director for a global leading staffing firm. His vast experience spreads across 5 continents, supporting the most prominent Oil & Gas and Energy Companies. Keith is now leading a dynamic team in London who are dedicated to growing our presence across the region and providing industry-leading recruitment and consultancy services.
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