Meet the Team

Ferratis team


Lead by David Southworth and Mick Brown, the Ferrartis team share a wealth of engineering experience and expertise.

We are a small, dedicated company, who pride ourselves on delivering truly personalised service to our clients.


David Southworth

David is a seasoned project manager who has worked internationally in the power, transport and leisure industries. David’s managed a long and diverse list of contracts, including:

  • Power Stations (SAR & China)
  • Train Builds (DMUs & Trams)
  • University Campus (Shanghai)
  • IT Projects (Alstom)
  • Aircraft Interiors (Airbus A380)
  • Railway Overhead Line (GrantRail)
  • Railway Civil Engineering (Thameslink & Drax)


Mick Brown

Mick is joint owner and Manufacturing Director here at Ferrartis. Mick’s creativity and flair for innovation has helped to strengthen Ferrartis’ reputation for problem solving. Mick has over 30 years’ experience in the Rail industry, including:

  • Vehicle Build
  • Production Management
  • Sub-Contract Management
  • Facilitation of Improvement Groups 


Jamie Powell
General Manager

Jamie has run bespoke fabrication workshops for 15 years having worked his way up from being a fabricator. Jamie oversee the fabrication section of Ferrartis, managing the work from tender to delivery, setting priorities and ensuring quality, on-time delivery. Jamie's experience derives from meeting challenges on major civil sites such as sub-stations, railway, schools, hospitals and water treatment works. Jamie has worked with a number of blue chip clients including:

  • Alstom Power
  • Bombardier RaiUK
  • Carillion JM Ltd
  • Costain Ltd
  • Galliford Try Infrastructure Ltd
  • Laing O’Rourke Infrastructure Ltd
  • Morgan Sindall Group PLC
  • Morrisons Utility Services Ltd
  • Network Rail
  • Red Bull Technologies Ltd (Formula 1)
  • Skanska PLC


Jane Gomersall
Office Manager

Jane is our anchor in the office, managing just about everything - procurement, invoicing, payments and general administration - and Jane manages to do this on a part time basis! If you need to contact Jane she can be reached as follows:

Monday to Thursday
09:30 - 15:30
0333 011 9162