A Glimpse into the Minds of our winners of the McAndrew Martin Ltd Staff Awards

As we celebrate the successes of the past year at MML, it’s time to recognise the outstanding individuals who have played a pivotal role in our achievements. Today, we have the privilege of hearing from some of our award winners as they share their thoughts and reflections.

Lee Sergeant – MML Trailblazer
How does it feel to win your award?
“It feels great to not only be part of the history of MML, but also its future.

What’s been the standout moment for you leading up to the award? Any great work moments /achievements you’d like to share?
“Nearly making it to 25 years of service!”

Any words to MML/the team?
“The future of the business is bright and we have some very exciting times ahead.”

Muhammad Shahid – Champion of Excellence

How does it feel to win your award?
It feels incredibly rewarding to win this award. It’s a validation of the hard work and dedication I’ve put into my role, and it encourages me to continue striving for the best in everything I do.

What’s been the standout moment for you leading up to the award? Any great work moments /achievements you’d like to share?
The standout moment leading up to receive this award has been the collective efforts and collaboration within our team. Moreover, overcoming challenges and achieving milestones that I never thought possible. It’s been a journey filled with growth and accomplishments.

Any words to MML / the team?
“I would like to pay heartfelt gratitude to board members; Jason Marshall, William McAndrew, Tom Gould, and Tim Redfern for providing an opportunity for young talent to showcase our achievement and for nominating me for this precious award.

I would like to thank Martin Smith and Guy Hamilton Fletcher for their continued support throughout my journey with McAndrew Martin –  It’s truly an honour to be a part of this supportive and talented team.”

Pauline- 25 Years of Dedication

How does it feel to win your award?
“I am very proud and overwhelmed to receive the Long Service Award. Thank you for recognising this meaningful 25 year anniversary. It means a lot that MML remembered and decided to accentuate this passage of time. I thank you wholeheartedly and here’s to the next 25.” 

What’s been the standout moment for you leading up to the award? Any great work moments /achievements you’d like to share?
“Just being at MML is a standout moment as no two days are the same and I have enjoyed many achievements since I have been at MML.  We strive to do our best each day and not just my own work but by helping others as well. I have grown throughout the business in admin and I have built up trust and support from my colleagues and management throughout the years and we are all working as very close-knit teams. I have enjoyed working in every department and recently gained a clearance for working on secure projects going forward.”

Any words to MML / the team?
“It has been an honour and a pleasure working with MML over the past 25 years. I have had the opportunity to collaborate with a diverse range of individuals over the years, many of whom I now consider to be true friends.

MML have a brilliant, friendly and hardworking team working here now who are very keen and conscientious to bring all projects to the finish line in a timely and exemplary manner with the clients wishes always in the forefront. To everyone at MML keep up the great work and long may it continue.”

Stu- Making an Impact

How does it feel to win your award?
“I’m incredibly pleased to have been recognised with this award, even more so as it certainly wasn’t something I expected! I’m really pleased that we have taken the time to recognise achievements within the company and that the small role I play has been acknowledged as having an impact across the business. This award motivates me even more to continue striving for excellence and to try and make a positive impact in everything I do, as well as to continue to work with my excellent team to develop the business for its staff, clients, and contractors alike.”

What’s been the standout moment for you leading up to the award? Any great work moments /achievements you’d like to share?
“Being new to the industry having only joined the business 6 months ago when I left the Army, the standout moment for is the support and guidance I have received from just about every member staff I have worked with at MML! Welcoming, approachable and knowledgeable, they have made my transition from service life to a civilian career seamless. From the CEO downwards everyone has made me feel so welcome, offering me a helping hand where necessary but also recognising the skills and experiences I gained within the Parachute Regiment to ensure I add maximum value to the team and the business.”

Any words to MML / the team?
Just a big thank you from me for all your support and collaboration since I joined. All the awards won today are a reflection of our collective effort, dedication and teamwork where everyone of us has played a vital role in the business’ shared success to date. Let’s continue to inspire and empower each other as we strive for an even better FY 24/25! 

In Conclusion
As we continue to strive for excellence, the senior management team extends their appreciation to all colleagues for their dedication and teamwork. We look forward to maintaining our momentum as we pursue further achievements in the upcoming year.

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