Our Team

Get to Know the Barclayss® Team.

John Barclay

Managing Director

John has over 15 years’ experience in safety management, behavioural safety and culture change across a variety of industries. He has a genuine passion for helping Leaders and businesses develop and implement sustainable safety solutions and business transformation.

As with all members of the Barclayss® team, John has a client-first approach, focussing on the end game and positive outcomes for you.

John and the Barclayss® team can help you get your business to where you want it to be.

Tony Wittcomb

Director of Consulting

Tony is a pragmatic, engaging and empowering leader, with over 20 years’ experience in executive/senior level Health Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) and Operational Management roles across multiple industry sectors and countries.

He is passionate about helping businesses develop Leaders, teams and individuals who can deliver sustainable organisational and cultural change. He sees himself as a lifelong learner and is constantly refining his own skills and knowledge to provide better services for you.

Bob Perovic

Client Relationship Manager

Bob is a strategic business leader with over 20 years’ experience in stakeholder relations in tourism, finance, and global B2B merchant industries, across three continents.

Bob has a passion for effective leadership and psychological innovation and holds formal qualifications in leadership. He enjoys partnering with businesses to optimise safety strategies and produce beneficial financial and organisational outcomes.

Alan Stevenson

Executive Consultant

Alan is a results-orientated, skilled professional with a solid project management background and expertise in developing and implementing world-class Integrated Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental (QHSE) Management Systems.

He benefits from significant international experiences in more than a dozen different countries and forging multi-cultural workforce teams. 

Nicole Heffernan

Associate Consultant

Nicole is an internationally accredited organisational coach and human performance improvement specialist. She has a background in psychology and executive coaching, with over 10 years’ experience across a range of organisational settings as a consultant, coach, therapist, and facilitator/trainer.

Nicole’s passion is partnering with your business to ensure everyone goes home safely.

Joseph Cameron

Senior Consultant

Joe has over 11 years’ experience in health and safety management roles, predominantly in high-risk construction and production environments.

Having started his career in nursing, Joe has a vision to make a difference in peoples’ lives. He has a passion for developing proactive safety cultures through coaching and mentoring, and forges close relationships with clients to produce sustainable results.

Rachel Smith

Senior Consultant

Rachel has over 15 years’ experience in HSE roles within high-risk environments, covering the oil, energy and resources industry sectors.

She has a drive for providing insightful and developmental support and strategies for people at all organisational levels, to help them become successful and evolve from ‘good to great’. Having provided coaching and mentoring support at all levels, Rachel is adept at identifying the ideal approach with leaders of different styles; assisting them in increasing their focus on achieving sustainable organisational, team and cultural change.

Jeff Dean

Senior Consultant

Jeff has international consulting experience on some of the world’s largest Oil and Gas Projects with results acknowledged by clients. His experience draws on a diverse background, including safety, construction, logistics, mining, security and 12 years of professional accounting in taxation, local government and industry.

Jeff’s focus is empowering and coaching people to realise their potential and partnering with clients to create outstanding leadership and cultural change.

Holly Ferguson

Content Creator

With a background in multi-platform journalism, Holly thrives when creating engaging video, audio and print media. She has over 5 years experience working in the media and has worked across several parts of the industry from reporting to TV production.

Holly brings a new level of capability to our team and our clients by producing our content in way no-one else can.

Our Numbers Speak for Themselves


400+ Workshops Facilitated

Achieving Culture

150+ Years of Combined Experience

Data Analysis

1000+ Work Sites Visited

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