East West Army Surplus Ltd is a Basildon based business, only 10 minutes from Field Textiles. This establishes Basildon, as "The Hub" of army surplus wholesale in the UK.
Below you will find the details of our team. Please direct any queries to the relevant members of staff.
As a retired Managing Director, John Scott continues to provide his wealth of experience and knowledge to assist East West Army Surplus Limited’s present and future development. He has worked with East West since the business became a limited company in 2013 while he was responsible for the government’s successful Growth Accelerator programme in Essex. As a Business Consultant, John continued to support East West when the Growth Accelerator programme was prematurely closed, and John was appointed a non-executive director at East West in 2018.
Andy Baker has many years’ experience in both retail and wholesale army surplus. Previous employment as Field Textile's Technical Advisor and his contacts in the military scene and disposals places him in an unrivalled position for industry knowledge. An expert problem solver, with access to the South East's leading business consultants, he leads the East West team in a firm, but fair fashion.
Graham Kelly has been with the company for 6 years, starting as Administration Assistant and has progressed to his current role as Senior Administrator/Office Manager. His current duties include customer service, credit control, invoicing, shipping, preparing payroll and amongst others. Most recently Graham has added export control to his duties, which involves dealing with the processes of exporting goods and liaising with government bodies. Graham's business qualifications include City and Guilds Business and Administration level 2, advanced GNVQ in IT and MCP Server 2000.
Sunny started his career as a part-time warehouse assistant, working alongside other warehouse staff. Sunny showed a keenness to learn and was offered an NVQ apprenticeship in Warehousing which he completed on the 16th June 2015. Sunny has now moved into international sales and is working with John Scott, to increase sales and open new routes. His qualifications include BIT NVQ Level 2 and Warehousing NVQ level 2.