Paul Padfield

Surfacing Director


Paul Padfield was appointed FM Conway’s Surfacing Director in 2019. He is responsible for the management and development of the Surfacing division, ensuring all contracts and frameworks are delivered to the highest quality, on programme and to budget. 

Paul has over 36 years’ technical and leadership experience within the infrastructure services and highway maintenance sector. Prior to his most recent appointment as Surfacing Director, Paul’s career had seen him successfully lead roles as Senior Contracts Manager at FM Conway, and also Surfacing Operations Director at Elm and Regional Director at Toppesfield. Furthermore, Paul is also a member of the Institute of Highways and Transportation.

Since returning to the company in January 2018 as Head of Surfacing, Paul has helped establish FM Conway as an industry leader in surfacing, diversifying and growing our service offering by incorporating planing, lining and anti-skid functions to the division.

Utilising his wealth of experience, Paul has proven extremely beneficial in understanding and addressing the needs of both our public and private sector clients and ensures that the company continues to deliver great work on our roads.