About Us

Since the business was founded by David Welton it has always worked on the principle that by providing excellent service repeat business and word of mouth recommendation would be the key to continued success.

Financial Information

D H Welton is a privately owned family business that trades without any debt or borrowing and has the highest possible credit rating for the construction sector. If you like more information read our Financial Statement.

Our Mission Statement is the basis of this ethos:-

‘ To work in partnership with customers to provide environmentally sustainable quality service and products at a competitive price through a trained, motivated and positive staff in a safe working environment.’

Meet Our Team

The most important factor in any businesses success is ensuring the staff are  content and working to their maximum potential.

We are constantly striving to improve the working conditions of our staff by providing training and whatever support they require at all times. Wherever possible we will always try to promote from within the organisation when a position becomes available and are committed to recruiting and training apprentices.

Over 80% of our staff have been with us for 10 years or more including the 3 senior managers with over 65 years combined service.

Mike Welton
Mike WeltonManaging Director
Joined the business in 1983 after graduating from Manchester Building College with a Diploma in Building Studies.

Initially he spent 5 years working externally with the surfacing division to gain the necessary experience before becoming a surfacing Contracts Manager in 1988 and eventually taking over as the head of the surfacing division in 1993. A management buyout in 2005 saw him replace David Welton as the Managing Director.

Martin McQuaid
Martin McQuaidDirector
Joined the business in 1989 initially working as a foreman bricklayer before becoming a Contracts Manager with the construction division in 1994.

Martin was promoted to a Director in 2005 following a company restructure.

Stefan Cooke
Stefan CookeSenior Contracts Manager
Joined the business in 1999 as a surfacing Contracts Manager after working as a Services Manager for Nestle for 7 years.


D H Welton have always been committed to achieving and delivering the highest industry standards and to reinforce this objective as well as our own internal procedures we are accredited by the following bodies.