From our inception in 2009, we’ve grown to become one of the UK’s leading office design & fit out companies.

Our staff from the ground up are focused on creating some of the most inspiring working environments that the UK has seen, paying close attention to the quality of service and finish that we provide.

We firmly believe that this is the reason some of the UK’s leading brands have chosen us to carry out their office design and fit out works.

Whether you are looking for a full-scale office fit-out for your premises, or you need certain elements of your office space refurbished, there is no project too large or too small for us to take on. From simple partitioning projects to complete CDM sites, we do it all.

Over the 10 years we have been in business, we have worked with some of the UK’s most well known and well loved brands, including:

Our Accreditations

Meet The Team

Our team are the main reason we are able to deliver great projects to companies all over the UK! See a little more information about them here.

Roy Thompson

Director

Roy is one of the founding members of ACI, responsible for all aspects of running the business. When Roy is not at work he has a hectic family life supporting hobbies such as Equestrian, Rugby and Football, Roy is also the Sponsorship Secretary for his local Rugby Club, Kesteven Rugby.

Richard Yeo

Director

Richard has been working in the interiors industry since 1997 and is a founding member of aci. His background is in technical sales and project management of turn-key fit out projects, he ‘loves it when a plan comes together!’ He is a ’petrol-head’ and motor sport enthusiast who regularly goes to the 24 hours of Le Mans car race in France.

Nick Smith

Project Manager

Nick is one of ACI’s turn-key project mangers and was ACI’s first employee, he has worked in the industry for 16 years. Nick has worked with a large variety of clients from retail, commercial and end users and expects nothing less than the best from his team and likes nothing more than to walk away from a project leaving no snags for the client. Away from work Nick enjoys spending time with his family and undertaking some challenging obstacle races.

Jake Wright

Electrical Division Manager

Jake is the Electrical Division manager and one of our turn-key project managers and been a member of ACI since 2015. He has been working in the construction industry for 15 years so can normally find a solution to most problems. When not at work he enjoys spending time with family on walks with the odd pub on route.

Dan Scott

Project Manager

Dan joined ACI in 2019 as a Project Manager, specialising in Retail, Residential and Commercial Fit-Outs. Dan has been in the trade for over 19 years having started his career as a bench joiner. In his spare time, he enjoys football coaching, watching Lincoln City FC and family time.

Shaun Kelly

Construction Manager

Shaun Kelly has worked in the construction industry for over 20 years, joining ACI in 2019 as a project manager. His client base has included major high street retailers such as Marks and Spencer as well as Nationwide Building Society. He is also a fine stickler for detail! In his spare time, he enjoys playing rugby and golf at the weekends, as well as spending time with his young family. Shaun is also a huge Liverpool fan! His dog, Freddie, is his best friend and follows him everywhere!

Ryan Jones

Technical Sales

Ryan is our technical sales representative here at ACI, specialising in the sales & project management of our Unirack shelving system and steel partitioning. When not at work, he’s a keen football fan following Derby County as well as playing for local 5-a-side teams.

Felicity Insley

Creative & Design

Felicity is our creative designer who started with us at the beginning of 2019 but has worked in the industry for 12 years. When she is not sat at her desk making things look pretty, she loves keeping fit, travelling to far off lands and of course a cheeky tipple or two.

Andy Ashall

Area Sales Manager

Andy is our furniture specialist and has 25 years of experience in supplying furniture to the private, public, and education sectors. Away from work he enjoys reading, travel, and all sports. Andy is our big golf enthusiast, and he currently plays off a 5 handicap.

Jackie Straw

Accounts & Administration

Jackie works in accounts and administration a relatively new member to the ACI team having been here a year now.  In her spare time Jackie enjoys spending time with family and friends, dog walking and holidaying in Greece.

Mark James

Site Foreman / Master Joiner

Mark is one of our valued site managers here at ACI, working across the country on a wide range of projects. A specialist joiner, he can do everything from bespoke joinery works, to hanging doors and anything in-between. Outside of work he is a keen runner and is looking to complete the Manchester Marathon very soon!

Dan Phillips

Site Fitter

Dan works along side Mark on ACI sites to complete different aspects of our fit-out works, from building partition walls, installing suspended ceilings and helping to build kitchens, he always works hard to ensure the jobs get done. Away from work Dan loves nothing more that to hit the surfs in Cornwall.

Matt Greenhough

Apprentice

One of the newest members of the ACI team, Matt is our joinery apprentice, working alongside Mark on a variety of projects to learn a wide array of trades. From building plasterboard partitioning to installing carpet and hard flooring, he’s happy to get his hands dirty. When he’s not working hard on ACI sites, Matt is a keen festival goer, regularly attending live music events across the country.

Paul Grewcock

Site Foreman

Paul is another one of our site managers here at ACI, working alongside the Project Managers on a wide array of projects for clients across the country. He’s one of ACI’s longest serving tradesmen and has been with us for a very long time. Paul is a massive Leicester city supporter and plays golf.

JD

Master Joiner

JD is one of our specialist joiners here at ACI, taking on a lot of the specialist joinery work required on a lot of our projects. Beyond that, he’s a bit of an all hands on deck kind of guy taking on a wide array of work when required. When not working, JD loves to ski (as you can probably work out from his photo) and spending time with his family.

Tom Pearson

Electrician

Tom is one of our electricians at ACI, working on Jake’s team to complete the electrical works on our fit-out projects. Whether it’s installing LED lighting across a premises, or installing floor boxes and other power outlets as part of our wider fit-out work, he helps the team out in a number of ways. Away from work, Tom likes going on long walks with his dogs.

Dave Stanley

Electrician

Dave is another member of ACI’s electrical installation team, working across the country to complete electrical works wherever required. Having completed a lot of work on our previous Porcelanosa sites, there isn’t anything electrical that Dave isn’t happy to take on. Away from Works Dave likes to spend time with his family and hit the Gym.

Derrick Hill

Furniture Installer

Derrick is part of the furniture installation team here at ACI, working closely with Andy our Area Sales Manager to supply and install furniture to companies across the UK! When he’s not delivering and building furniture for our valued clients, Derrick is a bit of a DIY master, regularly fixing things and bringing them back to life!

Graham Walton

Site Fitter

Graham is one of our site fitters here at ACI, working on the main fit-out elements of our projects including the installation of ceilings, the building of partition walls and installation of carpet and hard flooring. Outside of work, Graham enjoys spending time in the sun when he can, spending time with his family as well as enjoying the odd drink.

James Abbott

Site Fitter

James is one of our skilled site fitters here at ACI, working with the rest of the fitting teams to complete fit-out works including taping & filling, plastering, general painting and decorating, tiling, flooring installations and ceiling installations. When he’s not busy working on ACI projects, James goes to the gym regularly, does boxing and Thai boxing. He also loves spending time with his little boy Alfie and taking his partner Rachael for meals. James always works hard so he can spend his time off holidaying in exotic locations!

Jimmy Walton

Site Fitter

Another one of our skilled site fitters, Jimmy works with the rest of the fitting teams to complete fit-out works including taping & filling, plastering, general painting and decorating, tiling, flooring installations and ceiling installations.

Craig Dowsett

Site Manager

Craig is one of  our Site Managers who has been in the construction industry for 22 years, starting off as a Joiner and progressively working his way to being a Site Manager.  Craig has worked on numerous large and small projects including the St. George Wandsworth, completing 154 high end apartments as well as managing the penthouse fit out. Craig’s hobbies and interests include going to the gym, a competitive game of poker, good food and cooking.

Our work

Lancaster Building Society Fit-Out

Retail

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Building Society Refurbishment & Fit-Out for Nationwide

Retail

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Full Design & Build Project for Everlight Radiology

Office Refurbishment

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Flagship Building Society Fit-Out for Nationwide

Office Fit Out

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Furniture Fit-Out Project for Milton Keynes College

Educational

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Full Fit-Out Project for Milton Keynes College

Educational

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Over 104 years of experience, helping us get every job done, on time and on budget.

Established in 2009, aci™ has gone from strength to strength working in close partnership with our valued customers and suppliers across the UK, operating from our base in Nottingham.

With a combined 30 years of experience in the Interiors and Storage Industries, we are sure that we can overcome any design complications or challenges that you may have.

Our core values are based on very solid foundations, which are highlighted below:-

  • To provide the best customer service at all times, exceeding your expectations.
  • To be true to our business ethics, honesty and fairness.
  • To ensure that our promises are kept.
  • To create and maintain strong relationships with customers, prospects, suppliers and acquaintances.
  • To constantly learn and develop ensuring our customers get the most up to date solutions possible.

aci™ is a lean operation, with low operating overheads, backed by strong supplier relationships ensuring that we deliver the most cost effective solution that the market has to offer. This may sound idealistic, but give us a try, you will be pleasantly surprised.