About Us

A professional approach that's grounded in experience and a commitment to service.

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Modern business centre, corridor and elevators

Our Team

Pioneer Lifts places value in being personally visible and responsible to all our clients. Our technical staff and contractors are chosen for their ability, experience and flexible approach.

We take pride in smooth and efficient operational delivery and ensure all parties know what we are doing and when it is happening. As an owner-operated company, we will not compromise quality for business volume and we will always meet our commitments.



mhMatthew Hoult has been a director of Pioneer Lifts since its incorporation and leads in field and technical operations.

Before Pioneer he was a branch manager for one of the major national lift firms, with responsibility for Birmingham and the West Midlands.  Prior to that, he worked for Excelsior Lifts, managing installation and modernisation projects.

Matthew also worked on various high profile projects as Lift Tester and Technician with another national firm. Before this, he was with Bennie Lifts where he started as an apprentice.


gmGareth McIndoe is a founding director of Pioneer Lifts. With Matt, he has grown the business from its inception.  He was previously a general manager with one of the major national firms with responsibility for UK service operations.

Prior to that, Gareth worked as a manager within lift maintenance and modernisation.  Before entering the lift industry he graduated from Durham University with an MBA.  He formerly served as an Army Infantry Officer for seven years.