Meet the Arborists - Our Tree Surgery Team

The Arborists @ Bawden Tree Care

At the heart of Bawden Tree Care are our arborists, a team of professionals who provide great tree surgery day after day, with attention to detail, focus on customer service, offering practical solutions, knowledge and insight.  Find out a little more about this great team and what makes them tick:

Stevyn Sargent Bawden Tree Care Team leader  

Name: Stevyn Sargent

Job Title: Team Leader

Favourite Tree:  Silver Birch

Best part of my job:  Working as part of a team

Most interesting task you have completed:  Seeing Redwoods in their native habitat

Which part of the Arb Industry interests you most:  Felling tree

Favourite food type: Chinese

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink: Cold 

All time hero:  Thierry Henry

Tree Surgeon Tom Hart Bawden Tree Care  

Name: Tom Hart.

Job Title: Climbing Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Eucalyptus

Best part of my job:  Climbing

Most interesting task you have completed:  Tree felling course.

Which part of the Arb Industry interests you most:  Single Rope Technique Climbing.

Favourite food type:  Italian

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Coffee

All time hero:  Travis Pastrana (Motocross)

Richard Legg Climber at Bawden Tree Care  

Name: Richard Legg.

Job Title: Climbing Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Copper Beech

Best part of my job:  Felling trees

Most interesting task you have completed:  Emergency tree work on Stornaway, Scotland, being flown in by helicopter.

Which part of the Arb Industry interests you most:  Foresty.

Favourite food type:  Indian, medium heat.

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Tea

All time hero:  Jeremy Clarkson

Michael Clements Tree Surgeon at Bawden Tree Care  

Name:  Michael Clements

Job Title: Climbing Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Yew

Best part of my job:  Dismantling trees

Most interesting task you have completed:  Zip lining Ash limbs over a fence.

Which part of the Arb Industry interests you most:  Science of trees.

Favourite food type:  Full English Breakfast

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Cold drink

All time hero:  Guy Martin

Kev Brown Tree Surgeon at Bawden Tree Care  

Name:  Kev Brown

Job Title:  Team Leader and Climbing Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Turkey Oak

Best part of my job:  Keeping busy

Most interesting task you have completed:  Crane dismantling of tree at St Melor

Which part of the Arb Industry interests you most:  Felling trees.

Favourite food type:  Thai

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Cold drink

All time hero:  George Best

Meet the Arborists Hugo Ciotti  

Name:  Hugo Ciotti

Job Title:  Climbing Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Rowan Sorbus Aucuparia

Best part of my job:  Team interaction and completion of dangerous and hazardous trees.

Most interesting task you have completed:  Working on a 200 year old Oak tree.

Which part of the Arb Industry interests you most:  The management of trees for economic and amenity purposes. 

Favourite food type:  Anything but fast food and chocolate desserts.

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Tea

All time hero:  Steve McQueen

Meet the Arborists Max Kinsey  

Name:  Max Kinsey

Job Title:  Climbing Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Redwood

Best part of my job:  Large felling.

Most interesting task you have completed:  Felling large Lombardi Poplars in Churchill Gardens.

Which part of the Arb Industry intersts you most:  Species and their traits.

Favourite food type:  Mexican.

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Coffee.

All time hero:  Lemmy Kilmister

   

Name:  Joshua Howden

Job Title:  Apprentice Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Acer

Best part of my job:  Tree felling.

Most interesting task you have completed:  Preserving animal skin from road kill.

Which part of the Arb Industry intersts you most:  Tree climbing.

Favourite food type:  Puddings.

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Tea.

All time hero:  Shane Koyczan

 

   

Name:  Oliver Budd

Job Title:  Apprentice Arborist

Favourite Tree:  Common Beech

Best part of my job:  Variety of work and locations.

Most interesting task you have completed:  Assisting with the felling of a Pine tree using ropes.

Which part of the Arb Industry intersts you most:  Tree conservation.

Favourite food type:  Anything Italian.

Tea, Coffee or Cold Drink:  Cold drink.

All time hero:  Arnold Schwarzenegger