Management Team


Matthew Barker | Managing Director   

Matthew's philosophy is simple, "The customer is the most important person in our business and our staff are the future". Previous experience in journalism, sales and business has proved invaluable since Matthew joined the family business in 1990.



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Ian Croyden | Operations Director

Ian is responsible for overseeing the company’s main laundry in Bournemouth. Having spent several years in public transport, Ian joined the business after working for Johnson Cleaners.




Wayne St Clair | Retail and Logistics Manager

Our newest member of the Management team, Wayne comes from a Dry Cleaning background and is responsible for our chain of retail outlets along with the smooth running of our growing transport fleet.



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Amy Betteridge | Laundry Manager

Amy started with Barker's when she left school in 1998 and is a vibrant and essential cog in the operation of the laundry. Amy knows every customer's work and takes huge pride in delivering a quality service assisting Ian in many aspects of the laundry production.



Accounts Team

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Our Accounts team is at the centre of operations making sure we constantly improve our accounts processes while providing essential communication for our clients.  Katie Osborne and Marianne Stamp bring extensive accounting and administrative experience to the company and share a common goal to deliver a continually improving experience to our customers through great customer service and exercising the company philosophy that 'every complaint is an opportunity'.  
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Our Legacy

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