Team Members and Qualifications

TreeWorks is fully invested in its staff and dedicated to providing a high-quality service to our clients. Collectively we have arboricultural qualifications and experience to rival any tree surgery and consultancy business in the UK.

We’re equipped and qualified to deal with a wide range of Tree Surgery and Tree Safety jobs. We also offer a Tree Consultancy service.

In 2016-18, in recognition of their significant contribution Andy, Will, Matt, Jess and Luke were made shareholders of TreeWorks.

This means every job is delivered by a team member with a vested interest in continuing to achieve our high standards of customer care and quality of service.

Benefit from TreeWorks 20+ years of experience of Tree Care and Management.

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We look forward to hearing from you.

The TreeWorks team

Meet The Team

Paul Cleaver MArborA - Director & Principal Consultant

Paul CleaverPaul began his arboricultural career in 1992, attending the renowned Merristwood College where he qualified with distinctions in 1997. While working at County Trees, Pembrokeshire he became a Lantra and FastCo Registered Instructor / Assessor and helped pilot advanced courses in aerial tree work. In 1994, Paul founded TreeWorks.


  • Vice Chairman of the Arboricultural Association in Wales
  • Professional Member of the Arboricultural Association
  • Professional Member of the Consulting Arborist Society

Will Dodson - Arboricultural Consultant (2014)

Will DodsonWill began work with us in 2014 as a Lead Arborist. He recently completed Level 4 Diploma in Arboriculture (DipArb L4) and now delivers consultancy services across West Wales. Will also manages the day-to day running of our tree surgery teams, occasionally working as lead climber on more complex jobs.


Andy Mumford - Groundsman & LOLER Inspector (2007)

Andy MumfordAndy joined us in 2007 as Plant machinery & Countryside Operative, managing site development and heavy clearance work. Showing a keen interest in arboriculture, Andy obtained all the necessary qualifications and skills to make a successful transition into tree surgery. A qualified LOLER Inspector, Andy also manages the compliance of our tree climbing and rigging equipment.


Matt Williams – Climber & Groundsman (2015)

Matt WilliamsMatt, a qualified tree surgeon, joined us in autumn 2015. Matt holds BA Hons. in Graphic Communications, has a keen interest in horticulture and an eye for detail, making him a valuable asset to the garden restoration & development and landscaping side of the business.


Luke Warlow - Apprentice (2017)

Luke WarlowHard working, full of energy and enthusiasm, Luke Warlow the youngest member of our team and our first apprentice. Luke is studying Forestry & Arboriculture Level 2 at Gelli Aur College Carmarthen and is making excellent progress both in and out of the classroom.


Jess Newton - PA to Director & Assistant Surveyor

Jess NewtonJess joined us in 2014 as Assistant to the Director. She has since gained the Basic Tree Surveys and Inspections Certificate (Lantra Awards) and Assessment of Tree Forks (Dr. D Slater / Arboricultural Association). Jess now works closely with our consultants to help with tree surveys, TPO applications and Conservation Area notifications.


Louise Cleaver - Company Secretary

Louise CleaverLouise has been Company Secretary since 2002. She has introduced the structure and consistency of our administration system to support our growing workload. Louise holds qualifications in both Sage Accounts and Sage Payroll, she also manages the Company’s HR responsibilities.