Rawdon Optical

Management Team

Reporting to the board are a knowledgeable, well trained management team with long standing experience within their fields.

Here are some of the team:

Darren Mclements – General Manager

Darren has 28 years of experiance within the optical manufacturing and retail environment with recent years successfully managing a busy optical production facilityand its customer service team.

Possessing a strong understanding of the full optical supply chain from sourcing & manufacturing through to retail. Darren,a qualified SMC (Tech) will bring a wealth of technical and dispencing experience.

His dedication to high quality standards and market leading customer service, will ensure Rawdon Optical customers continue to  receive the very best in supply of all things optical.. 



Stephen Carr – Digital Surfacing Manager

Stephen started at Rawdon in 1987 aged 16 when Rawdon was a small lab based in Leeds. His first role at Rawdon was glass production back when the lab were making more glass lenses than CR39. As well as lens production Stephen is in charge of machine maintenance.


Lee Goodall – Customer Care Manager

Lee started his career in optics in 1993 and has  covered all aspects from dispensing, surfacing, glazing and Mar coating.

After joining Rawdon Optical in 2001 Lee has established a wealth of knowledge in standard and digital surfacing using state of the art equipment.

Lee moved within the company to offer his knowledge as technical support for Rawdon, and has now progressed to customer service manager using his experience and knowledge to offer the very best to our customers.