Brian Bingham.

Sales Director

Brian Bingham is the founder and Sales Director for Highlander International. He is responsible for dealing with the approved paper mills and re-processors supplied by Highlander. Brian has always operated his own businesses, all related to the waste industry, from trade waste recycling collections to national retail contracts, and currently recovered paper brokering. Brian was a professional skier and performed for the Great Britain ski team, which was his  route into the recycling business as he turned to collecting waste paper as a means of funding the costs attached to skiing on a professional basis. Brian is 49 years old, married to Margaret and has two children; his son Lewis joined the company four years ago and more recently, his daughter Paige also joined.

More About Brian.

  • Length of Service (start date)?

    15 years – founder

  • What’s your favourite part of the job?

    Driving the Tele-handler!

  • What did you want to be when you were at school?

    Always wanted to be a Broker

  • Who would play you in a TV series based on Highlander?

    Leader of Kurgan Clan

  • Your favourite band or singer now and when you were 13?

    Pink Floyd

  • Where would you like to see the company in 5 years’ time?

    Bigger and better!

  • Your favourite place you‘ve been and one place you’d like to visit?

    Favourite place is South of France and I would like to visit the Alps

  • Age and place of birth?

    52, Bellshill

  • What’s your least favourite part of the job - and why?

    The stress!

  • What do you like to do when you’re not working?


  • Your favourite movie of all time?

    Highlander obviously!

  • What do you drink at work and what do you drink out of work?

    At work Berocca and after work, a nice Brandy

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years’ time?

    Still director of Highlander

  • If you were stranded in a desert island, what three things would you have with you?

    My dive tanks and equipment, compressor for air and sun tan lotion