Meet the Team

David Rees

Director

Having founded TOC with Martin Ingham 26 years ago, David looks after the day to day business of TOC and is responsible for seeking out the products from the highest quality and innovation to the best value available. David has been involved in the dental and ortho industry since 1970 and prides himself on being able to offer TOC's customers the industry's most complete range. 

Which TOC product would you recommend to customers? The Swingle IPR kit, it's the highest quality available in the world.

What do you love most about your job? The variety and being able to help people. I'm happy to speak to any of our customers so please do get in touch.

What do you like to do away from work? Trying to get fit, sampling new food (and drinks) and watching very, very old films.

Email: drees@tocdental.com

Mobile: 07768 700956




Nicky Thompson

Sales & Marketing Manager

Nicky has been with TOC for 20 years and is responsible for the sales and marketing of the whole TOC range. Nicky built up her experience with brands such as Bausch & Lomb, a world leader in eye health; and has applied their professional principles to help position TOC at the forefront of the orthodontic supply profession.

Which TOC product would you recommend to customers? The new Swingle IPR kit as its such a time saver for clinicians. 

What do you love most about your job? The great team I work with and the variety - there's never a dull moment!

What do you like to do away from work? Going on holidays, cycling and trying to keep up with my two teenage daughters who are so active!

Email: nicky@tocdental.com
Phone: 0117 975 5533




Chris Rees

Business Development Executive
South West England, South Wales & Southern Ireland

Chris has been with TOC as Business Development Executive for nearly 10 years having initially worked in Customer Services at TOC to help build his product knowledge. He is responsible for South West England, South Wales and Eire.

What TOC product would you recommend to customers? Hi-Q Thermal NiTi arch wires as they represent TOC - they are a high quality wire that comes at a great price.

What do you love most about your job? The people I meet are great, as well as the TOC team. I enjoy learning about new products as well as the differing ways of using them.

What do you like to do away from work? Spending time with family and friends. I'm a fan of motor sport and enjoy exercising, also a big fan of cooking and eating!

 Email: chrisrees@tocdental.com

Mobile: 07921 678748




Sajid Hussain

Business Development Executive
East & North East England

We are delighted to welcome Sajid Hussain to our field sales team. Sajid has 5 year’s experience in orthodontics having worked for TP Orthodontics as Sales Manager and New Business Development Manager. Based in West Yorkshire Sajid will be looking after customers in the North East & East of England.

Which TOC product would you recommend to customers? The unique Swingle IPR, with it’s precision engineering and time saving qualities, our Aligner care kit, to include Effer-Ves and our high quality wires.

What do you love most about your job? The fact that no two meetings are the same and that I will be able to offer solutions to all our customers, given the breadth of our product portfolio.

What do you love to do away from work? Watching car programs such as Top Gear and The Grand Tour as I am a car fanatic. Spending quality time with our 2 young daughters and taking them around the world. Trying to keep fit with HIIT workouts!

Email: shussain@tocdental.com
Mobile: 07715 490 040




Debbie Sawyer

Business Development Executive
South East England & Channel Isles

Having been in the dental industry for over 9 years, Debbie previously worked as Patient Care and Marketing Co-ordinator for a specialist chain of orthodontic practices. She joined TOC in March 2015 and having taken a maternity break a year ago when her son was born is pleased to be back talking orthodontics once more!

Which TOC product would you recommend to customers? Tenvis instruments, our new Ghost brackets and Shock Doctor Mouthguards.

What do you love most about your job? Building relationships with practices and hearing different opinions on products, finding the right product for customers.

What do you love to do away from work? Being outdoors, going for runs and weekends away exploring. I love watching my little boy grow up and at the end of the day look forward to spending time with my husband and/or friends. 

Email: dsawyer@tocdental.com
Mobile: 07703 274 546




Philippa Ball

Business Development Executive
North West England, North Wales, Scotland & Northern Ireland

Philippa Ball joined TOC as Business Development Executive in 2017 and is responsible for the North West of England, North Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Philippa previously worked as Specialist Orthodontic Dental Nurse at Wirral University Teaching Hospital and prior to that at Liverpool University Dental Hospital and has been involved in dentistry and ortho for nearly 15 years.

What TOC product would you recommend to customers? I love the Tenvis range of instruments as well as the Ghost ceramic products 

What do you love most about your job? I really enjoy the travelling and meeting so many interesting people.

What do you like to do away from work? I love to shop! I also enjoy food, whether its cooking at home or eating out so it's a good job I like spending time in the gym too!

Email: pball@tocdental.com

Mobile: 07525 984383