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




Rachael Heer

Business Development Executive
East & Central England

Rachael has been with TOC for nearly three years and is a qualified Dental Nurse and with over 25 year’s experience in the dental industry. Having worked for some of the leading companies in their respective sectors, Rachael is excited to be specialising in the burgeoning orthodontic market.

 

What TOC product would you recommend to customers? Loving the new Ghost brackets 

What do you love most about your job? The variety and the fabulous people I meet along the way. Visiting places I'd probably never get to see in a normal job.

What do you like to do away from work? I have a passion for travel, gardening, country walks and entertaining with friends.

 

Email: rheer@tocdental.com

Mobile: 07703 570165




Alex Garcia

Business Development Executive 
North of England

Alex has been working in the orthodontic industry since September 2004 and joined TOC as a Business Development Executive in May 2012.

Alex covers the North of England as a Business Development Executive and is also TOC’s Export Manager looking after our growing number of overseas clients.

 

Which TOC product would you recommend to customers? Sentalloy wires - regardless on what bracket you choose, Sentalloy is a proven performance leader in its field.

What do you love most about your job? Discussing the innovative and interesting products with customers.

What do you like to do away from work? Family time with my daughter and time permitting, cycling, tennis and golf.

 

Email: agarcia@tocdental.com

Mobile: 07715 490040




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




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