Meet The Team

Manging Director

David graduated with a degree in Civil Engineering and then spent 11 years in the Royal Engineers leaving in the rank of Major. He ran his own Management Consultancy for a number of years before starting the company in 1998. In his spare time he supports his family in their International Endurance riding careers.

Contracts Director

Paulina joined the company in 2007 after working as a manager with Ealing MenCap. Previously she edited a Polish newspaper in London and back in Poland she graduated as a Ecologist. Paulina is a DSA approved translator, Assessor, Internal Verifier and spends her spare time with her young daughter.

Admin Manager

Iga joined the company in 2011. Iga worked as a self-employed accountant in Poland preparing peoples tax returns. Previously she ran her own sales and marketing company as well as working with a cancer charity. Iga is very active in the local Polish Community.

CPC Trainer

Philip has been involved with the Transport Industry for 12 years. He holds both a National and International Transport Managers CPC. In addition he holds the Advanced Certificate in Equine Transport and the NPTC Transport of Horses by Air Qualification. When not delivering CPC Course, Philip can be found transporting horses around the world.

CPC Trainer

Dani was one of the first female HGV apprentice fitters to train in Hamburg. When she came to the UK, she joined VOSA as Vehicle Inspector then as a Professional Technical Officer. Dani now runs her own training company specialising in vehicle inspection and the IMI IRTEC award. Dani can often be found restoring old cars with groups of inner city youth clubs.

Training Manager

Peter joined DPT in 2016


For a number of years, DPT has offered placements for Apprentices.  Our current three are working towards a Business Admin qualification whilst working as an integral part of the company

David HirstMeet the Team