Meet the Team

John Walkden

Principal Designer


John joined SEP Professional Services as a Principal Designer and Health and Safety professional in Feb 2019.

His diverse engineering, construction and demolition experience, gained in a 31-year military career, allows him to adapt to all types of projects and provide structured, honest and safe advice to clients and on-site workforce.

John left the Army as a Major and is an established chartered manager, with safety at the forefront of any decisions he makes. Excellent communication skills at all levels allows him to pass on his wealth of knowledge confidently. In the period between the forces and SEP he has worked in the nuclear, pharmaceutical, oil, gas and wind energy sectors.

Methodical, structured and process driven in his approach to work, John is renown for his attention to detail.

Outside work John is married with 3 grown up children and 2 young grandchildren that keep him very busy. When John does have some spare time he spends it doing DIY, golf or Formula 1.