Our Team

Steve Hand

Managing Director

Internal and external sales and technical support with a vast experience or motors, brake motors, DC braking drives and controls.

Richard Hand

Works Director

Responsible for running the production work shop, control panel design and internal technical support for our product range.

Ian Hodson

Sales Manager

Specialising in inverter and motor gear application, providing technical support in the field.

Shane Roberts

Internal Sales Engineer

First point of contact in our sales, providing speedy response to customers enquiries. Also responsible for distribution.

June Dobney


Responsible for running the sales and purchase ledgers.

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Modern Drives & Controls - Products


Our wide range of industrial automation and control equipment delivers best-in-class technology to meet the demands of any industrial application.

Modern Drives & Controls - Partners


We only stock the best and all of our partners offer tried and tested products that deliver in terms of quality, cost-efficiency and reliability.



Here are a range of technical papers from our expert suppliers to give you a more in-depth window into world of electrical control gear, power transmission and braking systems.

Get in touch

We welcome the opportunity to discuss any applications or requirements that you may have.

Please contact our technical team on 0116 234 0234 or email us at sales@moderndrives.co.uk