Key People

Responsible for the inception of Nobel Fire Systems and still heavily involved in the strategic vision and day to day operations of the business the management team consists of the following:

Ian Bartle
Managing Director

Ian has over 25 years experience in the fire industry including time at major international fire protection organisations such as Ansul and Tyco, from sales through to senior management. As such he has developed significant experience in a wide range of disciplines from detailed design and specifications to installation across the full spectrum of fire suppression systems.

As Managing Director Ian draws on this expertise to ensure successful formulation and implementation of Nobel’s corporate strategy.

Ben Parker
Commercial Director

Ben has over 10 years’ experience of working in commercial and management consultancy roles in particular on start-ups across multiple industry sectors; successfully designing, implementing and managing strategies for numerous businesses including leading blue chips such as AstraZeneca, British Airways and Forte Hotels.

As Commercial Director of Nobel, Ben is responsible for the successful implementation of the sales and marketing strategy, as well as ensuring the business is properly financed to meet growth requirements.


Nobel Fire Systems constantly strive to meet and where possible exceed the stringent regulations required to work within the sectors we do. Working with major blue chips on high profile contracts has always ensured we meet the rigorous standards required to be a major player in the field of fire suppression, here are just some of our credentials:

British Approvals For Fire Equipment

For the scope(s):

Design, Installation, Commission, Recharge and Maintenance of Nobel K-Series Kitchen Fire Suppression Systems

Engineering Qualifications

Health and Safety Vendor Appraisal

Product Approvals