Our People

HR & Payroll is about people

We’re passionate about delivering a superior service through our professional, experienced award-winning team. Our team has significant experience across our core market sectors. Hundreds of people now work for the FMP Global group. Meet some of our people below.

Justin Cottrell

Founder and CEO of the FMP Global group, Justin has over 20 years’ experience within the payroll industry. With a rich pedigree in UK and International markets Justin was recently recognised at ‘The Rewards’ event for services to the payroll, HR, and employee benefits marketplace, receiving the ‘Best Leader’ award.

In his spare time Justin is a fully qualified pilot .

Michelle Webb

Michelle is the Payroll Operations Manager for FMP Global, with over 18 years experience in the industry. Having worked implementation and support desk roles within FMP, she became Operations Manager for the payroll bureau in 2003.

Michelle is responsible for all the payrolls and BACS authorisation, and accreditations such as the CIPP Payroll Assurance Scheme (PAS) award. Michelle holds the CIPP Diploma.

Paul Harrison

Paul has been with FMP for 13 years and is one of our Analyst Programmers. This entails developing and supporting software, researching and developing new mobile app-based innovations and ensuring that products are kept up to date.

Paul is a keen follower of Motorsport and particularly enjoys Formula 1.


Gary Webb

Gary heads up PR, marketing and communications for FMP Global, and ensures that all communications help to drive understanding of the solutions available from our experienced payroll team.

With over 25 years experience working with household names such as National Express, Halifax Bank of Scotland (HBOS) and Camelot (The National Lottery) Gary has huge market expertise across the outsourced services sector. Gary is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (MCIM). Contrary to popular belief, rumour and urban myth, Gary is not related to Michelle!

Daniel Taylor

Daniel is a QA & Payroll Analyst at FMP, which involves testing the Payrite software before it is released and ensuring that it is always legislatively compliant. He has worked at FMP for 5 years, but his experience with payroll software spans 13 years collectively. In his spare time Daniel enjoys producing and listening to music and keeping fit.

James Shacklock

James has been with us FMP for just over 9 years and is a Senior HelpDesk Analyst, looking after Amity HR software clients and legacy TeamSpirit clients. He has a BTEC level 4 in Payroll Administration, which he uses to help our clients resolve any day-to-day problems that they may encounter. James’ favourite film is John Wick.


Paul Hedger

Paul holds over 16 years payroll experience working in sectors such as outsourcing, accountancy and recruitment with names such as BDO Stoy Hayward and Liberata. Paul handles all implementations and technical development within FMP Global.

Using his CIPP Foundation Degree in Payroll management Paul has implemented over 3000 PAYE schemes in the past 3 years for operations from 1 – 6000 employees, including several new start-up companies.