About Us

H LEC is an independent electrical installation and servicing business, with you, the customers needs always at the front of our priority.

Founders Phil and Matt have over 35 years experience in the industry.

Based in the North West of England, we work with building contractors, architects, project management companies throughout the UK and Ireland and directly with the end customer to deliver a variety of electrical installations or refurbishments and are the test and inspection experts.

The company is both NICEIC Approved Contractor and Safe Contractor registered, giving you peace of mind that all of our work is delivered by competent engineers, and that it complies with the relevant safety standards. It’s important to us that all our clients get the best advice about equipment, and that the quality of our work is unrivalled.




Phil has been in the industry for 15 years. He did his apprenticeship with a well respected Electrical Contractors in Preston. Learning all aspects of electrical work in commercial and industrial environments. When completing his apprenticeship he moved on to another Electrical Contractors in the Preston area, where he worked on schools, colleges banks and police stations.

Phil left the UK to travel the world in 2012 for a year. Visiting South-East Asia, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. Working for 6 months in Australia.
He returned from Australia in September 2013 and went self employed as an electrician for just over a year before joining a large uk electronics company in October 2014. Here he made an impact as a test engineer before being promoted to a Qualified Supervisor and Technical Contracts Manager in June

Phil left in March this year joining another compliance company based in Essex. Phil decided to leave and set up with business partner Matt as he saw this as a perfect opportunity to provide an unrivalled service within the industry.



Matt has worked in the industry for over 20 years, starting out as an apprentice in electrical installation within the domestic, industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors. This included design installation and full certification on all projects, something he now considers himself an expert in.

After completing his apprenticeship he then moved on to work as an Electrical Compliance Test Engineer, where he carried out periodic inspections, design and installation on various bases throughout Afghanistan moving from base to base on demand. he became team leader when required, organizing a team of 6 engineers to carry out all duties on request in a safe and controlled manner. Once he returned home he then worked on large well-known companies such as ‘Sainsbury’s’, ‘Lloyds TSB’, ‘HSBC’, ‘Royal Lancaster Hospital’, ‘Siemens Engineering’, ‘Cadbury’s’ and ‘The Trafford Shopping Centre’.

From here he moved up to contract supervisor in other high-end electrical companies before deciding to partner with Phil to start up their own business as they saw this as a perfect opportunity to provide an unrivalled, bespoke service within the industry with the knowledge and experience to support them.