Anne Button


Anne brings a wealth of administrative experience to the office. In her spare time Anne enjoys tending to her farm and daughter.


Production Manager

Whilst studying a joint honours degree in Architectural Design & Property Development at Derby University from 2010-2013, Adam spent his summer’s working as a trainee fabricator at Cutting Edge.

After Graduating Adam returned as a full-time employee, expanding his knowledge and experience in fabrication and production processes before taking on the role as production manager in 2016.

Outside of work Adam enjoys live music, travelling and has a keen interest in classic motorsport.

Christian Horn

Operations Manager

Christian joined Cutting Edge in 2004 as a trainee fabricator, he later progressed onto becoming a templater and Installer of solid surface material, including prestigious installations for some of the top architects and designers in the UK as well as high-profile commercial installation in Tokyo in 2007.

Christian has been our Operations Manager Since 2011. Christian’s interests outside work (other than being a Dad to two girls) include golf and rock music.

Susan Hoy


Susan started her working life at Heath Lodge Veterinary Hospital. During her 6 years working in sales at Kitchen distributors Galley Matrix she met Kevin and together they decided to start their own business – Cutting Edge. She is now responsible for the finances and accounts of Cutting Edge.

Kevin and Susan have a son Ben who is great fun.

Outside of work Susan loves art especially involving textiles and walking their loony lurchers.

Kevin Hoy


Building on the knowledge he gained working with his father in the laminated worksurfaces industry, Kevin started Cutting edge with his wife Susan in 1992. In 2004 he patented the Squirrel® fixing, the go to fixing device for the solid-surface industry.

Having been a keen fell-walker since his early teens Kevin likes to spend time visiting the Lake District on holiday with his family. Other passions out-side of Cutting Edge are an appreciation of all the arts, following F1 motorsport and sitting quietly at home with a pencil and paper.