Dean Harvey, MD of AccuGrit

Reintroducing Dean Harvey: Driving Innovation at AccuGrit

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As we ring in the New Year, there couldn’t be a more opportune time to reacquaint ourselves with the visionary behind AccuGrit—Dean Harvey. Leading the company with a blend of unwavering dedication and strategic innovation, Dean’s story is one that mirrors the resilience and dynamism of AccuGrit itself. In this piece, we take a deep dive into the professional journey of AccuGrit’s Founder and Managing Director, exploring his impact on the company and the industry at large.

Background and Experience

A seasoned professional with a rich tapestry of experiences, Dean Harvey has been synonymous with excellence and thought leadership within the industry through working with federations such as The National Winter Service Research Group (NWSRG). His professional odyssey is studded with milestones that have shaped his expertise and laid the foundation for AccuGrit’s success. With an insight cultivated through years of industry experience, Dean possesses an intrinsic understanding of the business’s intricacies and the clientele’s evolving needs.

Role at AccuGrit

As the managing director of AccuGrit, Dean is not just at the helm of the company’s strategic decision-making process but is also deeply involved in the company’s day-to-day operations. He is a leader who wears many hats, overseeing everything from business development to national operations, ensuring that AccuGrit meets and exceeds expectations. His hands-on approach has fostered a culture of dedication and precision that has become a hallmark of the AccuGrit brand.

Vision for the Company

Dean’s vision for AccuGrit is not just fixed on immediate success but is firmly rooted in sustainable growth and industry leadership. He sees AccuGrit as a pioneer, pushing the envelope in service excellence. Dean envisions a future where AccuGrit is not only known for its reliability but also for its role in redefining industry standards through innovative practices and solutions. In an industry-first, during 2022, Dean made it a standard that all members of our HQ team became qualified in the City & Guilds Winter Service Operations, Supervision and Monitoring Training Course.

Recent Achievements and Recognitions

Under Dean’s stewardship, AccuGrit has not only consolidated its UK market position but has also garnered noteworthy accolades such as three ISO Certifications (ISO 9001 (Quality Management System), ISO 14001 (Environmental Management Systems), and ISO 45001 (Health & Safety Management)). These recognitions testify to the company’s commitment to excellence and Dean’s adept leadership.

Introduction of New Innovative Technology

At the forefront of AccuGrit’s recent triumphs is the introduction of cutting-edge technology, spearheaded by Dean and his international research of the winter maintenance industry. This leap in technological advancement asserts AccuGrit’s role as an innovator within the space, marking the beginning of a new era in the company’s storied history. The specifics of this technology may not have been disclosed…yet, but what’s clear is that it promises to enhance performance, optimise efficiency, and deliver unparalleled value to the customers.


Dean’s journey with AccuGrit is a chronicle of personal accomplishments and a narrative about the relentless pursuit of excellence. As we look ahead, there is an indisputable sense of excitement about the future trajectories that Dean will chart for AccuGrit. This ongoing commitment to growth, innovation, and leadership assures us that the story of Dean and AccuGrit will continue to inspire and lead the industry for years to come.

If you would like to discuss any of this with Dean or find out how AccuGrit can support your company, please get in touch.