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Meet The Team

With many years of experience to call on, Atlantes Landscapes can help with all aspects of your domestic or commercial landscaping. Here you can meet our team and find out more about their roles and how they contribute to what we do. Please feel free to get in touch if you need any help or advice.

Paul Bentley Managing Director

Paul Bentley

Managing Director

Paul started his career in Landscaping when he left school in 1982, following in his father’s agricultural and horticultural footsteps.

He moved to Devon in 2018 following a long and successful period in London running his project management company, working on exclusive landscape projects such as 33 King William Street, The National Army Museum, One Tower Bridge and many others.

Since moving to Devon, Paul has continued his career by building Atlantes Landscapes into highly successful, multi-disciplinary landscaping company working on projects throughout the South West.

Paul is the Managing Director of Atlantes Landscapes and is also the head designer of the company.

Paul’s expertise has been used by public and private clients on projects ranging through parks, educational, retail, museums, rural and countryside.

Paul also sits on the BALI (British Association of Landscape Industries) adjudication panel for new designers wishing to join the association as a registered designer and is also a designer member of the Society of Garden Designers and BALI.

Denise G Bentley Strategy Director

Denise G Bentley

Strategy Director

Denise brings a wealth of experience as an Architect, Interior Designer and Housing Development Designer. Her years in the building sector have equipped her with a deep understanding of design, construction, and the intricacies of landscaping. Through her focus on organisational guidance, she streamlines processes to ensure efficiency and maximises our potential. Denise’s expertise is instrumental in ensuring we continue to deliver exceptional projects and excellent customer experience.

Neil G Contract Manager

Neil G

Contract Manager

Neil is an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and driven Contracts Manager with 17 years’ experience in commercial landscaping and grounds maintenance contracts. He is outgoing, reliable, an effective communicator and passionate horticulturalist who enjoys sharing his love of plants/ trees and all things outdoors. Skilled in project management, staff development, good customer service and leads by example. With a Bachelor of Applied Science Horticulture (B.A.Sc.) and Fdsc Landscape Management from Writtle University College, Neil is a Contracts Manager for Atlantes Landscapes.

Joseph H Landscape Team Leader

Joseph H

Landscape Team Leader

Joseph joined Atlantes in its infancy and has grown from strength to strength. He has been trained in the installation of swimming pools and landscaping and now heads up a team at Atlantes Landscapes providing high end projects. He is a very personable chap and is always willing to go that extra mile.

Zoe H Designer

Zoe H


With eight years of experience in Commercial Interior Design and a passion for sustainable landscaping, Zoe offers a unique blend of expertise in transforming outdoor spaces. Specializing in garden design, she applies her space planning skills to craft stunning and eco-friendly landscapes.

Zoe is dedicated to creating aesthetically pleasing and functional outdoor living spaces tailored to individual needs. Whether it’s residential landscaping or commercial projects, she ensures that every design not only enhances the beauty of the space but also promotes environmental sustainability.

Cameron L Graduate Landscape Designer

Cameron L

Graduate Landscape Designer

Cameron is a dedicated Landscape Architect with a passion for sustainability and biodiversity. He has over three years of experience in designing public realm landscapes from concept to construction. He studied at The University of Sheffield, where he earned both a BSc(Hons) and Master’s in Landscape Architecture, honing his skills and knowledge in this field. Currently pursuing further horticultural expertise through RHS courses, driven by a commitment to create both vibrant and ecologically beneficial outdoor spaces. When Cameron is not busy designing, he can be found rock climbing or surfing around Devon.

Big Fin Landscape Operative (Training for TL)

Big Fin

Landscape Operative (Training for TL)

Fin brings a wealth of experience to the team, honed through years in the industry. He thrives in fast-paced environments and is always dedicated to delivering top-notch projects. Recently, Fin discovered a passion for porcelain paving installation and his dedication is evident as we can’t take the trowel out of his hand!!!

Outside of work, Fin is a loyal Everton supporter, enjoys coastal walks, and hits the water for a good row.


Alex H Landscape Operative (Training for TL)

Alex H

Landscape Operative (Training for TL)

Alex is a new addition to the Atlantes Landscapes team! Graduating with a level 3 Diploma in Horticulture and Garden Design at Capel Manor College in 2013, he has worked his way from Labourer to Landscape Operative with dedication and love of learning. He’s eager to keep growing with us, fuelled by a healthy dose of coffee and bacon sandwiches (we will keep him well-supplied!).

When he’s not tackling landscapes, Alex enjoys challenging himself at the snooker table, exploring new destinations through travel, and spending quality time walking his dog.




Ben R Trainee Maintenance Team Leader

Ben R

Trainee Maintenance Team Leader

Ben has been part of the Atlantes Landscapes team for more than three years and has progressed through the ranks from labourer to landscape operative and now, under the guidance of Neil, to Trainee Maintenance Team Leader. Ben has gained a lot of knowledge and experience in the years with Atlantes and is a highly valued team member. He is a personable and friendly chap with a good sense of humour.

Jack D Landscape Labourer

Jack D

Landscape Labourer

Jack is a welcome addition to our company. Atlantes is his first venture into landscaping, but he’s quickly become a valued member of our team.

He’s a quick learner and highly motivated to succeed. When Jack isn’t working hard on the crew, he’s likely pursuing his passion for filmmaking. He has a creative side and enjoys exploring new avenues. He also enjoys the thrill of riding motorbikes and enjoys spending quality time with loved ones.

Rik M Landscape Labourer

Rik M

Landscape Labourer

Rik is a recent addition to our team, bringing a fresh perspective and a hunger to learn. He’s already proving himself to be a valuable asset on the job site, always eager to lend a hand and tackle new tasks.

When Rik’s not working hard, he enjoys exploring his creative side through photography and videography. He even volunteers his skills to help out with Atlantes’ media production!

Rik’s enthusiasm, combined with his artistic eye, makes him a great fit for our team.

Maya Team’s sheep dog


Team’s sheep dog

Maya is the Atlantes team’s sheep dog. She is always alert and rounding up the team when they are “misbehaving”.


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