About Us BPR Group

BPR Group operates from a large warehouse in Purfleet, Essex. Our sales and administration teams are based in London Bridge, convenient for our customers in central London. We also have a depot and office in Lancing, near Brighton which services our clients in Sussex.

We have 150 staff and 45 trucks. Our trucks range from 3.5 tonne transits through 7.5 tonne box trucks to specialist 18 tonne toploaders, skip luggers, and 26 tonne refuse collection vehicles. Our biggest rollon-rolloff trucks can carry 24 tonne loads all over the UK.


Bill Swan

Bill Swan

Bill holds a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and has had a varied career in the waste management industry, running a wide variety of Local Authority waste collection and recycling contracts as Contracts Manager and then Regional Manager. He also worked as a Tendering Director, bidding and winning refuse collection, recycling, MRF and waste transfer and disposal contracts. He led teams that won contracts worth £225 million structured variously as joint ventures, Private Finance Initiatives, Public Private Partnerships and Best Value contracts. He holds a number of directorships in the environmental field and maintains active links with several charities in the sector. His expertise is in waste, recycling and fleet management.

Alison Roe

Alison Roe

Director of BPR Group, Alison read Soil and the Environment at Reading University. Alison has over 18 years of experience of designing and implementing recycling programmes that help her clients recycle better.

Alison has worked with a wide range of organisations such as Transport for London, Arup, British Airways, London Borough of Islington, Ministry of Justice and AMEC Facilities. Her expertise is in waste, recycling, staff engagement and communication programmes.


We have enjoyed rapid growth as more and more clients have recognised the value of what we do:



  • Paper Round and Secure Paper are trading names of BPR Group Europe Ltd.
  • Registered number 3961507. Registered Office 52 Lant Street, London, SE1 1RB.
  • Brighton Paper Round is part of BPR Group. Registered number 6772057. Registered Office 52 Lant Street, London, SE1 1RB