What makes us Different?

The key personnel at AdCo have jointly over 120 years of experience in the adhesive industry, with in-depth knowledge of adhesives, bonding systems, and application methods.

Mike Climpson one of our founders in the lab back in 1969

Our head office is based in the beautiful South Downs.

Our premises in Passfield, Hampshire home to administration and distribution, adhesive evaluation, and manufacturing

Meet the team.


Mike is one of our founders and has been in the adhesive industry for over 50 years.  These days he can be found either on the beach with his wife and dog or down the Bowls Club.


Adrian heads up our admin department looking after all the office staff and keeping them in check. When not at work you will find Adrian either on his Motor Bike (weather permitting) or sitting by a lake fishing


Stuart is our other founder, Starting AdCo UK Limited in his bedroom back in 1999 along with his father Mike. Stuart is at the forefront of AdCo's innovation.

Adrian No. 2

Adrian No.2  heads up our factory and has worked for AdCo for over 20 years as the factory manager. When not at work Adrian can be found somewhere along the South Coast on his electric bike or on a plane traveling around the world.


Christopher is our newest member having joining the business in 2020. Christopher brings to the team a wealth of commercial experiance and knowledge.


Matthew looks after our online presence and is another long-standing member of the team having worked for AdCo for over 15 years. Once they join the dont want to leave!!!

Contact Us

If you can't find what you are looking for please get in touch, we have over 2500 products in our portfilio.