Apricate Associates

Apricate Associates was founded in 2018 by owner Stephen Bradley.


We offer bespoke sales agency representation and business consulting. We increase trade and market knowledge by representing primarily SME manufacturers in the electrical, mechanical and construction industries sectors where they have insufficient skills, knowledge or available resources. Our services create lasting business relationships and sustainable sales growth.


Our Vision is that our services are a valued, cost effective and a low risk solution recognised globally for SME exporters.

01. Professionalism

02. Integrity

03. Cooperation


Selected client references

Stephen is a serious and well trained professional who is able to manage and open markets by optimizing costs and revenues. He goes straight to the result of opening those doors that would take years alone. Great job, thanks again Stephen. 

Massimiliano Corbella CEO Italstrut S.r.l

Stephen is an extremely amiable and capable individual who is a joy to work with and for. He has done some tremendous work for us recently helping us to expand to new markets, customers and opportunities. I have no hesitation in recommending Stephen as someone who can help develop and grow any type of business. He has a tremendous knowledge of the industry, experience, knowledge and a contact book across the globe

Paul Onyett General Manager Elkay Energy Switches and Controls


About The Founder

Stephen Bradley

Stephen is an accomplished sales and marketing professional with in-depth experience in International Sales, Business Strategy and Sales Management.  His experiences include positions in:

  • Sales Director, UK and International, Eaton Corporation and International Business Development with Marco Cable Management (Atkore International).
  • Sales Director, International Markets, Cable Management Products Ltd (Thomas & Betts Ltd, ABB);
  • Technical, Sales Management, Marketing Management and Business Development at 3M

Find out more about Stephen here:  www.linkedin.com/in/stephenbradley11/