Meet the Team

David Thorp

Executive Director


Eva Rybkova

PA to Exec Team

Thought Leadership


Rachael Elliott

Head of Thought Leadership

Maria Florencia Lombardero Garcia

Research Manager

Kieran Matthews

Content Creator




Lee Sadler

Head of Commercial

Marianna Pallini

Marketing Manager

Gabriela Ilinca

Marketing Executive

Neil Brinsdon

Web Editor

Sergio Gallego-Schmid

Events Manager

Kirstie Wise

Events & Marketing Executive

Joelene Moore

Corporate Relationship Manager

Steve Reynolds

Business Relationship Manager

Lisa Riordan

Business Development Manager




Melissa Poore

Head of Operations

Lauren Sinclair

HR Manager

Rippy Sahota

HR Manager

Samhita Ganguly

Project Delivery Manager

Ody Shiakallis

IT Manager

Oscar Parker

IT Coordinator


Membership Experience


Olusola Jinadu

Head of Membership Experience

Kirsty Morrison

Membership Services Manager

Jessica White

Membership Executive

Oyinkansola Bamtefa

Membership Executive

Marie Hepworth

Membership Executive




Steph Morris

Head of Learning

Helen Walker

Learning & Development Manager

Chloe Rowland

Learning & Development Executive

Aaminah Akhtar

Product Brand Manager

Lisa Langrish

Learning & Development Administrator

Lade Ade

Project Management Officer