Meet the team

We are 30+ people who appreciate humour, good food, great friends, music, travel - obviously, beautiful design, quality code, a friendly work atmosphere and believe passionately in the spirit of adventure.

Barry Gifford

CEO

Yet another Zimbabwean. Barry's strengths lie in hospitality, holidays and brewing. Favourite thing about the office: the dress-code, or lack of it.

Mark

Operations Director

Ops and orienteering director. Previous experience: British Army. Believer in triumph over adversity.

Lucy

Commercial and Product Director

Meet Luce. Aka: the office trendsetter. Master of the pivot table. Desert island item: bikini.

Paul

Finance Director

Find Paul being quiet in the corner, soaking up the chilled vibes whilst managing our finances. Give Paul a beer and out comes the lad.

Nik

Brand Director

Another African to add to our team, Nik was born in Malawi and has visited over 30 countries.

Nikolina

Content Manager

A Croatian with a love for salt & vinegar chips and riding the bus. Inspired by: people, different perspectives, travel and the moon.

Ella

Marketing Manager

Ella is notorious for always being too hot or too cold; there is no in between. Her fave thing about the office is all the tunes (because they're generally all hers).

Bronwyn

Blog Editor

Bronwyn is inspired by money, power and beautiful women. What is she notorious for; blue hair, don't care.

Aaron

Editorial and Content Manager

He is notorious for always wearing shorts in the office despite the cold London winters; Aaron, I have a feeling you are not in Kentucky anymore.

Arturo

Digital Designer

Fun fact: Arturo has the same middle name as the Slytherin captain. His favourite thing about the office is the people. Inspired by: Good music, good food and travel.

Rosie

TSW Operations Manager

Just a small town girl with a big love for halloumi. And adventures. And adventures with halloumi.

Will

TYW Operations Manager

Our youngest Will of the 3 is ironically old before his time.

Rebecca

Operations Coordinator, QD

Half italian, half brazilian. Notorious for being an admin whizz. Desert island item: pizza.

Conor

Croatia Operations, QD

Our resident Irish Skipper has done a whopping 60+ Yacht Weeks. And of course, his desert island item would be a sailboat.

Ben

Commercial Manager

Notorious for trying to be cool by recalling a catch phrase, but doing it totally wrong.

Lydia

Customer Services Manager

Lyds is notorious for: not knowing a "normal" pasta size portion. Her desert island item is SPF50.

Tom

Sales Executive

Tommy is most notorious for terrible, terrible content. And also being very loud. It's lucky he works in sales then.

Cara

Community Sales Executive

Cara is most notorious for her breakfast spread and her fave thing about the office is the BVI room because BVI is life, duh.

Vojtech

Head of Technology

Just a Czech guy with a love for beer and suggest fest Fridays.

Tom

Lead Developer

Tom’s visited 21 countries in his life. Inspired by innovation and a full coffee pot.

Patryk

Mobile Developer

Our polish mobile developer is really passionate about programming. He's also a trained life guard. Caught: eating his mum’s pierogi.

Ondrej

Web Developer

Ondrej's desert island item would be an emergency GPS watch so that he can be rescued - can you tell he works in tech?

Sean

Web Developer

Sean'a'paul. Serial hat wearer. Like Santa- is he even real? Can speak Japanese.

Marijana

Accountant

Looks like Lara Croft. Plays handball like her too. Find her on the dance floor.

Chelsea-Ann

Financial Accountant

Chelsea wins best 1st day in the office! She spent hers meeting the team in the Alps on our Ski Week event.

Flavia

Financial Assistant

Flavia is notorious for her love of electronic music and beer. So of course her desert island item would be beer, beer and more beer.

Indre

Office Manager

Indre can speak English, Lithuanian, Russian AND Spanish. She has an unhealthy love for potatoes and her desert island item would be an infinite notebook.

Johanna

Finance Director

J-dog. Mother hen of the office. Most overused word: no. Often found keeping the founders in check.

Leo

Founder of The Ski Week

Founder of The Ski Week. Swedish action man who’s rarely seen in the office. From professional sailor to rad ski-weeker.