Meet the Team

We thought we would do away with the boring bios. The below answers should give a glimpse of each team member’s personality…!

Sally Green

Co-Founder & Editorial Director

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Which historical figure would you like to be?
Boudicca- screaming and roaring from my chariot whilst kicking some roman ass

Noj Mather

Co-Founder & Commercial Director

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Favourite quote?
“A day without laughter is a day wasted” – Charlie Chaplin

Paul Kehoe

Chief Commercial Officer

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What is the sound you love the most?
The “thwack” of a well hit golf shot – very rare with my swing!

Lydia Matthews

Chief Operating Officer

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Favourite quote?
“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results” – Albert Einstein – an oldie but timeless!

Julie Nicolas

Chief Growth Officer

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What would you name your boat if you had one?
The Codmother

Amy Beckwith

Operations Director

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What is the sound you love the most?
The sea! Brings back great childhood memories of summer holidays with my grandparents.

Kate Rowney

Marketing Director

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Who would play you in a film of your life?
A Maltese Chaka Khan

Oliver Kirkbright

Managing Director, The Finance Hive

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What would you name your boat if you had one?
Sole Searching

Georgia Frett

General Manager, FX, The Finance Hive

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If you could time travel, where would you go?
I would live in the roaring 20’s in New York! 

Lorna Andrews

Platform Co-Ordinator

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If you could time travel, where would you go?
Ancient Egypt and the Tudor period, or into the future to explore the universe!

Grace Elliott

Marketing Manager, The Finance Hive

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If you could live anywhere, where would you live and why?
If I could combine Italy and Croatia into one, I would definitely live there! Italy for the food and Croatia for the beaches and sunsets!

Evangeline Twyford

Community Manager, Fixed Income, The Finance Hive

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If you could time travel, where would you go?
1920s Paris!

Jamie Cox

Partnerships Manager, The Finance Hive

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Which fictional character would be the most boring to meet in real life?
Winne-the-pooh. We get it, you like honey.

Liam Heraty

Head of Content, The Finance Hive

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What would you name your boat if you had one?
The Argo

Mike Nelson

Head of Member Acquisition, The Retail Hive

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If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would you choose?
Crispy duck and pancakes all day long!

Frankie Shand

Marketing Manager, The Retail Hive

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What is the sound you love the most?
The crunch of fresh snow beneath my skis.

Emily Summers

Partnerships Director, The Retail Hive

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If you could time travel, where would you go?
I would go to the 1920s – Love the fashion of this era!

Niamh Stone

Head of Content, The Retail Hive

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If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would you choose?
Has to be a fresh portion of fish and chips (with curry sauce – always!)

Ali Ghaedi

Senior Community Manager, The Finance Hive

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If you could live anywhere, where would you live and why?
I think there is no better place than Italy and Florence in particular! So much to do, Amazing food, nature, history, and culture within every part of the country

Heidi Harrington

Event Executive, The Hive Network

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What is the sound you love the most?
The noise your suitcase makes when it hits the travelator at the airport, giving you that holiday feeling!

Thomas Day

Commercial Community Director USA

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Which historical figure would you like to be?
I couldn’t do anything half as good as the legends in history, so I wouldn’t want to be them – but I would like to be a basketball player on the 97′ era Chicago Bulls team and play along side Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen & Dennis Rodman

Kiana Niezen

Marketing Intern, The Hive Network

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If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would you choose?
Peruvian, definitely! It’s arguably one of the best cuisines in the world –  and not to mention tastiest. I also take pride that my family is from Peru (so maybe I’m biased).

Despoina Koutentaki

Event & Content Executive, The Finance Hive

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If you could live anywhere, where would you live and why?
I would live on an island. There’s nothing better than being around the sea every day—everything improves: your office/house view, your morning runs, your late evening walks, your motivation.

Sophie Brown

Content Executive, The Retail Hive

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Milli Samar

Senior Community Manager, The Retail Hive

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What is the sound you love the most?
I love the sound of waves crashing on the shore

Adam Plom

Event Director, The Retail Hive

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What is the sound you love the most?
The brief silence just before a goal – preferably a West Ham one – is scored in a football stadium

Rose Crowhurst

Senior Community Manager, The Retail Hive

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If you could time travel, where would you go?
I would like to travel to Ancient Egypt. It was so advanced compared to the rest of the world.