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Some of our shiny happy attendees

Jo Little

Business Engagement Director Orange Bus

Zinnia Harris

Head of Consultancy at EARN


Giles Rhys Jones

Marketing Director what3words

Tom Hares

European Managing Director, TBWA/Media Arts Lab

Saher Sidhom

Founder, Hackmasters

Will Abbott

Marketing Director, Hiscox UK&I

Sean Patterson

Founder, ZAANG

Cameron Worth

Founder of SharpEnd. Internet of Things agency

Nils Petter

Creative Director,


Diana Christina Bang

Strategic Account Director at EDITED

Robin Charney

Director, Digital and Innovation AAR


David Stevens

Head of Strategy at London Strategy Unit

Dan Thwaites

Chief Strategy Officer Tug


Hoxton Analytics

Kovert Designs

Jamie Robertson

Group Board Director at The Communication Group

Seenit Ltd

Deb Hennessy

Tech Investor, Marketing and Business Development Director

Chris Clarke

Chief Creative Officer International DigitasLBi

Jeremy Basset

Head of Unilever Foundry at Unilever

Ed Elworthy

Creative Brand Marketer

Matt Dibben

Founder FirstDibbs

Andrew Kay

Head of Account Management at Wieden + Kennedy

Car Throttle


Richard Ascott

Managing Director, Just So

Helen Platt

Director at Helen Platt Ltd

Nick Turner

Chief Creative Officer Razorfish and SapientNitro EMEA

Till Diestel

Creative Director bei adam&eveDDB

Caroline Collinson-Jones

Freelance Strategist

Kouros Roshanzamir

Principal Consultant at KCOM

Robin Skidmore

CEO at Destined


Karen Boswell

Interactive Lead at adam&eveDDB

Alex Grieves

Global Associate Strategy Director at Maxus

Mark Evans

Marketing Director at Direct Line Group

Jonas Altman

Managing Partner at Social Fabric

Richard Fearn

Director at the Friday Club London and early stage tech investor

Florence Ospici

Group Account Director at We Are Social

Dmitry Korobkov

Founder and Chairman at ADV Group


George Roberts

Sales Manager, KCOM



Lighthouse Labs Ltd.

Matt Keon

Co-Founder at 18 Feet & Rising


Emmie Faust

Freelance Marketing and Business Consultant

Ian Crocombe

Head of Gaming & SMB, Creative Shop at Facebook

Charlotte Stone

Freelance Planning Director at mcgarrybowen London

Tom Le Bree

Strategy Partner, RehabStudio

Joanna Birch

Strategist at MullenLowe London

Jacob Wright

Strategy Partner Stay In School

Nick Foster

Marketing Director,CrowdBnk

Anthony Hill

Industry Head, Creative Agency Partnerships at Google

Chris Baylis

Freelance Executive Creative Director / Creative Director at Chris and Rich

Michael Veitch

Co Founder of C U B - A Moving Content Co.

Tim Sparke

Partner Congregation Partners

Dean Johnson

Head of Innovation at Brandwidth



Jo Lowndes

Senior Strategist - Innovation Rufus Leonard

Ash Tailor

Brand & Marketing Director at Britvic


Seeker Industries

Daniel Bambach

Experience Planner


Lucy Jameson

Former CEO of Grey London

Cristian Cussen

Marie Deery

Head of Account Management Saatchi & Saatchi London

Kelly Wright

Founder at Company of Wild Things


Chris Bovill

CD at Fallon London

Tom Quick

Managing Director & Founder, Smesh

John Allison

Head of 4Creative, Channel 4



Sid McGrath

Owner and Chief Strategy Officer, Karmarama

Sorry As a service

Lulu Skinner

Group Account Director on Nike at AKQA

Lins Karnes

Digital Transformation, Operations and Production Consultant


Vincenzo Annunziata

Global Creative Strategy Director at Joule

Blake Cuthbert

Chief Digital Officer at OMD EMEA

Hester Bloch

Independent Marketing Consultant

The Backscratchers

Graham Bednash

Director of Consumer Marketing, Google



Tom Goodwin

Creative Researcher X marks the spot


Margarida Fezas Vital

Strategic Partner Manager - Global Partnerships at Telefónica

Jamie Qiu

Founder and Lead - EY Startup Challenge

Marvel App

Ben Carey

Creative Director, Benrik Ltd

Charles Pym

Managing Partner at Saatchi & Saatchi


Richard Warren

Senior Account Director at Rufus Leonard

Richard Helyar

Founder, Goldstone

Anna Dahlström

Founder Glimt.it

Simon Callender

Creative Planning Director, Initials Marketing

Pete Hamblin

Founder, Monokoto

Marcus Exall

VP Marketing Student.com

Dilip Shukla

Co Founder Samba Networks

Sophie Lavender

Director of Consumer Strategy and Operations at Virgin Media

Hannah Blake

Business Development Lead, Founders Factory

Julian Mitchell

CEO Digital Annexe

Hugh Garry

Director at Storythings

Lauren Scott

Founder, Scott Ideas

Robert Rankin

Product Manager at Government Digital Service

Ben Poole

Chief Digital Officer, UK at MEC



Michael Woodley

Director of Consumer Products at Intrasonics

Thea Frost

CEO, Somewhat

Fiona McAnena

Partner Clearhound

Sarah Turner

Director, Turner Hopkins

Edward Homes

Strategy Director at Stratospheric


Diana Biggs

Fintech Consultant

Jason Hartley

Founder Cultisan

Alex Willimott

Senior Digital Strategist at WCRS London

Barney Worfolk-Smith

Business Director at That Lot

Guido Rosales

Europe Group Integrated Marketing Director at The Coca-Cola Company

Sadie Bell

Life Sorter & Officer of Time (Virtual Assistant)

Jordan Fisher

Lead Designer at Designit

Matt Boffey

Founder of London Strategy Unit

Divya Gandhi

Tech & Innovation Director at M2M

Ben Lee

Associate at The Garage Soho

Matt Drew

UK Lead at Countly

Benjamin Lickfett

Head of Digital Innovation at Diageo

Gabbi Cahane

Intermittent Investor | Occasional Founder | Episodic Consultant | Habitual Mentor | Frequently Tattooed

Damola Timeyin

Strategist, BBH London

Pernille Raven

Head of Brand Solutions, Crane.TV

Juliette Hughes

Creative Consultant at EARN

Trouva, by StreetHub


Michael Johnston

Innovation Consultant at Various

Natasha Lytton

Head of Marketing and Communications at Seedcamp

Deborah Hulme

Director, Minerva Engagement

Steve Milton

Global Marketing and Communications Leader at Tesco Plc

Brian Condon

Founder/Partner at x-innovate

Nathan Williams

Service Design Director Moving Brands

Asaf Levy

Director, Product Development & Innovation at Regus

Powr of You

Pip Jamieson

Founder and CEO at www.the-dots.co.uk

Mel Exon

CEO at Sunshine

Christopher Towl

Senior Product Manager at Xaxis

Franki Goodwin

Creative Director (Digital) Saatchi & Saatchi

Nuno Martins

XMP Planning Manager, Brand at OMD UK

Luke Williamson

Founding Partner, Fabula

Dan Machen

Director of Innovation at HeyHuman Group of Agencies

Jon Barnes

Partnership Director at Hyper Island

Lizzie Shupak

Head of Innovation at DigitasLBi


Jon Wilkins

Chairman, Karmarama

Dan Hocking

Head of Integrated Operations at Leo Burnett

Dave Birss

Demystifying Creativity, the Drum


Jag Singh

Tech investor, entrepreneur, political adviser/strategist

Rob Kavanagh

Creative Director

Jon Hocking

Senior iOS Engineer,The App Business

Tim Polder

Strategy DBB

Tim Johns

Partner at Change Agency

Will Hodge

Head of Planning at Karmarama

Matthew Robinson

Group Development Director The Moment

Martin Jon Adolfsson

Senior Creative at Bartle Bogle Hegarty

Kerry Glazer

Chief Executive AAR Group

Piero Frescobaldi

Chairman, cofounder at UNIT9, UNIT9 Films and UNIT9 Apps

Patrick Bergel

Founder at Chirp.io

Pablo Marques

Executive Creative Director Possible

Simon Gill

Chief Creative Officer UK & MENA at DigitasLBi


Will Kemble-Clarkson

Strategy Director, Perlin

Milton Elias

Head of Mobile & Video at News UK

Abraham Abbi Asefaw

Founder, Director at The Pop Up Agency

Christophe Mallet

Co-founder - Business Development & Creative Strategy Exzeb

Daniel Lancioni

Head of Affiliates at Mediacom

Ben Thomas

Head of Broadband Projects at Virgin Media

David Taylor

Founder & Managing Partner, the brandgym

Robert Prevezer


Kate Owens

Account Director (Digital) Saatchi & Saatchi

Ryan Gardener

Business Development ManagerARC - Omnicom Media Group

Toby Gunton

Head of Innovation, OMD UK

Pete Petrella

Creative Partner Blackbook

James Elias

Marketing Director, UK & Ireland Google

Lawrence Weber

Managing Partner at Karmarama

Liam Eldert

Product Strategist

Josh Bentham

Co-Founder at Mophagy

Sian Prime

Director, MA Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship Goldsmiths University

Mark Malone

Founder at Constent

Ash Amrite

Managing Director (Strategy) at CORD Worldwide

Matthew Cook

Head of Nurture JCDecaux


Jamal Benmiloud

Chief Creative Officer of EARN

Christina Frankopan

CEO at Protozoa

Ruth Barnett

Director of Comms & Chief of Staff, Second Home

Raj Samuel

Strategy Director at RT Firefly Ltd

David Tutin

Senior SEO Specialist at Expedia

Zach Bishop

Creative Director at We Are Ignition

Carl Cahill

Creative Director, CDD

Rosie Bardales

Executive Creative Director/Partner at BETC London

Dan Calladine

Head of Media Futures at Carat Global Management

Marc Curtis

Head of Labs at TMW Unlimited


Tom Salmon

CEO at The Bakery


Steve Price

Founder & Creative Director, Plan B Studio

William Connibear

Business Director, BBH Zag

Ian Howell

Director, Rocket Training


Jason Gonsalves

Head of Strategy, BBH


Neil Godber

Head of Planning at JWT


Jason Barrett

Founder Social Talent

Alexandra Goat

Managing Director at Livity

Gideon Kay

Group CIO (Interim) & EMEA CIO at Dentsu Aegis Network

Matt Locke

Director, Storythings

Seb Worbs

Product & Technology Manager Experian Consumer Services

Robin Grant

Global Managing Director at We Are Social

Nicolas Roope

Creative Partner / Co-founder Poke

Barbara Lippe

Founder & Creator at entreZ

Jonathan Green

Creative Technology Director, Jonny Green

Claire Hynes

Managing Partner at Mr President

Adam Powers

Chief Experience Officer at BBH

The Tab

Hannah Mirza

Global Head Media Partnerships at MediaCom

Scott Morrison

Founder, The Boom


Paul Thomas

Head of Marketing at EE (part of BT Group)

James Scroggs

Founder, House of Opportunity (Hoop) Music

Jonathan Bartley

Partner at Penningtons Manches LLP

Muhammad Dadu

Full Stack Developer at This Place

Iain Matthews

Chief Strategy Officer at DF London & Partner @ Engine

Andy Shanks

Head of Production and Founder at Ideas Made Digital

Chris Knight

Agency Manager at Squawka

Ila De Mello Kamath

Head of Planning at Brothers and Sisters

Holly Day

Founding Partner at Congregation Ltd

Andre Le Masurier

Group Creative Director, Brand Studio EMEA at Google London

Sarah Cutler

Head of Development & Creative Partnerships at Rubber Republic

Stephen Horner

Associate Creative Director, Rehab Studios

Andy Sandoz

Creative Partner - Havas Work Club

Daniel Robey

Founder and CEO at Think Jam

Mat Morrison

Marketing Strategist, Various

Alexandra Connerty

Community Manager at Collider

Alex Tait

UK & Ireland Media Director, Unilever

Mark Cramphorn

Chief Operating Officer, Europe EDC Group in Europe

Piers Taylor

Managing Partner, vizeum UK


Richard Huntington

Group Chief Strategy Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi

Romilly Martin

Managing Director at Village Underground

Sandie Dilger

Senior Strategist at 101 London

Samantha Giles

Global Managing Partner at Ogilvy & Mather

CODEC - Content Intelligence

Carine (Poot) Bosher

International Digital & Innovation Director at PHD International

Sofar Sounds

Liz Stevens

Head of Programme at Collider

Jenny Howard

Head of Strategy at Sunshine

Amy Garrett

Head of Client Service at Droga5 Europe

Amit Rai

Co-Founder Coo

Laurence Thomson

Co President & Chief Creative Officer at McCann

Christopher Anandan

Tech & Innovation Associate Director at MediaCom

Caroline Whaley

Managing Director at Tiger for a Day

Daniele Fiandaca

Founder of Mutant and Co-founder of Creative Social & Innovation Social

Dirk van Dooren

Conceptual and Creative Leadership


Olivia Silcock

Product Innovation at Telefonica

Anjali Ramachandran

Head of Innovation at PHD UK

Christos Savvides

Senior Digital Producer at 4Creative (Channel 4)

Gemma Knox

Head of Business Growth at Sunshine

Paul Blackburn

Founder at Studio Blackburn

Barrie Brien

Group Chief Executive of Creston plc

Jon Williams

Chief Creative Officer, Grey EMEA

Graham Ruddick

CEO Communitize / Digital Doughnut


Matt Wells

The Brains at The Friday Club

Tom Dunn

Head of Futures MaxusGlobal

Jon Ghazi

Managing Director, ARC, an Omnicom Media Group Company

Peter Dolukhanov

Managing Director at Nice Agency / Group CTO at Karmarama

Quincy Curry

VP - Technical Product Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Pip Hulbert

Chief Operating Officer at Wunderman UK


Hugo Feiler

Founder / CEO at Alpha Century

Alexandra Mecklenburg

Client Strategist, Senior Director at Edelman

Daniel Evans

Creative Director at All Together Now @ The &Partnership


Matt Smith

Co-founder & Director, The Viral Factory

Pj Jones

Mans Tesch

Chief Strategy Officer, CP+B Scandinavia

Nick Clement

Co-Founder/Designer at Made Studio/Glug/Availo

Craig Andrew Hughes

Corporate Development Director, Unruly ®

Phil Barry

Founder of Blokur & Ujo

John Galpin

Managing Director, Design by Structure

Olivia Browne

Managing Director at the Martin Agency

Denise McQuaid

Director - Innovation & Service Design at Comotion Consulting




Head of Strategy, McCann London

James Denton-Clark

Managing Director, Karmarama


Jo Royce

Learning & Development Business Partner, Google EMEA

Luke Farrell

Head of Creative LiquidThread, Starcom Mediavest

Rachel Roberts

Marketing Director The Collective (UK)

Neil Noronha

Business Lead at Karmarama

Rose Lewis

Co-Founder at Collider

Nikki Wilkinson

Digital Strategy Director at St Luke's London

Jourik Migom

VP, Digital Product Strategy at Endava

Ollie Richardson

Head of Create, OMD International

Mike Islip

Chief Executive Digitas Lbi

Simon McEvoy

Founder & Head of Strategy at Three Point Zero

Jason DaPonte

Innovation Manager at Transport for London


Daredevil Project (Duel)

Scott Cooper

Partner, The Sandpit Lab


Dave Armstrong

Director, Google Brand Studio

Neil Hurman

Chief Planning Officer at OMD EMEA

Rafe Offer

Founder, SoFar Sounds

Tobias Snäll

Creative Lead at +rehabstudio



Justin Cooke

Venture Partner, Northzone

Iain Millar

Head of Innovation at Rufus Leonard

Nick Parnell

Partner & Head of Client Services at DF London

Natalie Graeme

Former MD at Grey London

Dylan Wyn Pugh

Founder at Transfrontier Strategy Ltd.

Anu Shah

Corporate Development at BBH

Niku Banaie

Founding Partner at The Upside

Ryan Hall

Managing Director, Nice Agency

Shruti Veeramachineni

Senior Art Director,Gravity Road

Vinay Gupta

Venture Capitalist

Hans Helbig

Global Head of Digital Marketing at Reckitt Benckiser

Nadya Powell

Managing Director, Sunshine

Dusan Hamlin

CEO This Place


Jenny Smith

Head of Strategy & Planning at Maxus

Jonathan Trimble

CEO, 18 Feet & Rising

Mark Wright

Agile Delivery Consultant

Brad Fairhead

Partner at 18 Feet and Rising

Jody Orsborn

Founder of The Backscratchers


Samantha Kay Foster

Design Lead at Adaptive Lab


Joe Rider

Head of Insight and Analytics at Text100

Malcolm Green

Creative Partner, Green Cave People

Ben Curwood

Founder & CEO at Designtalent

Troy Norcross

Strategy Director / Principal at SER Associates

Tony Spong

Managing Partner at AAR Group

Jim Coleman

CEO We Are Social

Laurence Mundy

Founding Partner, Dazzleship

Ainsley Gibson

Media Strategist

Dharmesh Raithatha

Product Partner at Forward Partners

Andrew Missingham

Co Founder at Ben&Andrew Ltd.

Tia Castagno

Global Head of Innovation & Content, Vizeum

Christina Totty

Head of Innovation

Sue Gurner

Executive Producer/Production Director at EARN


Laura Russell

Co-Founder and CPO at Nattr

Alex Dunsdon

Director @ SAATCHiNVEST and Co-founder @ The Bakery

Robert Norum

Marketing Consultant

Priya Patel

Digital Strategist, Dentsu Aegis

James Parton

Director of Twilio Europe, Twilio

Pronto Technology Limited

Ege Akpinar

Founder & CEO at Creatd

Ravelin Technology


Hannah Rothman

Creative Director and Producer - Freelance

Axel Katalan

Chief Marketing Officer at Pointr

Ian Kerrigan

Strategic Partner Blackbook

Gemma Greaves

Managing Director at The Marketing Society

Jason Binks

Founder Diverted Traffic

Tim Grimsditch

Product & Performance Marketing, Spotify

Maria Tanjala

Co-Founder at Big Couch

Syd Nadim

Exec. Chairman and Founder

Damian Hamp-Adams

CEO at Rocketseed Limited

Simon Carr

Joint Head Of Strategy & Planning at M2M

Ben Hooper

Senior Director - Content Marketing at Edelman

Ken Valledy

CEO t2b (Tech2Brand) Limited

Tom Chant

Head of Customer Innovation at Telefónica UK

Cristiana Camisotti

CCO at EDITED, we're hiring! Previously co-founded Silicon Milkroundabout, SMR Scotland and The Round

Mike Clear

Head of Production at ZenithOptimedia Group

Daniel Doherty

Founder & CEO, Grafform

Sam Fresco

Head of Innovation and Growth at Bite Global

Vicky Garfitt

Digital Marketing Manager, B&Q

Spencer McHugh

Marketing Director, EE


Daniel Joseph

Founder, Strategy Director at The App Business


Daljit Singh

Principal Director - Design Strategy Lead for Europe & Latin America, Fjord

Raphaël Mazet

CEO at Alice.si

Tanya Hamilton-Smith

Business Development Director at Quintessentially Group

Alistair Campbell

Creative Director at Guardian Labs

Adah Parris

Mentor Manager at Friday Club London

Jen Black

Managing Partner at Fabula London

Jack Brough

Creative at Joint London

Will Nicholls

Managing Partner at BBH Sport at BBH London

Agathe Guerrier




Tom Szekeres

Founder & Director at This Here

James Kirk

Global Project Director at Creative Social Global

Emma Jenkins

CMO sofa.com

Matt Groves

Managing Director, Digital at Edelman


Jeremy Ettinghausen

Digital Person at The Internets

Alan Gleeson

VP of Marketing

Jack Moolark

Digital/Retail Art Director at 20.20 Limited

Jon Bains

Partner at What & Why

Daianna Karaian

Founder and Chief Executive at Thoughtful

Shane Walter

Co-Founder / Director Onedotzero

Justin Cross

Head of MediaCom Startup & Digital Director @ TED, MediaCom


James Schad

Founder at We Grow Startups

David Erlandsson

Analyst at Spotify

Flo Heiss

Founder at Studio Heiss

James Burgess

Founder at Squadron Venture Media

Tom Ollerton

Innovation Director, We Are social

Victoria Tchoudakov

Head of Growth Marketing EMEA

Reuben Heller

Freelance Digital Strategy Director, Planner & Consultant

John Comprido

Planning Director Karmarrama


Ian Aslett

Digital Strategist at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

Dojo App

Alina Truhina

Corporate Partnerships Manager

Jon Carney

Chief Digital Officer, McCann Worldgroup EMEA

Mark Elwood

Founding Partner, 101 London

Max Kennedy

Strategist Director (Freelance) Lewis Moberly

Nick Jenkins

Marketing Partnerships and Ecosystem Development at Facebook and Instagram UK


Martin Hollywood

Lead Creative Technologist Razorfish

Martin Murphy

Partner at The Talent Business

Laura Jordan Bambach

Creative Partner at Mr President

Felix Morgan

Senior Strategist & Innovation Lead Livity


Seb Timpson

Publishing Director, E-Gaming Review

Firefly Experience Limited

Pete Marcus

Director, Harvard PR

Peter Cunningham

Marketing at buyapowa

Simon Bone

Founder At Zoom Labs

Magnus Djaba

Chief Executive Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi


Tom Jefferies

Senior Manager, Deloitte Italia

Jens Bachem

Co-founder & Commercial Lead at Gingersnap

Ewen Sturgeon

CEO DigitasLBi International

William Mace

Innovation Karmarrama

Anya Collingwood

Head of Digital Transformation at MediaCom

Rachel Lawlan

Strategy Consultant London Strategy Unit


Tomáš Ruta

Growth Marketeer at Founders Factory

Richard Giddings

Head of New Product Development at Time Inc. UK

Liz Pavitt

Board Director at Rubber Republic

Henrik Delehag

Owner at Benrik ltd

Nick Armitage

Production Partner at Nonsense London

Simon Gunning

Chief Operating Officer, Yubl Ltd

George Prest

Founder at Blood Global, Partner at You & Mr Jones

Paul Blundell

Director, Interactive & Innovation at FCB Inferno

Rob Mosley

Creative Partner Nonsense London


Matty Peacock

Founder/Partner at x-innovate

Josh Akmens

Talent Director at 72andSunny

Rose Van Orden

Head of Effectiveness & Planning Director at St Luke's

Sara Tate

Managing Director at Mother


Ross Farquar

Partner, 101 London

William Corke

Director, Corke Wallis

Dino Burbidge

Director of Innovation and Technology, WCRS

Antony Warne

Executive Planning Director AKQA London

Elena Radicati

Senior Analyst ARC - Omnicom Media Group

Genevieve Wastie

Senior Consultant at Congregation

Greta Van Houtven

Global Head of Marketing, Consumer, Technology and Travel

Justin Cross

Head of MediaCom Startup & Digital Director @ TED

Alastair Cole

Chief Innovation Officer at Partners Andrews Aldridge


Paul Jacobs

Director at Edelman

Nigel Sharrocks

Chairman, Advisor and Angel Investor at Various

Shona Mitchell

General Manager at Headspace Inc

Masha McConaghy

Founder and CCO at BigchainDB GmbH / ascribe

Max Askwith

Associate Director at Vizeum

Andy Porteous

Senior Marketing and Digital business Leader

Thomas Mansbridge

Chief Marketing Officer, Lost Music

Christopher Hogg

Freelance Strategy Consultant

Sam Coniff

Chairman, Livity

Gemma Phelan

Founder and Director DigitalBinx

Isabela Chick

Head of Business Innovation Telefonica

Tyrone Hannick

Head of Digital at Mother

Tom Crossley

Partner at WCRS (and Engine) - Head of Digital

Caroline Pay

Maks Kallhed

Founder & Executive Creative Director, The Pop Up Agency

Ainsley Gibson

Media Strategist

Al MacCuish

CCO & Co-Founder at Sunshine


Graham Wood

Artist & Creative Freelance (Integrated Concept/Creative Direction/Design)

Tom Evans

ECD, Various / BleepBleeps


Helen Foulder

Deputy MD at Wieden + Kennedy

Rob Bye

Design Founder of Availo

Brandwatch Peerindex

Paul McEntree

Founder, Mc&T Communications

Big Data for Humans

Squirrel Financial Wellbeing

Alex Silcox

Managing Director - Integrated Creative Services at Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Stephanie Feeney

Director of Strategy at 72andSunny

Justin Billingsley

Worldwide Chief Operating Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi

Katz Kiely

Founder and CEO Kiely & Co.

Stephen Molloy

SVP Adludio | Digital Marketing | Mobile

Juliette Du Viver

Group Digital Strategy Director, Blue 449

Louisa Heinrich

Founder Superhuman

Gideon Simeloff

Partner and Chief Operations Officer at Sunshine

Wendy Aitken

Marketing Excellence Director at Unilever

Nick Kendall

Co-founder BRO-KEN

Christoph Burgdorfer

Technical Director at This Place

Noel Lyons

Director of Digital Design Barclays

Mark Sinnock

European Group Chief Strategy Officer Havas

Clive Daley

Director at mdj2 associates

Sophie Dollar

Strategy Consultant Various


David Bomphrey

Interim at Zurich - Senior Marketing Consultant

Jacqueline Biggs

Strategy Consultant to SME's, Co-Founder at Brand Camp

Rob Evans

Director at The App Business

Drew Burdon

Founder at Blood Global

Iain Tait

ECD, Wieden + Kennedy


Rachel Yoes

Senior Strategist at BBH London

Rory Mounsey-Heysham



Blane Chapman

Social Media Specialist at Oakley

Mark Maddox

Director of Social Seven

Dan Beasley

Founder, Puzzle

Anna Yakovleva

Vice President at ADV Group

Andrew Sanders

Commercial Director for NPD at Time Inc. UK

Tim Checkley

Senior App Strategist, The App Business

Liz Wilson

Chief Operating Officer at Karmarama

Eve Williams

Brand Director at ASOS.com

Harry Harrison

co-founder at MOPHAGY

Hannah Matthews

Managing Partner, Karmarama

Robin Bresnark

Director of Client Success at buyapowa

Chasity Nao

Start-up Relations Manager at Friday Club London, Social Media Consultant, Founder of Haute Ecology


Ben Gallagher

Co Founder at Ben&Andrew Ltd

Ivan Pols

Creative Partner at Truth & Spectacle

Mike Evans

Co-Founder, Seene

Tracey Follows

Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer at The Future Laboratory

Nick Farnhill

Founder and Managing Partner at Poke

Hummingbird Bike

Paul Bay

founder of citizenbay & citizenbrand


Andy Hood

Head of Emerging Technologies at AKQA

Matthew Kershaw

Director, Content iris Worldwide

David Johnston

Founder, Accept & Proceed

Yan Elliot

Creative Partner, Lucky Generals

Tom Savigar

Chief Strategy Officer and Partner at The Future Laboratory

Aaron Cole

Founding Partner at Common Industry

Matt Rhodes

Head of Digital Strategy WCRS

Mark Boyd

Founder at Gravity Road

Anna Dahlström

Founder Glimt.it

Big Couch


Relative Insight

Mike Gyi

UX Designer at Bridge International Academies

Loyalty Lion

Jules McKeen

Head of the Marketing Practice - Europe The Talent Business

Tiffany Philippou

Head of Marketing at Klevio

Dom Boyd

Group Director of Strategy adamandeveDDB

John Graham

Digital & Mobile Marketing Strategist


Technology Will Save Us

Mary Nygugen

Content Director, Moo.com

Andrew Fraser

New Business & Marketing Director

Melanie Mercier

Founder & CEO at Nattr

Natasha Billing

Head of Proposition & Trade Marketing at ASOS.com

Thomas Engebrand

Lead Designer at This Place

Laurence Green

Founding Partner, 101 London

Sofar Sounds

Will Grundy

Senior Planner, adam&eveDDB

Chris Buckley

Chief Digital Officer

Jemima Garthwaite

Founder / Partner / Director

Dominic Pride

Founder and Chief Instigator, The Sound Horizon

Matt Desmier

Founder at Silicon Beach

Sandra Peat

Head of Strategy, The Moment

Tom Richards

Senior Account Director, We Are Social

Johanna Campion

Angel investor and mentor

Bea Tartsányi

Innovation and Design

Ashley Stockwell

Marketing and Brand Strategy Director/ CMO

Ross Haddow

Senior Innovation Brand Manager, Diageo

Laurence Munday

Founding Partner, dazzleship

Ben Matthews

Director at Montfort

Darren Henderson

Managing Director, Hysteria Live

Parul Bavishi

Head of Partnerships & Programme Collider

Gideon Bullock

Director of Product Design

Seb Royce

Co-Founder at Kindeo

Olga Budnik

TRULY Experiences Ltd

Gavin White

Founder & Creative Director Shuffle

Jack Horner

Dot Joiner, Joiner of Dots

Adam Bracegirdle

Creative Director at VICE

Iqbal Gandham

CMO at Nutmeg

We Got POP Ltd

Gavin Conway

Investment Director at ARC - Omnicom Media Group

Sarah Ellis Davies

Director of Marketing Innovation

VChain Technology

Steven Bennett-Day

Group Executive Creative Director & Global Creative Director for Dove at Havas helia

Pippa Prain

Head of Client Services, Spring Studios

Ekaterina Steube

Campaign Success Manager at Seedrs

Chris Kreinczes

Managing Director, Springwise


Angelique Waker

Head of Brand

Laurence Blanchard

Strategy and Innovation Director at Vizeum Global

Brett Macfarlane

Director at Door Global

Supa Academy

Heather Nolan

Account Manager, Design by Structure

Ann Wixley

Creative Director at OMD UK

Zlatko Corluka

Creative Planner Byte London

Zena Bruges

Founder at Zena Bruges Consulting

Scrummy Club

Simon Andrews

Founder at Addictive Mobile

Susie Burdekin

Business Coach and Consultant - The Drill Company

Simon George

Founding Partner, Dazzleship


Graeme Lipschitz

Co Founder at Wonderland Collective


Qudini Ltd

Rick Williams

Group Director, Business Transformation, R/GA


Ivor Falvey

Global Talent Planning Director Dentsu Aegis Network

Gabor Szalatnyai

Creative Technologist at 72andSunny NL

Katrien De Bauw

Chief Operating Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi

Joe Williams

Account Director, MaxusGlobal

Richard Johnstone

Consulting Marketeer & Content Strategist The Johnstone Consultancy

Besse Gardner

Planning Director, EMEA at TBWAMedia Arts Lab

Antony Warne

Executive Planning Director AKQA London

Glen Drury

Chief Commercial Officer Blippar


Kim Guest

CEO - Co Founder at isoshealth

Jessie Brinton

Writer, editor, cultural strategist at Freelance

Alastair Cotterill

Creative Lead, EMEA at Instagram


Robert Doubal

Co-President and CCO McCann London

Charlotte Fereday

Experience Strategy & Service Design consultant

WizDish Ltd

Debra Stephens (Ladd)

Director of Marketing and Communications at Fight for Sight

How to get involved

We like to think that what makes a FCL event special is the talent & experience of our members, both our mentors and the entrepreneurs. It’s why we spend so much time hunting down the country’s most talented to join us. If you back yourself and your talents then please read on about how you can get involved.

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What's it all about?

You’re all busy people so let’s start with the short answer.

The Friday Club London was set up to help boost the success rates of London’s start-ups by getting better access to marketing professionals.


Who makes this happen?

Matt Wells

The Brains at The Friday Club

Richard Fearn

Director at the Friday Club London and early stage tech investor

Chasity Nao

Start-up Relations Manager at Friday Club London, Social Media Consultant, Founder of Haute Ecology



Here’s what some lovely people said when we stood over them looking scary

Friday Club is the rarified layer of the start-up layer cake you’ve been looking for. Quality, scalable start-ups, in an environment of real value exchange. The icing on the cake is the people who run it.

Dan Machen

Director of Innovation, HeyHuman

The FCL is a simple, focused solution professionals to navigate the technology landscape. Mentors get to meet and advise start-ups, while they get market validation and valuable connections. It keeps the advertising and marketing industries relevant.

Anjali Ramachandran

Head of Innovation PHD UK