Meet The Team

Founders

Founder

Prezola
Ali Beaven Ali Beaven

Ali Beaven

Creative Director

Hobbies: Shopping, flea markets, reading

Likes: Eating, drinking, being merry with friends and family

Dislikes: Dishonesty, grey skies, gardening… sorry!

Founder

Prezola
Daisy Daisy

Daisy

Head of Morale

Hobbies: Walking, sleeping, wrapping gifts

Likes: Greeting visitors, cuddles, treats

Dislikes: Lack of attention, cats, balloons

Founder

Prezola
Dom Beaven Dom Beaven

Dom Beaven

Chief Executive Officer

Hobbies: Cars, boats, travelling

Likes: Sunshine, red wine, family seaside trips

Dislikes: Politics, rosé wine, horses

Customer Service Team

Customer Services

Prezola
Rebecca Forsey Rebecca Forsey

Rebecca Forsey

Head of Customer Services

Hobbies: Shopping, Instagram, walking Rocco (her gorgeous French Bulldog)

Likes: Sunny weather, chocolate, family and friends

Dislikes: Spiders/bugs, cold leftover takeaways, make up that doesn't last all day!

Customer Services

Prezola
Amber 1 Amber 2

Amber Davies

Customer Services Team Leader

Hobbies: Eating, sleeping, socialising

Likes: Making memories, cheesecake, laughing

Dislikes: Spiders, early mornings, chocolate is bad for you!

Customer Services

Prezola
Sarah Hobbs Sarah Hobbs

Sarah Hobbs

Customer Services Executive

Hobbies: Gardening, visiting county homes, shopping!

Likes: Prosecco, silly jokes, gardening

Dislikes: English rain, fish, littering

Customer Services

Prezola
Jessie Drew Jessie Drew

Jessie Drew

Customer Services Executive

Hobbies: Walking my dogs, baking, watching films starring Paul Rudd

Likes: Tom Hardy, dinosaurs, rum

Dislikes: Frogs, mayonnaise, a big ego

Customer Services

Prezola
View Account Details View Account Details

Katie Evans

Customer Services Executive

Hobbies: Holidays, reading, skiing

Likes: Wine, puppies, chocolate

Dislikes: Birds, avocado, when people don't share cake!

Platinum by Prezola

Platinum

Prezola
Merryn Gamba Merryn Gamba

Merryn Gamba

Platinum introducer

Merryn has over 15 years experience in the wedding industry and has worked for various wedding list companies before the ultimate wedding gift list company; Prezola. Her passion for interiors, particularly fine French porcelain and Italian crystal, will help couples create a gift list to treasure forever.

Merryn lives in a 14th century house in Somerset and loves to contrast medieval exterior with contemporary interior design and heritage brands.

Platinum

Prezola
Annie Stiles Annie Stiles

Annie Stiles

Platinum List Consultant

Annie has worked at Prezola since 2010 and has an encyclopedic knowledge of the gift list service.

Annie previously worked for the National Trust on the customer service side and most enjoys working with Platinum couples to create a wedding gift list that perfectly reflects their personality.

Platinum

Prezola
Hannah Pook Hannah Pook

Hannah Pook

Platinum List Consultant

Hannah has a love for all things interiors, with a particular obsession for mixing her carefully curated vintage collection with modern pieces. She lives in a Georgian apartment in Bath which she and her husband are renovating sympathetically.

Hannah has worked for Prezola for 3 years as a brand manager and has an in-depth knowledge of our brands and products and enjoys finding interesting and unique new gifts for our couples.

Brand Management Team & Procurement

Procurement

Prezola
Becky WF 3 Becky WF3

Becky Wilford-Fox

Head Buyer

Hobbies: Hiking, reading, going to see live music

Likes: Food, cats, wine

Dislikes: Rollercoasters, heights, rain

Procurement

Prezola
Rachel Purnell Rachel Purnell

Rachel Purnell

Senior Buyer

Hobbies: Sewing, lino cutting (badly!), travelling

Likes: Friends, family, lazy weekends with impromptu picnics and pub visits

Dislikes: Sleep in my eyes, slow walkers, bananas

Procurement

Prezola
Lysann Church Lysann Church

Lysann Church

Buyer

Hobbies: Roller derby, going to the movies, reading

Likes: Rustico Bistro (our favourite restaurant in Bath!), heavy metal, snow

Dislikes: Beer, snakes, Piers Morgan

Procurement

Prezola
View Account Details View Account Details

Chris Sherry

Product Data Administrator

Hobbies: Music, reading, walking

Likes: Nature, quiet weekends, rain

Dislikes: Traffic, corporate jargon, the sound of my alarm

Procurement

Prezola
Staff profile Staff profile

Alice Wigmore

Procurement Administrator and Buyer

Hobbies: holidaying, drinking wine, learning spanish

Likes: Flamingos, olives, disco music

Dislikes : Rude people, soggy sandwiches & pigeons

Brand Management

Prezola
Jess Gibson Jess Gibson

Jessica Gibson

Managing Editor

Hobbies: Shopping, reading, eating

Likes: Lie ins, red wine, city breaks

Dislikes: Angry commuters, mushrooms, horror movies

Brand Management

Prezola
Mila McKenzie Mila McKenzie

Mila Mackenzie

Senior Brand Manager, Ali&Co

Hobbies: Travelling, drinking wine, socialising

Likes: Sunshine, yoga, cooking

Dislikes: Pigeons, mushrooms, rudeness

Brand Management

Prezola
Liam Baxter Liam Baxter

Liam Baxter

Senior Brand Manager

Hobbies: Writing, collecting vinyl, coffee

Likes: Home Alone 2, maps, sports podcasts

Dislikes: Stepping in bathroom puddles with fresh socks on, Kaiser Chiefs, courgettes

Brand Management

Prezola
August Roddy August Roddy

August Roddy

Brand Manager

Hobbies: Drinking coffee, travelling, eating out

Likes: Long boozy lunches with family and friends, hygge, my cat babies

Dislikes: Wine that isn't ice cold, wind and rain at the same time, public transport

Brand Management

Prezola
Ella 3 Ella

Ella Carter

Brand Manager

Hobbies: Skiing, dog walks, floristry

Likes: Books, croissants, snow

Dislikes: Seagulls, pigeons, crows

Brand Management

Prezola
Molly 2 Molly 4

Molly Tyson

Brand Manager

Hobbies: Baking, country walks, yoga

Likes: Sausage dogs, cacti, coffee

Dislikes: Ironing bed sheets, queue jumpers, cutting onions

Brand Management

Prezola
Marcelle 2 Marcelle Carss

Marcelle Carss

Junior Brand Manager

Hobbies: Red wine, quality time with friends and family, countryside walks with my dog and hubby

Likes: Harry Potter, animals, quaint pubs and villages

Dislikes: Poverty, littering, stress

Marketing & Digital

Marketing & Digital

Prezola
Jules Stuckes Jules Stukes

Julie Stuckes

Marketing & Digital Director

Hobbies: Eating, drinking, shopping

Likes: Travelling, laughing with friends, relaxing with wine

Dislikes: Rainy days, flight delays, bins

Marketing & Digital

Prezola
Icon Icon

Phoebe Pring

Digital Marketing Manager

Hobbies: Travelling, drawing, running

Likes: Coffee, wine, sunny days

Dislikes: Early mornings, train delays

Marketing & Digital

Prezola
Tash Stanley Tash Stanley

Tash Stanley

Marketing Co-ordinator

Hobbies: Eating out, reading, drinking wine

Likes: Dogs, indoor plants, brunch

Dislikes: Nutella, spiders, horror movies

Marketing & Digital

Prezola
Staff profile Staff profile

Lauren Stuckes

Web Editor

Coming soon!

Marketing & Digital

Prezola
Vicky GT Vicky GT

Vicky Gregory-Thorpe

Project Manager

Hobbies: Yoga, bargain-hunting, not photography

Likes: Diet Pepsi, cinema, not having my photo taken

Dislikes: Beer, coffee, having my photo taken

Marketing & Digital

Prezola
Kat Jones Kat Jones

Kat Jones

Designer

Hobbies: Photography, travelling, cooking

Likes: Piña coladas, getting caught in the rain, champagne

Dislikes: Yoga, health food, 70s songs

Delivery Centre

Delivery Centre

Prezola
Craig 1 Craig 2

Craig Avent

Head of Operations

Hobbies: Off-road running, skiing, big gardening (anything involving power tools!)

Likes: Rugby, puns, fish & chips

Dislikes: Speed limits, tofu, multinational corporate tax evasion

Delivery Centre

Prezola
Paul Profile Paul Profile Silly

Paul Aldridge

Warehouse Manager

Likes: Wine, food, bubblewrap

Dislikes: Lateness, spiders, coffee

Delivery Centre

Prezola
Ellie Beman Ellie Beman Silly

Ellie Beman

Goods-Out Team Leader

Likes: Cats, Prosecco, laughing

Dislikes: Rudeness, hunger, snakes

Delivery Centre

Prezola
Patrycja Profile Patrycja Profile Silly

Patrycja Thal

Goods-Out Team Leader

Likes: Sandwiches, travelling, drinking

Dislikes: Spiders, hangovers, nut chocolate

Development

Development

Prezola
Stuart Anderton Stuart Anderton

Stuart Anderton

Chief Information Officer

Hobbies: Following Bath Rugby, folk music, arguing

Likes: Cider, bagpipes, editable pages

Dislikes: Cucumber, drum & bass, metal watch straps

Development

Prezola
Icon Icon

Nathan Boxall

Developer

Coming soon!

Development

Prezola
Icon Icon

Luke Dixon

Developer

Hobbies: Reading, travelling, running

Likes: Cars, music, shopping

Dislikes: Live-action disney movies

Finance

Finance

Prezola
Jeremy 4 Jeremy 2

Jeremy French

Finance Director

Hobbies: Scuba diving, playing my guitar really loudly, watching Newcastle United lose - again!

Likes: Sunshine and wine, fine food, holidays

Dislikes: Muddy festivals, disrespect, Reality TV stars

Finance

Prezola
Jamie Smith Jamie Smith

Jamie Smith

Finance Manager

Hobbies: Cooking, gym, doing nothing

Likes: Football, motor racing, food

Dislikes: Lack of food, golf, seagulls

Finance

Prezola
Icon Icon

Magda Dolat

Finance Manager

Coming soon!

HR & Administration

HR & Administration

Prezola
Jess Halliday Jess Halliday

Jess Halliday

Executive Assistant

Hobbies: Reading, cooking, trying to keep house plants alive!

Likes: Cocktails, American crime investigation TV shows, weekend mini-breaks

Dislikes: Reality TV, gravy on cauliflower cheese, wrinkly fingers in water

Administration

Prezola
View Account Details View Account Details

Saskia Neergaard-Tedder

Customer Service Administrator

Hobbies: Reading, baking, northern lights chasing

Likes: Autumn, sunsets, blankets

Dislikes: Rain, cold tea, hospitals

Prezola careers

Want to be part of the team? Take a look at our vacancies.

More about us

A truly personal service for your special day.