Founder, Serious Brands
Director of Strategy and Communications, Pinewood Studios Group
Head of Communications, GE Healthcare Life Sciences
Head of External Affairs, Governmental and Political Relations, Bosch
Owner, Classic Oils
Head of Intel Security Research and Development, Intel Security - McAfee
Buckinghamshire Business First
Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer, Buckinghamshire New University
Philippa has 20 years experience running a business and is passionate about Buckinghamshire as a place to live and do business in.
Head of Skills and Business Support
Heather has a wealth of knowledge, having worked at a senior level in a range of businesses and helped countless others to grow.
Head of Operations and MI Systems
An honorary daughter of Bucks, Sarah has 20 years of experience in data, CRM and Management Information and a degree in Human Biology.
Head of Marketing,
Communications & Events
Liverpudlian by birth, Bucks by right, Lynsey has launched projects and brands across the world and still found time to study sword fighting
Head of Funding Acquisition and Business Development
Whatever the sector or size of business, Adrian has experience of working in it. He has been helping companies start and grow for years.
Head of Economic Research
Rupert’s career has been split evenly between consultancy and local government, with a little self-employment thrown in for good measure.
Business Support Manager
Haddenham resident Ian ran his own business working with breweries, experience he used to write the guide to New UK Breweries in 1998.
Anna has run her own business focusing on management development and Investors in People standards. She is also a Reiki practitioner.
Having run her own business advice firm & worked across sectors, Jane has proven to be a catalyst for many business’s strategic growth.
Broadband Programme Manager
Navin has consulted on digital infrastructure projects across the country and currently volunteers in the smart city technology sector.
Broadband Programme Assistant
Rob’s background in change management and business analysis took in the public and private sectors. He volunteers in the charity sector too.
Under 19 Skills Manager
Tourism Development Manager
Lucy’s background is sales & marketing in the travel industry, while you’ll often find her out & about with the dog in the fields of Bucks.
Programme Manager Low Carbon Workspaces
An experienced energy & environmental consultant with an MSc in environmental mgmt., Alex has delivered several sustainable energy projects.
Low Carbon Workspaces Project Officer (Hertfordshire)
Low Carbon Workspaces Project Officer (Buckinghamshire)
LEADER Project Manager
Well versed in rural affairs and economic development, Oxford Brookes alumni Will has an affinity with Bucks and a passion for agriculture.
Leader Project Officer (Chilterns)
With her BA in Politics, Emma worked for the Economic & Business Adviser to the Mayor of London & ran her own business selling kid's books.
Leader Project Officer (Clay Vales)
Ruth previously worked in France and brings her PhD in Biochemistry, work experience at Oxford Uni & viola playing skills to the team.
LEADER Project Administrator
CRM and Data Coordinator
A student of accounting and finance, Imran has a history in sales, as well as working with young people to help them overcome depression.
Richard ran his own IT Infrastructure firm, then became Service Manager for the Millennium Dome project. Bucks resident for over 50 years.
Events and Project Marketing Manager
After heading up customer support and telemarketing teams in her early career, Paula has since made event management her forte with us.
Marketing and Events Coordinator
Bhavneet ran her own beauty business while undertaking a degree in Events Management and counts Legoland among her former employers.
Digital Marketing Executive
Former digital marketing apprentice, Amy worked with the likes of PWC & Microsoft. Photography, web design & her 3 dogs fill her spare time.
Abi has had stints at BAFTA, Burberry and Karen Millen among others and can always be found camera in hand and notebook at the ready.
Creative Content Executive
Gareth has a degree in Creative Writing and experience in freelance writing. He also spent a few years working for a youth charity in Bucks.
Lucy relocated to Bucks to raise a family & has more than a decade of experience in investor relations in a FTSE 100 pharmaceutical company.
Hammersmith-born Jacqui has called Bucks home for many years now and has been a long-serving member of our admin and finance teams.
Finance and Operations Manager
Born and bred in Bucks, Alan has over 15 years of experience within financial departments and gained MAAT status in 2010.
HR and Office Manager
Aylesbury native Caroline is one of our longest serving team members. Pre-BBF highlight: a trip to the Palace to accept a Queen’s Award.
Executive Personal Assistant
Buckinghamshire’s own, Kristy loves supporting businesses in her home county and brings 10 years of marketing experience to the party.