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.

London office

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 Speight

Operations Director

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

Lucy Greenhill

Commercial and Product Director

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

Will Weeks

Marketing & Technology Director

The loudest talker and typer in the office. Goes by the email signature: WW2 (against his wishes).

Johanna Menzel

Finance Director

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

Leo Alsved

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.

Nikolina Zrinski

Founder of OH!SO

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

Paul Lynch

Finance Manager

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.

Rhys Foley

Head of Digital Marketing

What is Rhys most notorious for? Being "that tattooed guy", although we can't work out why...

Vojtech Hejda

Head of Technology

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

Ben Littlestone

Commercial Manager

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

Michael Crisp

Operations Manager, QD

Crispy. A man of many words. 41 Yacht Weeks sailed. Great peacock impression.

Paul Lojszczyk

DJ & Music Manager

DJ Paul. Inspired by music and the mountains. He’s heads and shoulders above the rest. Literally.

Lydia Barnard

Customer Services Manager

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

Saskia Campbell

Social and Content Manager

When asked what her go-to d-floor move is, she answered 'The Smoke Bomb'. What is this you ask? "Where you disappear and take yourself to bed. For best results, perform at 9pm".

Sabina Erlingson

Head of Community / TSW Marketing Lead

This Swedish ski sensation is inspired by music, people and travel. Answers to Sabins.

Ella Thorogood

Social and Content Executive

She may always be cold, but she's got a warm heart. And an obsession with mac & cheese.

Arturo Salazar Moreira

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 Adkins

TSW Ops Manager

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

Will Curtis

Ops Co-ordinator

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

Rebecca Florissi

Operations Coordinator, QD

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

Tom White

Sales Executive

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

Tom Waugh

Web Developer

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

Patryk Zatorski

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 Horovsky

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 Hindle

Web Developer

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

Marijana Grgic

Accountant

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

Chelsea-Ann Afreh

Financial Accountant

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

Croatia office

Nebojsa Jaksic

General Manager at Fort George

How many TYW parties has Nebojsa been to? Like the amount of countries he's visited, it's so many he's lost count.

Vatro Kacic

Head of Ops Croatia

Started in 2008. The kingpin of Croatia. Vatro is inspired by intelligence. Notorious for: chasing his staff to work.

Ivona Krolo

Operations & Legal Assistant

Otherwise known as Krolo. Ivona is notorious for being the loud one. She is inspired by smart people.

Dalibor Fotak

Sound & Light Engineer

Otherwise known as Dado. Dalibor is inspired by beauty and good people. Desert island item: guitar.

Alen Velkovski

F&B Manager at Fort George

Alen is notorious for his love for food and fine wine. He is inspired by happy people. Countries visited: 53.

Milena Stanišić

Financial Assistant at Fort George

Milena is notorious for taking photos of anything and everything. Inspired by: Roger Moore.

Marina Flegar

Marketing and Events Manager at Fort George

Started in 2014. Marina is the mastermind behind our beautiful events at Fort George. Otherwise known as Mare.

Maja Listes

Financial Controller

Otherwise known as Mayo. Maja is notorious for being a wizard in excel. She is inspired by people and possibilities.

Event team

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