• Meet the Team

Our Team

  • Neil Shah
    Neil Shah

    Title: Chief De-Stressing Officer

    Favourite Pastime: Swimming in open water; usually the lake by the office. I also love running with my dog, Nanook!

    Proudest Moment: Crossing the finish line of one of the toughest endurance events and hearing over the tannoy ‘Neil Shah of Great Britain – YOU ARE AN IRONMAN!’

    What do you enjoy most about your role? I love my job with a passion and am fortunate to get paid for something I could happily do for free! Being able to positively contribute and make a difference is the most fulfilling part of my job and I am proud to be part of a passionate and loyal team

    If you were granted three wishes what would you wish for?

    1) That I lived in the world that John Lennon envisioned in the song ‘Imagine’

    2) That my old dog Bhim comes back from doggy heaven

    3) That Duncan stops sticking pictures of Liverpool players on my desk

    If you were stranded on a desert island, what 5 items would you want with you and why?

    1) My Vitamix

    2) A water powered generator so I can make green smoothies

    3) A device to play my Spotify tunes on

    4) A football called Wilson so that I can discuss the mysteries of the universe with it

    5) Samwise Gamgee as he seems to be the perfect company to have around when doing your best to survive!

  • Duncan Rzysko
    Duncan Rzysko

    Title: Chief of Creativity, Happiness & Innovation

    Favourite Pastime: Karate

    Proudest Moment: My proudest moment was when I delivered my son

    What do you enjoy most about your role? Every day is different.  I get to speak to new people all of the time, try to understand their situation and make a change

    Guilty Pleasure: Elvis!

    If you could invite 3 people (living or dead) to a dinner party who would you invite and why? Bobby Sands, Mahatma Gandhi and Cesar Chavez…so I could eat their dinners!

  • Lawrie Miller
    Lawrie Miller

    Title: Head of People, Culture and Miracles

    Favourite Pastime: I love spending time with my family, and friends taking time out from life’s busy schedule to make memories to cherish forever! Anything from teaching the kids to swim to climbing trees with my husband.

    Proudest Moment: Becoming a mum twice.

    What do you enjoy most about your role? I love the team I work with and all of the different aspects my job involves. It’s never a dull day!

    If you were a plate of food what would you be?  I adore seafood, and love the sea so I think I would be a lobster platter.

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? To fly, so I could go somewhere sunny every weekend!

  • Louisa Valvano

    Title: Chief Marketing and Magic Officer

    Favourite Pastime: Travelling, reading and spending it with my family.

    Proudest Moment: Having my little boy.

    What do you enjoy most about your role? In marketing you can really see when something you do makes an impact and I love that!

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why?  Healing because there are just too many horrible diseases.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Candy Crush Saga

    If you were stranded on a desert island, what 5 items would you want with you and why? 

    1) My family as life without them would not be worthwhile

    2) Some good books to travel to other places in my imagination

    3) A solar powered music player to lift our spirits (do they exist?)

    4) Suntan lotion as I am assuming it will be hot

    5) A knife for opening coconuts and generally building some shelter!

    If you were a plate of food what would you be? A spicy pasta arrabiata

  • Laura Selvaraja

    Title: Wellbeing and Happiness Programme Manager

    Favourite Pastime: Painting large portraits of family and friends in acrylic paint.

    Proudest Moment: Graduating from University.

    What do you enjoy most about your role? Building a relationship with our clients and supporting them to reduce stress. It is very rewarding when our solutions positively impact individuals and organisations. Being part of a supportive team is a plus!

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? Flying because I am scared of airplanes.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Reading psychological thriller books and watching reality TV shows.

    If you were a plate of food what would you be? A cupcake- something small but sweet!

  • Harriet Martin

    Title: Wellbeing and Happiness Pixie

    Favourite Pastime: Spending time with my family and friends, going out for coffee, shopping, going away (city breaks)

    Proudest Moment: Graduating from University

    What do you enjoy most about your role? I enjoy working on exciting studies and working closely with our clients to help them achieve solutions. Everyday can be different!

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? To be able to travel to places quickly so it makes going away easier!

    What is your guilty pleasure? Watching reality TV, musicals/theatre

    If you were stranded on a dessert island, what 5 items would you want with you and why?

    1)My family – as I wouldn’t want to be without them

    2)My MacBook or phone – that could connect to the internet

    3)Fresh water and fruit

    4)Unlimited supply of coffee!

    5)Plenty of books to read!

  • Emily Arnold

    Title: Marketing, PR and Social Media Fairy

    Favourite Pastime:  Spending time with my family and friends, scrapbooking and baking.

    Proudest Moment:  Passing my driving test after 80 lessons!

    What do you enjoy most about your role? Being able to experience the subject that I love to study, in a real life business environment and seeing how everything that I have learnt, transfers into everyday tasks.

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? To time travel! I would love to go back in time to relive my school summer holidays with my Nan and Grandad.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Sweets, watching reality TV and anything Disney!

    If you were stranded on a desert island, what 5 items would you want with you and why? 

    1) My family, specifically my mum, sister and brother.  I’ve never tried living without them and I don’t think a desert island would be the best time to try!

    2) My MacBook that has access to the internet- so I can Facetime my friends, watch movies, keep up with reality TV shows and listen to music.

    3)Unlimited supply of sweets and fruit.

    4) A source of Fresh water.

    5) Fluffy blankets!

  • Fiona Wong

    Title: Social Media, PR and Marketing Ninja

    Favourite Pastime: Travelling and food!

    Proudest Moment: Getting into university and landing a placement here!

    What do you enjoy most about your role? I love that I am given the opportunity to experience the real world of business whilst being able to help and support individuals. The social media element allows me to be part of something I do on a day to day basis where I can put my creative spin on each platform.

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? Teleportation. It makes travelling the world much easier.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Watching old cartoons from the 90’s.

    If you were stranded on a desert island, what 5 items would you want with you and why?

    1) Glasses – I’m blind without.

    2) A Lifestraw – I need water.

    3) Knife – for many purposes!

    4) Some sort of music device – music is life!

    5) A hammock – might as well enjoy being on an island!

    If you were a plate of food what would you be? I would be a plate of fruit – the colours reflect my happiness and positivity.

  • Hollie Travers

    Title: Office Pixie

    Favourite Pastime: Spending time with my family, socialising with friends and walking my dog.

    Proudest Moment: Working abroad, independently.

    What do you enjoy most about your role? I enjoy working with my colleagues and all the different aspects of my job. I love how every day is different.

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? To time travel, so I could relive some of my favourite memories.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Chinese takeaway and watching reality TV!

    If you were stranded on a desert island, what 5 items would you want with you and why?

    1) My family (doggy included).

    2) Unlimited water.

    3) Unlimited spaghetti carbonara.

    4) Acrylic nails.

    5) My Ipad that has access to the internet- to facetime my friends, watch my tv programmes and listen to music.

  • Nanook Shah

    Title: Chief Happiness Officer

    Favourite Pastime: Chewing a carrot, taking Laura for a walk  and playing fetch with my ball.

    Proudest Moment: Winning my gold award at puppy school

    What do you enjoy most about your role?  I love coming into the office, checking on my team, I do a lot of floor walking to ensure people are in good spirits and when I think they need it I will go and give people a cuddle, take my toys over to play with them or if people need to take a break I take them for a walk.  I take my responsibilities very seriously.

    If you could have a super power what would it be and why? To turn anything into a carrot – it’s my favourite snack.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Carrots!  I love them, could eat them all day! And having my belly rubbed J

    If you were a plate of food what would you be? Carrots, served with carrots and a side of carrots!!!