our team

We’re committed to excellence, and have built an all-star team to deliver on that promise.

our team.

Ben Hamburger


Ben began his career at P&G before moving to KPMG and working in M&A and then Strategy Consulting. Most recently Ben was a Project Leader at the Boston Consulting Group and is a member of the Association of Chartered Accountants. Read more…

Arjun Rajyagor


Arjun began his career at Goldman Sachs as a Technical Analyst, covering the full technology stack. Arjun was a Consultant at the Boston Consulting Group in the Technology Advantage team, focused on Digital Ops and Automation.


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Elin Kikano

Marketing Manager

Elin has 15 years of marketing experience in the UK beauty industry, working mainly within distribution. Most recently Elin was working at LVMH and before that SAS & Company, one of the largest independent distributors of fragrance in the UK.

Katie Benson

National Account Manager

​Katie has 20 years’ experience within retail management and the beauty industry starting her retail management career within Debenhams and moving on to become the UK/ROI Country Manager for Too Faced Cosmetics.

Paul Saayman

General Manager

Paul has 20 years of experience within Health and Beauty distribution working with high street retailers and brand partners. Most recently Paul was Commercial Director for Revlon’s brands distribution business and before that SAS & Company, one of the largest independent distributors of fragrance in the UK.

Danielle Merry

Digital Marketing Manager

​Danielle has 6 years of marketing experience in the food & drink industry, specialising in digital marketing and eCommerce in fast growth start ups. Most recently Danielle was working at FUEL10K and before that The Bottle Club, the fastest growing online alcohol retailer in the UK.

Johnny Ng

Management Accountant

​Johnny has 20 years of experience in financial management and ERP system project management.

​Johnny is a chartered accountant and certified information systems auditor.

Reuben Wiredu

Operations Apprentice

​Reuben started off as an office apprentice at his Uncle’s company. Later on, after college, Reuben became the social media admin at Equi-Vision Services Ltd.

our advisors.

Joel Palix


Over three decades of experience in beauty, across multiple brands from Yves Saint-Laurent to MD for Thierry Mugler & CEO of Clarins Fragrance Group. Most recently, Joel was CEO of Feelunique, which he grew into one of the world’s largest e-tailers. Joel holds a BA from ESCP and an MBA from INSEAD. Read more…

George McBride


George is a commercial barrister turned cannabis reform advocate and industry consultant. He co-founded Cannabis Europa, Hanway Associates and First Wednesdays.

Hanway Associates is a strategic consultancy which specialises in growth strategies, market access, product launches, operational excellence, business development and strategic partnerships in the nascent cannabis sector.

Jonathan Douek


Jonathan began his career as a former banker at Edmond de Rothschild and eventually moved into Real Estate Project Management, for a number of large international companies in Europe and the US.

Jonathan has over 7 years’ worth of entrepreneurial experience establishing turnkey innovative technological solution platforms and investments, in India and South Africa among others.