OUR TEAM

Claire Ritchie-Tomkins

Claire Ritchie-Tomkins

In addition to running the business in her role as CEO, Claire gets a kick out of creating clever partnerships for tech brands in sport. Besides that passion, she loves to travel which she does a fair bit of in support of SQN clients as well as personally. She loves the beach and is a sucker for ice-cream!

Chris Ritchie

Chris Ritchie

As COO Chris is actively involved in all aspects of the business as befits his curious character that is always up for a debate. From strategy and operations to identifying ways to deliver real business impacts for our clients, he believes things can always be improved.

Chris Hughes

Chris Hughes

Client Service Director, Chris, a natural communicator and impresario, is always focused on exceeding client expectations. With an enviable reputation for excellence his motivation is in in delivering the right creative solution at the right time to drive results for clients.

Stuart Owen

Stuart Owen

Client Director and ESA Diploma graduate Stuart is a safe pair of hands for all clients he manages. His enthusiasm for the sponsorship industry is only matched by his passion for thunderstorms!

Steven Woodgate

Steven Woodgate

Recently joined from Microsoft, Woody has built himself a strong reputation as a creative problem solver, in every area from technology retail through to cultural change.

Dan McLaren

Dan McLaren

With over ten years in digital sports, Dan's role as Head of Digital sees him involved in most of our client work. A keen blogger, vlogger, and now also passionate about podcasting, he is always seeking to embrace digital channels to engage with audiences.

Carrie Mathieson

Carrie Mathieson

Originally, and still obviously, from north of the border but also fluent in German, Account Manager Carrie, combines a talent for multi-tasking with a down to earth ability to get stuff done, even when travelling the world for clients.

Corey Prince

Corey Prince

With a background in sports marketing and a focus on sponsorship, Account Manager Corey is a self-proclaimed film buff and motorsports enthusiast, with as much interest in the lights-out as the commercial side of sport.

Kirk Brown

Kirk Brown

With an eye for detail and an ability to tackle any project. Kirk oversees our creative offerings. When away from the screen Kirk can usually be found dismantling the latest tech.

Sam Wright

Sam Wright

Designer Sam is always eager to turn his creative talent towards making an impact with client communications. From digital and video to print, no challenge is too big or too small.

Lauren Baker

Lauren Baker

On her placement year from the University of the West of England where she studies Creative and Professional Writing, Lauren is our latest addition to the team. Outside of work, she loves all things fitness and nutrition - but will never say no to chocolate!

Andy Westlake

Andy Westlake

With almost 30 years in sponsorship and sport marketing, Andy has led a number of well-known agencies through periods of sustained growth. In addition to working with SQN, he serves as Chairman of the board at both the European Sponsorship Association and Chesham United Ladies FC.

Keith Taylor

Keith Taylor

An experienced and innovative commercial director and entrepreneur, in organisations such as Oracle and CSC to web-based start-ups, Keith brings a wealth of knowledge, process and insight to the team at SQN.

WANT TO A PART OF OUR TEAM?

We are always looking to meet like-minded, talented people with relevant experience who would be interested to join our team. If that sounds like you send us your details, and we will contact you.