Our Team

What we do.

Our team’s individual skill sets make Chesamel the unique, turn-key transformation agency that it is today. Together, our team is united by core values, and a collective drive to create and innovate within our roles towards common goals as a company. Chesamel’s employee engagement principles ensure that each and every team member is able to meet their own career goals whilst striving towards Chesamel’s collective success.

Our Team

John Cofie FOUNDER & CEO
John Cofie
Founder & CEO

Founder and CEO, leading Chesamel and helping businesses grow with our blended business model of digital transformation, marketing and workforce solutions.

Emma Cofie CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Emma Cofie
Executive Director, Clients & Projects

Leading the development of digital solutions and marketing transformations for Chesamel’s clients alongside directing the operations and growth strategy for the agency.

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Suzanne Scruton
Managing Director

CIPD qualified (level 7) HR professional with 13 years’ HR generalist experience, including at executive and senior management level.

Anna Swahn
Head of Business Services

Highly skilled Operations Manager with over 7 years’ experience leading company-wide operations, IT and client services.

Dan Cortese
Dan Cortese
Content Producer

Dan is a highly motivated and results-driven producer/content creator. Over the course of a decade, he has developed a proven track record of delivering high-quality, engaging content across broadcast and online media platforms.

Sophia Malik
Sophia Malik
Programme Manager

Highly motivated project manager with 5+ years of experience in the Localisation & Fashion industry. Specialising in linguistics and content creation across multiple global channels. She is multilingual and has international experience working in corporate environments.

Stefania Kis FINANCE MANAGER
Stefania Kis
Finance Manager

Providing financial guidance and support executive decision making for the CEO, CFO and Board of Directors with planning, analysis, and business modelling.

Betty Khiavi
Betty Khiavi
Enterprise Marketing Manager

Betty is a renowned marketing professional with over a decade of expertise within a variety of backgrounds, specialising in marketing content, strategy, public relations, business development and events. Previously running the EMEA marketing programme for global firms in both the UK and the USA. Betty has eclectic and highly praised experience in corporate directorship, senior account management, and operational sales across a range of industries including tech, finance and the arts.

Ruth She PARTNERSHIPS MANAGER
Ruth She
Partnerships Manager

Nurturing stakeholder relationships to enable long-term business success for partnership and client relations.

Harriot Bishop
Senior Account Manager

A highly driven Account Executive valued for building, maintaining & growing excellent relationships with clients using a consultative approach to account management, sales & service delivery.

Verna Cruz
Talent Acquisition Partner

Specialized in Recruitment and Selection, providing subject matter expertise in sourcing best practices and hiring top talents. Results-driven equipped with a strong international background recruiting candidates for various roles across all levels.

Laura Querino
Director of Editorial, Comms and Acquisition

With 8 years of experience in editorial and communications for luxury brands, Laura plans, coordinates, and edits all written content for the publication. She manages PR strategy, communications and overall membership acquisition strategy for the brand, leading the development of internal and external brand messaging to ensure consistency and engagement.

Sebastian Ingram
Senior Marketing Executive

Marketing executive with a passion for helping companies grow through good marketing strategies. Loves all things digital marketing, from copywriting to analysing data.

Sarah Cynian
Talent Acquisition & Client Partner

Senior Recruitment Specialist with a passion for helping businesses to grow with a consultative approach. Building strong relationships, based on transparency, trust and integrity that result in repeat and referral business.

Valerija Slavina
Enterprise Marketing Manager

Val is a marketing expert responsible for the execution of integrated campaigns and events for Google Cloud to drive pipeline growth of the products. She is multilingual and has international experience working for a start-up, private and corporate environments.

Rebecca Spencer
Rebecca Spencer
HR Coordinator

CIPD qualified (level 5) with a degree in Human Resource Management. 2 years plus experience in HR, compliance and admin.

Rayhan Khan FINANCE ADMINISTRATOR
Rayhan Khan
Finance Administrator

Running complete finance solutions and supporting C-level management.

Evette Martins CLOUD & DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION CONSULTANT
Evette Martins
Cloud & Digital Transformation Consultant

A highly experienced designer / engineer with more than 15 years of industry experience specialising in API design and development, application and implementation across a broad range of technologies encompassing E-Commerce, Enterprise Integration and Micro Services.

Lucy Dunn
Content & Social Media

Digital and content marketer specialising in content creation, idea generation and strategy, enabling brands to better connect with customers.

Laura Swinburne
Laura Swinburne
EMEA Programme Marketing Manager

A socially conscious London based Marketing Manager with a proven track record leading large-scale, multi-channel campaigns; campaigns that are grounded in insight, centred on commercials and driven by creative flair.

Beatrice Ferri
Beatrice Ferri
Marketing manager

Marketing and communications expert with 10+ years of working across different countries and cultures. Believes empathy and an open heart are key to the growth of each team member, as professionals and as humans.

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