Team


Our agency owes its success to our incredible team.

Their skills, close relationships, and synergy are the driving force behind what we do. Values unite us, passion motivates us and normally coffee or cake brings us together. The team is made up of a wide range of profiles, experiences, and specialties that ignites every project we take on.

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Ben Hodson

Creative Director

An artist, designer, producer, lecturer and entrepreneur Ben has been integral to several creative and business start-up projects in the UK and internationally. His work has earned creative awards, credits with Fortune 100 companies, and has been displayed around the world including the UN headquarters in New York.

Ben lives in the mountains and spends his spare time snowboarding.

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John Whittaker

Commercial Director

John is an entrepreneur. Since graduating from Cambridge with a degree in economics in 2005 he has worked as a management consultant in the City of London and for the government leading data science driven organisational transformation.

He often wears a suit. When he isn’t being all professional John hides under the duvet from his kids.

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Jeff Pullinger

Technical Director

Jeff started working on websites 20 years ago when all the websites in the world could be listed in a book. In 2004, he started Existence Ltd (one of the two companies that merged to form Seraph in 2018) while touring with a band in Scotland.

He enjoys his time split between managing the team, strategic meetings with clients, dreaming up innovative solutions and coding tools, sites and web apps.

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Sam Willis

Client Manager

Sam joined the team in November 2018 as Client Manager. His time at Seraph is spent working alongside clients and managing accounts.

Sam spends the rest of his time being a parent, community gardening, organising community events and thinking he's reading when he's really just buying more books.

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Suzy Sare

Digital Marketer

Suzy joined the team as part of an apprenticeship programme in November 2017. As a digital marketer she lets the world know the wonderful things our clients are doing. She creates content, does research, and completes analysis.

During her spare time she spends it being surrounded by her rather large family.

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Jareth Bower

Programmer

Jareth joined Seraph at the beginning of 2019. He is a programmer. Programmers make the world go round. He helps us make the wonderful websites we deliver to clients.

In his spare time Jareth loves photography and sound engineering.

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Thibaut Blais

Photographer & producer

Thibaut is a visionary photographer, producer, and camera operator. He is particularly great at capturing lifestyle, action sports, nature and the mountains he is surrounded by.

Thibaut spends his spare time as a trail runner, ski tourer, climber, mountaineer and ice wall climber.

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Riaz Ayy

Photographer & DOP

A photographer, director of photography, camera operator and producer. His artistic vision, attention to detail and visual style suits the editorial, advertising and social content work our clients look for.

When not focussing his vision down a lens, Riaz is often using his DIY skills to rig up a light, audio or building whole sets as a gaffer and key grip.

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Martine Verwoerd

Freelance Designer

Martine has an exceptional ability to craft brands, visual content, brochures, print campaigns, digital interfaces and everything in between. She has a broad range of skills but particularly loves working with colour, typography and design systems.

She loves interior design, visiting exhibitions and design festivals.

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Nicolas Petit

Freelance Client Manager

Nicolas is great at managing projects, working closely with clients in a number of languages. His commercial and management skills are complemented by his creative idea and concept generation abilities.

He’s an outdoor man, he likes to get lost in the wilderness in his old VW van with his 2 Newfoundland dogs.