Our Teams

Executive Grapevine is full of passionate, creative staff who add value to everything they do.

  • Helen Fish

    Helen Fish

    Chief Executive & Digital Leader
  • Anna Weston

    Anna Weston

    Chief Innovation Officer
  • Chris Lawler

    Chris Lawler

    Director of People Management & Data Protection
  • Louise Belbin

    Louise Belbin

    Finance & Operations Manager
  • Sabrina Ponte

    Sabrina Ponte

    Chief Commercial Officer
  • Thomas Bell

    Thomas Bell

    Account Director
  • Peter Makin

    Peter Makin

    Account Director
  • Sarah Loughney

    Sarah Loughney

    Senior Account Manager
  • Chris Lewis

    Chris Lewis

    Head of Digital Marketing
  • Olivia Carroll

    Olivia Carroll

    Head of Client Success​
  • Louise Marshall

    Louise Marshall

    Database Marketing & Digital Campaign Manager​
  • Samantha Liles

    Samantha Liles

    Customer Experience Executive
  • Joe Jones

    Joe Jones

    Content & Product Marketing Specialist​
  • Sam Perry

    Sam Perry

    Digital Campaign Executive​
  • Daniel Cave

    Daniel Cave

    Head of Content
  • Kieran Howells

    Kieran Howells

    Deputy Editor
  • Sophie Parrott

    Sophie Parrott

    Online Editor
  • Jade Burke

    Jade Burke

    Online Editor
  • Erik Niewiarowski

    Erik Niewiarowski

    Head of Video Content
    & Social Media
  • Rick Xu

    Rick Xu

    Chief Digital Officer
  • Matt Bonnar

    Matt Bonnar

    Graphic Designer
  • Jonathan Balallo

    Jonathan Balallo

    UI/UX Designer
  • Jack Cooper

    Jack Cooper

    Web Developer
  • Lucy Bick

    Lucy Bick

    Digital Content Designer
  • Gemma Martin

    Gemma Martin

    Head of Operational Research
  • Dave Adams

    Dave Adams

    Head of Strategic Research
  • Jenath Choudhury

    Jenath Choudhury

    Content Researcher
  • Amy Bardell

    Amy Bardell

    Senior Content Researcher

Perks and Benefits

Flexible Working Hours

Subsidised Parking

Free Eyetest & Flu Jab

NEST Pension

Speciality Coffee

Buyback Holiday

Modern Air-conditioned Offices

Sabbatical Leave

Subsidised Team Events

Open Positions

Want to be a part of our team? You can see the current roles we have available below.

Executive Grapevine International

PHP Developer

Welwyn Garden City

A unique opportunity to get involved in the multi-media digital publishing platforms behind the award-winning brands of HR Grapevine, Executive Grapevine, and more recently myGrapevine. The role will focus on developing new platforms and client portals while supporting other teams and maintaining the existing systems across the business.

The role will require hands-on skills developing both internal systems and client facing applications as well as building solutions that will help shape the future of the company.


Executive Grapevine is an independent digital media company that specialises in digital content for HR and Business leaders.


Your duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Work collaboratively with design and tech team to fast track projects
  • Review and re-platform existing solutions
  • Support sales & marketing team for end-to-end leadgen activities
  • Develop new industry-leading applications
  • Drive community engagement through extensive research and collaboration with UX/UI designers


Excellent development skills in full LAMP stack with comprehensive understanding of OOP and MVC frameworks. At least 5 years of hands-on experience developing commercial products, PHP7 and CodeIgniter4 preferred.

  • Extensive knowledge of CMS and MVC frameworks, prior experience with CodeIgniter/Laravel/Symphony/Zend is a must
  • Master of at least one of the frontend framework such as Bootstrap, Boilerplate, UIKit etc.
  • Confident working with major JS library and frameworks
  • Practise version control tools like SVN or GIT
  • Comfortable working in an Agile team
  • Familiar with caching, CDN and load balancing techniques
  • Experience building applications on SaaS solutions such as Salesforce, Azure AD, AWS, and Google Services
  • Experience developing solutions with SOAP and REST API
  • Be open-minded and up to date with the latest tech trends
  • Experience in app development would be a bonus


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We're always looking for new talent.

Contact us now to get the conversation started. I'd love to hear from you.