Meet the team

Get to know all about the great bunch of people who make up the Trimcraft team and see what they get up to on a day to day basis. 

Vince Fakey

Chairman

Vince founded the company in 1996 before handing over to his son Satyen in 2010.

Satyen Fakey

CEO

Satyen is our CEO and oversees every aspect of the business & key national accounts.

Claire Brudenell

Marketing and Licensing Manager

Claire is in charge of overseeing the Marketing department, she also looks after artwork licensing of new & existing designers!

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Alice Roberts

Design & Product Manager

Alice is our Design Manager who has final say on all of our fab products & collections. She ensures we are always on-trend!

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Richard Wiginton

Sales Director

As Sales Director, Richard masterminds all new product launches and restocks of core collections.

Claire Hamer

UK Trade Account Manager

As UK Trade Account Manager, Claire works with and supports all our wonderful independent craft retailers across the UK.

Tamie Satchell

National Account Manager

Tamie plays a key role in the company as National Account Manager. She manages a portfolio of National Accounts across the Retail, Craft Specialist and Discount Sectors.

Nikki Holt

Commercial Development Manager

Nikki is our Commercial Development Manager and works on bringing exciting new products to our national accounts.

Yann Vouloir

Export Sales Administration and Development

Yann looks after all of our international partners and is always willing to offer a helping hand! He's also responsible for all our French translations.

Jonathan Ward

E-Commerce Specialist

Jonathan is our E-Commerce Specialist, dealing mainly with Amazon UK, and always working hard to support our online customers.

Jessica Whotton

Sales Administrator

Jess works closely with the Sales team to keep track of all of our amazing crafty products coming into stock.

Robert Bone

Operations Director

Rob is king of distribution! He can be found working hard to keep products on track, from when they leave the factory all the way to arriving safely with our customers and retail partners.

Pawel Pstragowski

Warehouse Manager

Running our busy warehouse is a tough task - but Pawel is the man for the job. He ensures all product shipments are accounted for and quickly logged, keeping the warehouse spick and span!

Alli Metcalf

Marketing Executive

Alli looks after all Trimcraft social media accounts, and writes all the supporting copy for the suite of Trimcraft brands - amongst other things!

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Cat Madeira

Content Marketing Executive

Cat is a graphic design and photography whiz - she can usually be found shooting stunning photos of our amazing products, or designing beautiful headers, banners, brochures and printables!

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Ryan Clowes

Videographer

Ryan creates fantastic videos to show off new products and to give crafters easy step by step tutorials to follow.

Angel Cooke

Marketing Assistant

Angel is our Marketing Assistant, helping to keep the Marketing team super organised! She loves to craft and many of her super cool makes appear on the blog.

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Adam Poxon

Senior Graphic Designer

Adam is our Senior Designer and helps train new designers as well as manage everyone’s work load. He also works on branding and makes sure our designs are top notch.

Charley Muttitt

Graphic Designer

Charley is our Graphic Designer who gets trendy with her papercraft designs and looks at what’s hot in the crafting industry.

Sarah Shields

Junior Graphic Designer

Sarah is one of our Junior Designers who has a talent for design and creates fantastic artwork for products and collections.

Wajahat Baloch

Financial Controller

Wajahat keeps a check on all the finance, to ensure we can keep bringing out our wonderful papercraft collections.

Dyanne Owen

Finance Supervisor

Dyanne is a tough cookie in the office as she also looks after the finance side of the business, keeping on top of all of our payments!

Sandra Astill

HR Coordinator

Sandra is our go to person as HR coordinator. She also looks after payroll and purchase ledger.