meet the team. We're suits, creatives, analysts and media planners & buyers 

 
 
Simon worked client-side, helping to set the standard for big-brand digital engagement before launching Cubaka. He works closely with all our clients, advising them on their strategic direction in the social and digital spaces.

Simon worked client-side, helping to set the standard for big-brand digital engagement before launching Cubaka. He works closely with all our clients, advising them on their strategic direction in the social and digital spaces.

SIMON RUTHERFORD

PARTNER

Olly has been lucky enough to work with brands such as Diageo, Barclays and Kronenbourg over the past four years. He’s now our partner (some guys have all the luck, eh?).

Olly has been lucky enough to work with brands such as Diageo, Barclays and Kronenbourg over the past four years. He’s now our partner (some guys have all the luck, eh?).

OLLY HONESS

PARTNER

Nathalie brings communications, PR and food lobbying experience to the team and now has way more fun working in digital.

Nathalie brings communications, PR and food lobbying experience to the team and now has way more fun working in digital.

NATHALIE WOOD

ACCOUNT MANAGER

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DEE VALANC

ACCOUNT MANAGER

 
Previous to joining Cubaka, Emily spent her time writing for brands such as Movember, Wallpaper* and YPlan. Her laptop, pen and notepad are now firmly at home at Cubaka HQ, cooking up editorial ideas for their clients.

Previous to joining Cubaka, Emily spent her time writing for brands such as Movember, Wallpaper* and YPlan. Her laptop, pen and notepad are now firmly at home at Cubaka HQ, cooking up editorial ideas for their clients.

EMILY BROWN

COPYWRITER

Duncan has over 10 years' experience delivering PR and social media reporting and insight to clients across finance, government and automotive sectors.Currently leads our insight team at Toyota and Lexus in Epsom.

Duncan has over 10 years' experience delivering PR and social media reporting and insight to clients across finance, government and automotive sectors.Currently leads our insight team at Toyota and Lexus in Epsom.

DUNCAN RUMNEY

INSIGHTS MANAGER

Sonja is a digital and marketing freelancer who regularly steps in on copy and community management. She combines creative and technical skills to deliver results.

Sonja is a digital and marketing freelancer who regularly steps in on copy and community management. She combines creative and technical skills to deliver results.

SONJA TODD

COPYWRITER

Simon is a petrolhead who loves bringing creative ideas for Toyota and Lexus social channels to life. He has experience in automotive journalism and has lived in France working for The AA and Peugeot-Citroën.

Simon is a petrolhead who loves bringing creative ideas for Toyota and Lexus social channels to life. He has experience in automotive journalism and has lived in France working for The AA and Peugeot-Citroën.

Simon Truscott

COMMUNITY MANAGER

 
Lauren is an account executive. Prior to joining Cubaka, Lauren worked at a Publisher. Making the leap into to the digital realm, she is now happily satisfying her social media cravings.

Lauren is an account executive. Prior to joining Cubaka, Lauren worked at a Publisher. Making the leap into to the digital realm, she is now happily satisfying her social media cravings.

Lauren Sams

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Tobi provides insights to the Toyota GB PR department, social media department and wider business in order to influence future content and product development.

Tobi provides insights to the Toyota GB PR department, social media department and wider business in order to influence future content and product development.

TOBI CHATFIELD

INSIGHTS ANALYST

Matt is a community manager for Toyota and Lexus UK. He brings with him an unhealthy obsession with customer service and loves how social has given power back to the people. 

Matt is a community manager for Toyota and Lexus UK. He brings with him an unhealthy obsession with customer service and loves how social has given power back to the people. 

MATTHEW SEARLE

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Michael Copus

COMMUNITY MANAGER

 
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MYRIAM BERRADA

ANALYST & PLANNER

Josie is a creative freelancer who rolls out the content in its various forms, from copy to images and video. She spends a lot of her time photographing and eating peanut butter. It's a hard (nut) life.

Josie is a creative freelancer who rolls out the content in its various forms, from copy to images and video. She spends a lot of her time photographing and eating peanut butter. It's a hard (nut) life.

JOSIE CARDER

CREATIVE

Raymond Chan

ANALYST 

Asahi is a designer based in London via Tokyo and Austin. She's been designing and drawing every day for over 15 years. Accelerated by Techstars, BBC, Accenture and SXSW. 

Asahi is a designer based in London via Tokyo and Austin. She's been designing and drawing every day for over 15 years. Accelerated by Techstars, BBC, Accenture and SXSW. 

ASAHI SATO

DESIGNER

 
In the past, Laurence's worked across B2B and B2C and has spoken at various conferences and events around the world. In his spare time, he performs stand up comedy and loves live music.

In the past, Laurence's worked across B2B and B2C and has spoken at various conferences and events around the world. In his spare time, he performs stand up comedy and loves live music.

LAURENCE HEBBERED

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Padraig is a community manager for Toyota and Lexus UK.  Huge motoring enthusiast, he worked as a freelance automotive journalist and in editorial before joining Cubaka. His work  included the likes of AOL Cars, Auto Express & Carwow.

Padraig is a community manager for Toyota and Lexus UK.  Huge motoring enthusiast, he worked as a freelance automotive journalist and in editorial before joining Cubaka. His work  included the likes of AOL Cars, Auto Express & Carwow.

PADRAIG MALLETT

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Maria is a Community Manager for Toyota and Lexus UK. She has previously worked for the University for the Creative Arts and Butlin's, managing and creating content for their social channels. 

Maria is a Community Manager for Toyota and Lexus UK. She has previously worked for the University for the Creative Arts and Butlin's, managing and creating content for their social channels. 

MARIA PILBEAM

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Rosie works across all our brands, helping create social content from the ground up, specialising in conceptualising, illustration and wearing pink boots. Before Cubaka, Rosie conceptualised a national campaign for Cadbury and was interviewed by Grayson Perry for the Guardian.

Rosie works across all our brands, helping create social content from the ground up, specialising in conceptualising, illustration and wearing pink boots. Before Cubaka, Rosie conceptualised a national campaign for Cadbury and was interviewed by Grayson Perry for the Guardian.

ROSIE HOWE

JUNIOR CREATIVE

 

MATTHEW UPTON

COMMUNITY MANAGER

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KATHLEEN TIERNEY

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Elana brings over a decade of social and digital experience to her role at Cubaka, having led national and global campaigns for brands such as Audi, Tesco and Carlsberg. A self-obsessed data geek, she likes nothing more than turning social insights into successful strategy...except maybe a good workout at the gym.

Elana brings over a decade of social and digital experience to her role at Cubaka, having led national and global campaigns for brands such as Audi, Tesco and Carlsberg. A self-obsessed data geek, she likes nothing more than turning social insights into successful strategy...except maybe a good workout at the gym.

ELANA KENTON

SENIOR ACCOUNT DIRECTOR