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Staff Profiles

Chief Executive

Simon Ross

Chief Executive


Emma Brennan

Editorial Director

History, Art History and Design

Rob Byron

Assistant Editor

Social Sciences

Meredith Carroll

Journals Manager / Senior Commissioning Editor


Paul Clarke

Assistant Editor


Tom Dark

Senior Commissioning Editor

Society, Economy, Science

Matthew Frost

Senior Commissioning Editor

Literature, Theatre and Film

Tony Mason

Senior Commissioning Editor

Politics, IR, International Law and Ireland

Alun Richards

Editorial Assistant

Deborah Smith

Contracts Co-ordinator (Tuesday - Thursday)

Sales & Marketing

Chris Hart

Head of Marketing

Shelly Turner

Head of Sales

Bethan Hirst

Sales and Marketing Channel Coordinator (Monday - Thursday)

Rebecca Mortimer

Marketing Campaign and Communications Executive

Melanie Richards

Sales and Marketing Assistant (Wednesday - Friday)


Sarah Roper

Head of Finance

Claudette Johnson

Accounts Controller

Olivia Rye

Publishing Support Assistant


John Normansell

Production Director

Marilyn Cresswell

Distribution and Content Coordinator

Lucky Zhang

Projects Co-ordinator

David Appleyard

Production Manager

Lianne Slavin

Editorial Services Manager

Dee Devine

Editorial Controller

Danielle Shepherd

Production Editor

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