Meet the Bright team

Every member of the team is passionate about what they do, driven to deliver the best results for our clients, and keen to keep learning.

Zoe Merchant Managing Director

Bright’s Founder, passionate about combining data driven marketing and agile delivery to drive results and business outcomes. Also a massive foodie and huge fan of cheese!

Lydia Kirby Client Services Director

Client Services Director, passionate about driving marketing and business alignment and forming great client partnerships. Loves a large glass of white and putting the world to rights over a delicious meal.

Sian Heaphy Account Director

Account Director using agile to ensure that our creative, content and digital execution drive business outcomes. Can be found mostly in her active wear.

Chris Petherbridge Senior Demand Manager

Demand guru and bacon enthusiast. I use agile marketing to drive new business for Bright and our clients. Football fanatic and dubstep lover - also, food makes me happy.

Alex Jefferies Senior Communications Manager

Bright’s Senior Communications Manager, passionate about telling your company story, whether that’s to internal or external audiences. Also, loves a good G&T and needs coffee to function.

Steven Kent Content Manager

Content manager, using words and web optimisation to plan, launch, and grow campaigns. Evangelist of coffee bean-grinding, and an occasional collector of rocks from outer space and dinosaur bones.

Matt Parsloe Senior Marketing Executive

Senior Marketing Executive with a penchant for communicating your brand and building a nice website. Addicted to coffee, sports, and telling anyone who will listen that I used to be in a band once.

James Owen Senior Marketing Executive

Scientist come digital marketer focused on using data to drive results and continuous improvement. Enjoys team building in the pub.

Natalie Quinn Account Director

Communications Director focused on creating strategies that build engagement with key audiences for our clients. Currently enjoying time off with her scrumptious baby.

Katrin Ertl Graphic Designer

Design Wizard, translating your story into pixel-perfect visuals. Smiley chocolate lover who is always rushing out to go rock climbing.

Christine French Operations Manager

Operations Manager who is passionate about the detail and being organised. In between juggling the administration work I am usually found in my gym gear running on the Common or training at the gym.

Yimika Adewakun Senior Marketing Executive

Passionate about using the power of creativity to challenge perceptions, change conventions and create impactful marketing campaigns. Has a strong sweet tooth and is a big athletics fan!

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