The Team

Alistair Adams
Sales Executive
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Alistair Adams
Sales Executive
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Helping our clients understand the value and brilliance of Brandwatch since 2011.

Loves: Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, banter in the workplace, following England around the world, Ralph Lauren, the ‘aleheads’ and Flumps.

Favourite Quote: “We didn’t underestimate them. They were a lot better than we thought.” – Sir Bobby Robson

Phillip Agnew
Community Manager
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Phillip Agnew
Community Manager
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Helping keep the Brandwatch social community thriving.

Loves: Brighton, travel, tech, friends and family.

Favorite Tweet: @Arenaflowers: ‘When you’re asked what your weaknesses are at a job interview, look lovingly into their eyes, place you hands on theirs and say: “You”.’

Luke Alexander
Senior Systems Administrator
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Luke Alexander
Senior Systems Administrator
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I pull strings with Puppet to try and make our servers run fast, efficient and fat-free…

Loves: Eating and drinking with friends and family, cycling, Puppet.

Favourite Tweet: @neilhimself “Clues you’re twittering too much : during an interesting dream, you think “I must twitter this”, and start looking in dream for your phone.”

Melanie Alibrandi
Office Manager
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Melanie Alibrandi
Office Manager
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I am the office manager in Stuttgart and responsible for all organisations around the office.

Loves:  outdoor activities , meeting friends, music, my dog and horse, tattoos

Favorite Quote: “As soon as you stop wanting something, you get it.” -Andy Warhol-

Josh Alidina
Social Analytics Consultant
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Josh Alidina
Social Analytics Consultant
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I work with some of the world’s leading Retail & Apparel brands across EMEA to demonstrate the power of Brandwatch.

Loves: Stevie Nicks, football stats, BBQs, Disaronno and road trips.

Favourite Link: http://youtu.be/pI-MUrrbV3E

Dinah Alobeid
PR Manager
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Dinah Alobeid
PR Manager
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Telling the Brandwatch story and keeping North American media informed on all our brilliant capabilities and news. Loves: Dance, meadows, foreign languages, friendly verbal sparring, cooking, travel and BBC’s Sherlock.
Favourite Link:
http://99problemsbutapitchaintone.tumblr.com

Karl Amalia
Account Executive
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Karl Amalia
Account Executive
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I find a way to help solve peoples problems.

Loves: Family, Stand-up Comedy, Food, Football,Cooking, New York City, My hometown of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Favourite Link: http://www.espn.com

Taoufik Ammar
Recruitment Manager Germany
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Taoufik Ammar
Recruitment Manager Germany
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I simply help Brandwatch getting the right staff. Good applicants should not only have good qualifications but should also share the values and culture of the company.

Loves:  Meeting interesting people, playing guitar in a band.

Favourite Link: http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/

Ana-Marija
Project Manager
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Ana-Marija
Project Manager
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I am a Project Manager here at Brandwatch.

Loves:  Cooking, sewing, knitting, gardening, and the sun.

Nichole Andrade
Sales Associate
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Nichole Andrade
Sales Associate
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Building strong and honest relationships with future Brandwatch users.

Loves:  Yoga, travelling, family and friends.

Favourite link: http://pinterest.com/

Alberto Ares
Senior Account Executive
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Alberto Ares
Senior Account Executive
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Identify potential clients with unmet needs, provide them with the best possible experience, and build trust based relationships with them

Loves: Travelling, motorcycles, socializing and food

Favourite Link: too many to choose one, variety is the spice of life…

Ed Ashman
Backend developer
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Ed Ashman
Backend developer
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I’m a Backend Developer here at Brandwatch.

Loves: Loud music, vidya and my dog.

Favourite link: http://www.rainymood.com/

Katie Atwell
Technical Data Analyst
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Katie Atwell
Technical Data Analyst
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Technical data analyst with the data team

Loves: music festivals, comedy, my socially inept dog, mini cheddars and spreadsheets

Favourite Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/

Kelly Autenrieth
Technical Trainer
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Kelly Autenrieth
Technical Trainer
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I work with our North America clients to help them become confident and empowered when using our products.

Loves: Traveling, dogs, dry humor, the word “hangry”.

Favourite link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/emofly/omfg-its-friday-night#4h9y9t1

Jose Baena
Java Software Developer
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Jose Baena
Java Software Developer
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I do Java development.

Loves: Jiu Jitsu, surf, music, startups and travel.

Favourite Tweet: @mortalezz “I’m gonna get a tattoo that says ‘Helvetica’, written in Arial. When a woman corrects me on it, I will marry her”.

Adam Bambrough
VP Client Services
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Adam Bambrough
VP Client Services
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Here to ensure our US clients enjoy excellent experiences and rewarding relationships.

Loves: Going fast, Producing Electro-house music and Roast Dinners. Not (usually) at the same time.

Favourite Link: informationisbeautiful.net

Kristian Bannister
Marketing UX Strategist
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Kristian Bannister
Marketing UX Strategist
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I make sure the website continues to match our brand vision and business goals while offering a delightful experience for our users.

Loves: Design, football, gaming, sushi.

Favourite Link: http://9-eyes.com/

Sarah Barber
Data Scientist
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Sarah Barber
Data Scientist
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I build queries and visualizations in the Brandwatch app to turn online chatter into actionable insights for our clients

Loves: Hot tea, gummy worms, ironic hashtags, climbing rocks, hugging every cat, and the three most beautiful words in the English language: “Let’s find out!”

Favourite Link: http://www.asofterworld.com

Ross Barrett
Sales Development Rep
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Ross Barrett
Sales Development Rep
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I work alongside Sales and Marketing to help share the wonders of Brandwatch with EMEA companies.

Loves: Travelling, photography, real beer, shiny things and lie-ins.

Favourite Link: http://sadtrombone.com/

Katie Belton
Account Management
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Katie Belton
Account Management
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I help clients use the Brandwatch tool to get the most useful social insight and achieve their business goals.

Loves: My dogs Hendrix and Leni, music, travelling the world and attempting to grow veggies

Favourite link: http://bit.ly/WlURO5

Paulo Leonardo Benatto
Jr Linux Systems Administrator
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Paulo Leonardo Benatto
Jr Linux Systems Administrator
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Linux administration and software development to automate tasks.

Loves: Family, Linux, Beers, Traveling, C language and Dogs.

Favourite Link: github.com/patito

Elisabeth Blank
German Speaking Customer Advocate
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Elisabeth Blank
German Speaking Customer Advocate
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I support our German speaking customers with any upcoming issues concerning Brandwatch products

Loves: Sports (mountain-biking, hiking, beach-volley, skiing) reading and spending my weekends taking trips into the countryside with my VW-oldtimer-bus.

Favourite Link: http://emersondirect.files.wordpress.com

Zack Bleach
Integrations Team Lead
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Zack Bleach
Integrations Team Lead
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I head up the team responsible for building integrations between Brandwatch and 3rd party applications/data providers.

Loves: Giant salads, fancy beer, vintage text editors & bikes.

Favourite Link: https://news.ycombinator.com/

Anders Bomberg
Desktop Engineer
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Anders Bomberg
Desktop Engineer
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IT Desktop Engineer.

Loves: Playing guitar and producing music, weird gadgets, puzzles and spending time with my friends eating and drinking.

Favourite link: http://www.wired.com

Boo
CCO (Chief Canine Officer)
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Boo
CCO (Chief Canine Officer)
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General sniffing and sleeping around the office, barking at the post man.

Loves: Cuddles, treats, walks, pretending to be a human.

Favourite Link: Dogs Make Employees More Productive At Work

Amalia Bornstein
Account Manager
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Amalia Bornstein
Account Manager
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Ensuring our clients are successful thanks to our app and all that we have to offer.

Loves: Running, anything sweet, my iPhone, Instagram, champagne and bright ideas.

Favourite Link: http://i.imgur.com/Kb5wkLo.gif

Mélanie Bourlioux
Product Owner
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Mélanie Bourlioux
Product Owner
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I’m the voice of the users and translate business needs into features. I’m the product owner.
Loves: Copenhagen, hollunder sirup and squirrels
Favourite Link: http://kanegon-rock.tumblr.com/

Jessica Bowden
Software Developer Intern
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Jessica Bowden
Software Developer Intern
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I’m an intern on the Data team, working on improving the visibility of the work we do.

Loves: Coffee, Doctor Who and tech.

Favourite Link: https://vine.co/v/hJrdPbJz52F

Michael Brackpool
Sales Associate
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Michael Brackpool
Sales Associate
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I work with clients to help their (and our) business grow.

Loves: Sports, poker, games and tasty grub

Favourite link: http://FulltiltPoker.com

Evan Britton
Sales Development Rep
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Evan Britton
Sales Development Rep
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Identifying exactly what our friends are looking for.

Loves: Guitar, friends, The 1000 Islands.

Favourite Link: “http://instagram.com/p/sa5PXrAdVe/?modal=true”/

Stefanie Bull
Senior Account Manager
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Stefanie Bull
Senior Account Manager
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I’m on hand to help our clients make the most of Brandwatch.

Loves: Music, physics, lolcats, my dogs, trashy TV shows, living in Brighton, the internet.

Favourite link: http://bit.ly/RqM0OS

Leyre Cabañas
Community Manager
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Leyre Cabañas
Community Manager
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I take Brandwatch to the Spanish-speaking community.

Loves: Spending hours at the Tate Modern.

Favourite Link: http://goo.gl/p7aAfR

Ben Campion
Developer
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Ben Campion
Developer
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I’m involved in backend development and providing technical support.

Loves: Cycling, music, functional programming and ice cream.

Favourite Link: www.bikehike.co.uk

Luis Capel
JavaScript Developer
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Luis Capel
JavaScript Developer
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I make data visualisations and interactive information design.

Loves: Technology, design, music, cinema, photography, science and science fiction, history, architecture and art in general. Football and foosball, motor sports, archery, gaming, geocaching, warm weather, good food and nature.

Favourite Link: scorpiondagger.tumblr.com

Rebecca Carson
Head of Insights
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Rebecca Carson
Head of Insights
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I turn online conversations into actionable insights for our clients.

Loves: Baking, Chinchillas and any film starring Bill Murray.

Favourite Link: Nic Cage as Everyone

David Carson
Validator Manager
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David Carson
Validator Manager
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I manage the network of freelance data validators

Loves: Films, Victoria sponge and ebay.

Favourite Link: http://niccageaseveryone.blogspot.co.uk/

Arwa Cham
Office manager/Executive Assistant
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Arwa Cham
Office manager/Executive Assistant
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Manage the NY and some of the SF office. Assist Seb and Will with any necessary needs from their diary to arranging any meetings.

Loves:Food and fitness

Christina Cherniawsky
People Team Manager
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Christina Cherniawsky
People Team Manager
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Partners with the organization in process innovation, organization design, training strategy, and planning.

Loves: Random travel plans, volleyball, and the social scene.

Favourite Link: http://www.betcheslovethis.com/

Jonathan Chrisp
Automation Test Engineer
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Jonathan Chrisp
Automation Test Engineer
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Coordinating closely with the development team, I help improve the quality of the Brandwatch application by improving and maintaining our Automated Testing framework.

Loves: Travelling, fig rolls, my MacBook Pro and the Mentalist!

Favourite Link: http://www.9to5mac.com

Ashley Cimino
Junior Marketing Manager
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Ashley Cimino
Junior Marketing Manager
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I assist the marketing team with online advertising, event coordination and content for the website.

Loves: Maine in the summer, bulldogs, Amy Poehler and Boston sports teams.

Favourite Link: www.grantland.com

Katie Clark
Intermediate Developer
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Katie Clark
Intermediate Developer
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I’m a Intermediate Developer

Loves: David Bowie and cats.

Favourite Link: http://bit.ly/1mC7mCl

Leanne Cleaveley
Recruitment Resourcer
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Leanne Cleaveley
Recruitment Resourcer
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Supporting and resourcing for the Recruitment Team

Loves: My husband, my dog and running! Coffee also makes me extremely happy!

Favourite Link: http://www.leannecleaveley.myforever.biz/store/

Gemma Cooper
Head of Professional Services
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Gemma Cooper
Head of Professional Services
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I look after a team of brilliant people focused on making sure DACH clients get the most from Brandwatch by providing: training, support and bespoke setup solutions.

Loves: Sliding down mountains, my dog Pip, taking my dog to work, Larry David and mashed potato

Favourite Link: http://bit.ly/qWjPI0

Stephanie Cooper
Sales Engineer
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Stephanie Cooper
Sales Engineer
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First Sales Engineer! I take a prospective client’s ask and build out complex, insightful demos central to their business needs.

Loves: Dogs, swimming pools, raw vegan food, vitamins/supplements, traveling.

Favourite Link: http://www.lifehacker.com/

James Da Costa
JavaScript Developer
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James Da Costa
JavaScript Developer
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I work on the Analytics product

Loves: My family, songwriting, Sunday afternoons watching detective dramas, cycling by the beach, climbing, discovering new music, learning about web technology

Favourite Link: https://www.focusatwill.com/

Edward Crook
Senior Analyst
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Edward Crook
Senior Analyst
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I turn raw data into tailored reports for our clients.

Loves: Orwell, H. Hesse, painting and sketching, beaches and barbecues.

Favourite Quote: “Either write something worth reading, or do something worth writing” – B. Franklin.

Jen Crosland
Account Executive
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Jen Crosland
Account Executive
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As an Account Executive, I am here to help the clients to get the most out of the Brandwatch tool.

Loves: Cooking, fitness, travelling and living in Brighton.

Favourite Link: http://madeleineshaw.com/

Justin Crow
Junior Java Developer
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Justin Crow
Junior Java Developer
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Learning how to program in the real world.

Loves: Arts & crafts, gardening, cooking.

Favourite Link: “digg.com”/

Antonio D'Ettole
Javascript Developer
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Antonio D'Ettole
Javascript Developer
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I’m one of Brandwatch’s Javascript Developers

Loves:  Jazz, world music and techno. And dogs.

Favourite link: http://bit.ly/ZxWw8B

David Dancsecs
Customer Advocate Team Lead
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David Dancsecs
Customer Advocate Team Lead
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I manage our Customer Advocate team. We provide technical support to our clients in order to help them overcome any issues they may encounter when using Analytics, Vizia and the API.

Loves: Music, playing guitar, football, tennis and movies.

Favourite Link: explosm.net

Dina Daoud
Data Scientist
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Dina Daoud
Data Scientist
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Through the Brandwatch tools, I analyze online brand chatter and help turn the buzz into business insights.

Loves: Post-its and to-do lists, the very first snow fall (just the first one!), happy people, walking around Chelsea galleries on a sunny day.

Favourite Link: http://www.mashable.com

Drew Darnbrough
Marketing Programs Director
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Drew Darnbrough
Marketing Programs Director
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I’m responsible for our outbound marketing program strategy – making sure that Brandwatch is at the top of the list for buyers looking for the best social listening solutions.

Loves: Brunch, happy hours, pop culture, and New York

Favourite Tweet: “Nervous? In 5 billion years the sun will burn out and nothing you did will matter. Feel better?” – @Sh*tMyDadSays

Vanessa Davis
Account Executive
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Vanessa Davis
Account Executive
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Reassuring clients that I can improve their lives tremendously.

Loves: Dancing, finding new places, a great .gif/meme that literally makes me LOL

Favourite Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/

Preetam De
Software Tester
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Preetam De
Software Tester
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Overall testing of Brandwatch software with pride and taking ownership of situations when needed. Co-ordinating with programmers and making their work life inundated by finding inorganic micro-organisms.

Loves: Administrating Facebook fan pages, photography and especially having socially awkward conversation of technology’s flora and fauna.

Favourite Quote: “When u r at the top of world, u r alone !!”

Lily Debeyter
Web Designer
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Lily Debeyter
Web Designer
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I help translate marketing & business objectives into visual solutions. I’m involved with the technical & graphical aspect across mobiles and web-based applications, emails, interactive media, print design, brand development and more

Loves: Tattoos, Dr. Martens, strong coffee, electronic music & live performance, Minimal & Geometric Design & kinder surprise!!

Favourite Link: http://vimeo.com/81183852

Agata Dec
Project Manager
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Agata Dec
Project Manager
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I establish and manage processes that provide the analytics team with the necessary resources, and that allow us to work together in the most efficient way to make our clients happy.

Loves:  Morning coffee, traveling, dogs, double chocolate muffins, tennis, lazy Sundays

Favourite Link: youtu.be/FQt-h753jHI

Julius Dietz
Head of UX
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Julius Dietz
Head of UX
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… as well as heading up the Stuttgart office.

Loves: Brighton, Lake Constance and Kässpätzle

Favourite tweet: @caverntweet: @eppy I said we were bigger than WHO? http://bit.ly/6EFlZs

Jonas Dörr
Marketing Assistant
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Jonas Dörr
Marketing Assistant
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I am on hand with help and advice for the Marketing team in Berlin.

Loves: Berlin, Techno, snowboarding, dogs, tattoos

Favourite Link: http://www.shockmansion.com/

Amy Douglas
PA to Giles Palmer and Office Manager
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Amy Douglas
PA to Giles Palmer and Office Manager
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I’m head of snacks and take care of the people and the office environment with a sprinkling of fun.

Loves: Traveling, music and chocolate.

Favourite Link: http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/

Dennis Dryden
Systems Administrator
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Dennis Dryden
Systems Administrator
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I help keep the magic flowing through the Brandwatch systems.

Loves: Games, music, smell of wet grass.

Favourite tweet: @(Shaquille O’Neal) “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind”.

Tom Duke
Operations Director
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Tom Duke
Operations Director
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I look after internal systems and tools and try to make sure that they all play nicely together

Loves: Rowing on a sunny morning, Fender guitars, sailing, my home town (Edinburgh) and my family

Favourite Link: http://www.guitarbackingtrack.com/

Aude Eberlin
Head of Clients Operations
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Aude Eberlin
Head of Clients Operations
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I try to make my team’s life as easy as possible and make sure that we deliver good quality Queries, Dashboards, information and solutions to our clients for their projects!

Loves: Sport in general, to travel, food!, my family and friends

Favourite Tweet: @badbanana “Personally, I’m glad the saber tooth tiger is extinct. I’ve got enough staff to worry about this week”

Alyssa Edelman
Client Services Executive
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Alyssa Edelman
Client Services Executive
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Helping our clients get the most out of everything Brandwatch has to offer by establishing friendly, meaningful relationships.

Loves:  Bad puns, good coffee, and the Oxford comma

Favourite Link: http://bit.ly/WClfGA

Adam Edwards
Senior Account Executive (Enterprise Sales)
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Adam Edwards
Senior Account Executive (Enterprise Sales)
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Brandwatch sells itself, but just in case…

Loves: Anything with the word Football. Anything shiny and gadgety. Coming last in pub quizzes.

Favourite Link:  http://bit.ly/1kicBav

Hannah Emanuel
PR Manager
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Hannah Emanuel
PR Manager
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I take care of Brandwatch’s social media and media relations.

Loves: Sebastian Teller, The Inbetweeners and Fanta in a waxy cup.

Favourite tweet: “If the pope really was God’s representative on earth you’d think he’d have a car that didn’t look like the result of a Top Gear challenge.” @TheDollSays

Peter Engleman
Account Executive
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Peter Engleman
Account Executive
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I share with people the ways in which Brandwatch can help them and make their lives easier.

Loves: Being active, music, NYC, Chicago, the outdoors, travel, enjoying life.

Favourite Link: http://www.motomucci.com/

David Esbin
Product Marketing Manager
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David Esbin
Product Marketing Manager
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I’m here to grow awareness of Brandwatch’s amazing products around the globe.

Loves: Cheese, food with cheese, and cheesy jokes.

Favourite Link: http://www.sanger.dk/

Nadia Eslami
Sales Executive
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Nadia Eslami
Sales Executive
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There’s nothing better than taking a client problem and offering a solution that helps them move their business forward.

Nadia Loves: Ron my dreamy cat, scuba diving, Badminton and travelling the world, preferably bare foot.

Favourite Tweet: @ceoMarkZuck “It’s not official until it’s Facebook Official.”

Rebecca Evans
Sales Development Representative
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Rebecca Evans
Sales Development Representative
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Responsible for generating new business partnerships in the Spanish market.

Loves: Mountains, bouldering, Spanish fiestas, saunas, fancy dress and Ultimate Frisbee.

Favourite link: http://satwcomic.com/

Mark Everitt
JavaScript Engineer
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Mark Everitt
JavaScript Engineer
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JavaScript engineer on Vizia

Loves:Coding, beer, food, music. Often all at the same time. Also, Brighton!

Favourite Link: http://xkcd.com/1335/

Brit Ferguson
Account Manager
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Brit Ferguson
Account Manager
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Here to make our clients happy and establish meaningful relationships

Loves: Laughing, travel, friends and family, old movies, rainy days, and going barefoot.

Favourite Link: Food Gawker

Ratier Franck
Junior Linux Systems Administrator
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Ratier Franck
Junior Linux Systems Administrator
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I am a Junior Linux Systems Administrator

Loves: Cats, friends, family, minimalism, sushi, sarmale, Paris and Brasov

Favourite Link: http://theindierockplaylist.com/

Kate Franklin
Business Development
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Kate Franklin
Business Development
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I help grow our business by expanding our client base.

Loves: Collecting vinyl, Fender guitars, politics, history, football and real ale.

Favourite Link: Mixcloud

Katja Garrood
Design Director
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Katja Garrood
Design Director
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Mostly I’m concerned with making sure our back end has a meaningful, usable and good looking front end!

Loves: My bambina Rosa, hot tea, a twinkle in the eye and that fabulous feeling of happiness, when it penetrates your soul unexpectedly.

Favourite tweet: I’m with Matt. I like the blackbird.

Hannah Godfrey
Director, Food & Beverage
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Hannah Godfrey
Director, Food & Beverage
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I help organizations in the food and beverage industry develop social media strategies and use social intelligence to help achieve their business goals.

Loves: Strapping on a backpack and taking off on an adventure, long, sunny days at the beach, surfing, cheese and red wine.

Favourite Tweet: http://giphy.com/gifdanceparty/

Charlotte Grün
Sales Associate
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Charlotte Grün
Sales Associate
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I generate new business for Brandwatch by helping DACH clients understand the value and importance of Brandwatch within their business.

Loves:  Watching quality American TV Shows and Channel 5 Afternoon Movies. I love travelling and my husband Andy.

Favourite Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/diy

Lukasz Grzybowski
Quality Assurance
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Lukasz Grzybowski
Quality Assurance
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Typical bug hunter, software quality is very important for me

Loves: Medieval culture, archery, vikings and metal music

Hywel Gyles
Group Financial Controller
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Hywel Gyles
Group Financial Controller
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I look after a bunch of finance-related activities, keeping the financial side of things healthy and on track with our plans.

Loves: Hazardous and/or fast outdoor activities. Mountains. Spreadsheets. Combinations of all of those things.

Favourite Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jju_uM1cqZ8

Ben Hackett
Sales Development Representative
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Ben Hackett
Sales Development Representative
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Focusing on new business, I engage with clients to understand their needs and support Brandwatch’s fantastic marketing output with the goal of growing the EMEA market share.

Loves:  Karate, adrenaline, cheese, martial arts films and the occasional big night out.

Favourite Quote: “ A fighter never truly loses. Sometimes your win, sometimes you learn” – the same can be said about sales: when you don’t win take away the reasons why you didn’t win and never let those same reasons defeat you again.

Gareth Ham
Head of Political Analysis
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Gareth Ham
Head of Political Analysis
wetsand

I extract the key points from the data to help clients make decisions on public policy or campaigns.

Loves: Test cricket, single malt, Hitchcock and the former Yugoslavia.

Favourite Link: http://www.frombaghdadtobrooklyn.com

Rebecca Harrison
Junior Designer
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Rebecca Harrison
Junior Designer
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I help in making sure that Brandwatch’s collateral, from infographics and case studies to slide decks and promotional kits, are as powerful, memorable and effective as our data analysis.

Loves: Swiss design, Werner Herzog, Hallowe’en at Fortnum & Mason, concrete, photojournalism, gold, black and grey.

Favourite Link: http://www.patatap.com/

Aaron Hayes-Roth
VP, Strategic Alliances
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Aaron Hayes-Roth
VP, Strategic Alliances
pacificvalley

Dedicated to mutual success of our business and technical strategic partnerships.

Loves:Powder skiing, NYT crossword puzzles, the SF opera

Favourite Link: http://www.forentrepreneurs.com/

Ronnie Hazell
Support Content Manager
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Ronnie Hazell
Support Content Manager
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When a company innovates as quickly as Brandwatch does, we need to make sure our support materials are just as agile. That’s what I’m here for.

Loves: Friends and family, music, guitar, gigging, martial arts, digital art, reading and stand-up comedy.

Favourite Link: http://procatinator.com/

Sarah Healy
Digital Project Coordinator
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Sarah Healy
Digital Project Coordinator
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Ensuring effective coordination of projects through the design team.

Loves: Running, cycling, snowboarding & NZ sauvignon blanc.

Favourite Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5-z4iMBFZA

Allard van Helbergen
UX Designer
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Allard van Helbergen
UX Designer
oxide

I help create the webapp by designing “but of course!” interactions for our users.

Loves: The adrenaline rush after conquering my fears.

Favourite Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkitFN42aGI&feature=youtu.be

Sebastian Hempstead
VP North America
tangerinedream
Sebastian Hempstead
VP North America
tangerinedream

I get to lead a great team of people that are helping grow ours and our clients’ businesses.

Loves: Challenges, my motorbike and travel.

Favourite tweet: “There is little success where there is little laughter.” – Andrew Carnegie @tinybuddha

Ed Hesketh
UX Designer
zinger
Ed Hesketh
UX Designer
zinger

Interaction design, information architecture, creating mock-ups, wireframes and prototypes of new features. Improving design through evalution and testing.

Loves:  Mountain biking, hiking, movies, gaming.

Favourite Link: http://tosdr.org/

Becky Heslop
Sales Support Administrator
cherrybubblegum
Becky Heslop
Sales Support Administrator
cherrybubblegum

I’m the link between the operations and sales teams, making sure that our reports and reality aren’t too far apart.

Loves:  Yoga, sushi, making lists, coffee, my dogs, live music, travel.

Favourite link: http://www.sanger.dk/

Marco Hof
Financial Controller EMEA
emberglow
Marco Hof
Financial Controller EMEA
emberglow

I oversee the UK and German accounting and have the immense monthly pleasure of making sure we all get paid in the UK.

Loves: Sailing, scuba diving, basically anything that involves (preferably warm) water. Oh and the colour orange.

Favourite Link: http://www.rewindfestival.com/splash/

Karin Hollstein
Junior Project Manager
polenta
Karin Hollstein
Junior Project Manager
polenta


I’m part of the Berlin professional service team providing our clients with first line support to any queries they have about the platform. I also project manage bespoke setups in order for our clients to meet their social media monitoring objectives.

Loves: Tom Kha Gai soup, India, elephants and 30 degrees holidays

Favourite Quote: “Sometimes you are the dog, sometimes the tree.”

Steve Hunt
Systems Manager
beaujolais
Steve Hunt
Systems Manager
beaujolais

I am responsible for system infrastructure, non-Brandwatch tech support and keeping Brandwatch running through the long dark nights.

Loves: My family, moving slowly/getting hit over the head repeatedly, funky ways of seeing things, bad puns.

Favourite Food: Anything with chocolate (Montezuma’s buttons are the current favourite).

Joe Hwalek
Client Services Executive
eggnok
Joe Hwalek
Client Services Executive
eggnok

Making clients happy and turning them into Brandwatch advocates.

Loves: Eating, traveling, and sports.

Favourite Link: http://espn.go.com/

Thanos Irodotou
Junior Java Developer
vagueidea
Thanos Irodotou
Junior Java Developer
vagueidea

I work with the amazing data team, assisting them in backend development.

Loves: Skiing, family, my dogs, and playing music.

Favourite Link: http://www.salomonfreeski.com/uk/

Teodora Ivanova
Scrum Master
slate
Teodora Ivanova
Scrum Master
slate

Scrum Master

Loves: Chocolate and condiments.

Favourite Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/mattbellassai/the-40-greatest-dog-gifs-of-2012-6z51

Jasmine Jaume
Product Marketing Manager
luna
Jasmine Jaume
Product Marketing Manager
luna


I make sure the world knows the full power and benefits of using Brandwatch.

Loves: Tea, cake, comedy and travel.

Favourite Tweet: @wstonesOxfordSt “#bookfacts The pen is mightier than the sword (except in a fight).”

Kamil Jopek
Javascript Developer
cutepenguin
Kamil Jopek
Javascript Developer
cutepenguin

Trying to delight our users with great new features and make their life easier by improving the existing ones.

Loves: Brezeln, Pomodoro, Brandwatch and Lego Movie.

Favourite link: http://youtu.be/ZhaT7F7lMEY

Natalie Joseph
Account Manager
sweetpea
Natalie Joseph
Account Manager
sweetpea

As an Account Manager, I’m here to help the clients get the most out of the Brandwatch tool and meet their business objectives

Loves: Mexican food (especially jalapeños), picnics and all things beach related!
Favourite Link: http://youtu.be/MXzwAXzUwwE

Doh Young Jung
Data Scientist
mintchocchip
Doh Young Jung
Data Scientist
mintchocchip

I’m involved with consultation with the app set-up, and Query building and insights extraction

Loves:  All kinds of music, watching other people dance, craft beer, anything Korean, taking a nap by the window on a sunny day.

Favourite link: Anything from Buzzfeed in particular http://www.buzzfeed.com/mattbellassai/the-40-greatest-dog-gifs-of-2012-6z51/

Christiane Kaiser
Partner Manager
sahara
Christiane Kaiser
Partner Manager
sahara

My job is to onboard and manage new agency partners that want to add value to their service by offering Brandwatch Social Media Monitoring to their customers.

Loves: Unexpected encounters with intriguing people, swimming at sunset, travelling, my friends, my family

Favourite Link: http://24hoursofhappy.com/

Lia Kamara
Junior Project Manager
orbit
Lia Kamara
Junior Project Manager
orbit

Junior Project Manager.

Loves:  Pasta, Music & Reisen

Favourite Tweet: “The hardest thing to say is usually worth saying.” @TheLifeDiaries

Matt Kavanagh
Developer
sherman
Matt Kavanagh
Developer
sherman

I develop APIs for our apps and crawlers to gather data from the Web.

Loves:  FERRETS, reading books late at night with a strong cup of coffee, the Mediterranean, skiing, How I Met Your Mother, Brighton (but not the football club!)

Favourite Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9T1vfsHYiKY

Melissa King
Account Executive
eucalyptus
Melissa King
Account Executive
eucalyptus

I work from the Big Apple introducing our services to potential clients and addressing their business needs through the Brandwatch app.

Loves: Traveling charades, Ironic spectacles and contemporary art.

Favourite Link: www.jibjab.com

Tom Laing-Baker
Chief of Staff
galacticpasture
Tom Laing-Baker
Chief of Staff
galacticpasture

I am here to help ensure we have a team who believe in the same dream we do and want to change the world every time they come to work.

Loves: My scruffy Border Terrier Archie, horse riding, skydiving, running through the hills on a snowy day, shooting and making a mean lemon drizzle cake.

Favourite Link: “http://www.stumbleupon.com/”/

Chris Larot
Sales Development Representative
hollyhock
Chris Larot
Sales Development Representative
hollyhock

Increasing awareness and building genuine connections using the world’s #1 social media monitoring tool within a rapidly growing industry!

Loves: I love my family, I love my city & I love my life— Life is good.

Favourite Link: http://instagram.com/p/lxdKrqiySu

Sebastian Lazar
User Interface Developer
pirategold
Sebastian Lazar
User Interface Developer
pirategold

I specify, design, implement and test the interface related parts of brandwatch.

Loves: Basketball, biking, sitcoms and pizza.

Favourite Tweet @BorowitzReport: “If cavemen had free wifi we would still not have fire.”

Tristan Learmonth
Project Coordinator
greyzest
Tristan Learmonth
Project Coordinator
greyzest

Writing queries and setting up dashboards to help clients get the app running at full power!

Loves: Recording studios and activities therein, cycling, football, helpful tech.

Favourite Link: https://twitter.com/OldSchoolPanini

Greg Lee
Agency Lead
menthol
Greg Lee
Agency Lead
menthol

Agency Lead

Loves: My kids, my beach hut, Sussex ales, Spanish red wine, cricket, football, running half marathons.

Favourite Link: http://youtu.be/4qII5RiEq2g

Andy Lemin
Network Administrator
brandybutter
Andy Lemin
Network Administrator
brandybutter

I make sure that all the network packets get to the right places really fast and don’t just end up all over the floor.

Loves:Music, Rock Climbing, Walking, and of course my friends and family.

Favourite Link: http://youtu.be/6Z31ldK2_XQ

Dan Leonard
1st Line Support Analyst
royalbaby
Dan Leonard
1st Line Support Analyst
royalbaby

I solve problems and answer queries from clients, helping to keep them happy and allowing the Brandwatch machine to keep moving forward.

Loves: Manchester United, video games, Apple and movies

Favourite Quote: “We’re gonna need a bigger boat”.

Matt Lewis
Sales Development
nightsong
Matt Lewis
Sales Development
nightsong

I engage and introduce clients to Brandwatch and the power of social monitoring.

Loves: Brighton & Hove Albion, snowboarding, asos.com, Football Manager and chicken.

Favourite Link: http://goo.gl/XFKNyk

Toby Lewis-Hammond
IT Support
epicfresh
Toby Lewis-Hammond
IT Support
epicfresh

Keeping everyone happy and productive. Fixing the printer.

Loves: Anything technical. Playing drums. Being a Dad.

Favourite Link: http://manbabies.com/

Katarzyna Lewsza
Project Coordinator
barbour
Katarzyna Lewsza
Project Coordinator
barbour

My job involves setting up queries, rules, dashboards and working on other ongoing projects.

Loves: Family & friends & my Roo, walks, dogs, seagulls, living in Brighton

Favourite Link: https://www.google.co.uk/

Claudio Di Liberto
UX/UI Designer
hamhock
Claudio Di Liberto
UX/UI Designer
hamhock

I’m committed to creating nice and easy to use interfaces that users will love to interact with.

Loves: guitar playing, hiking, animals, roller coasters,adventure parks.

Favourite Link: http://www.jamwithchrome.com

Radek Lochman
Data & Analysis Intern
axelgrease
Radek Lochman
Data & Analysis Intern
axelgrease

Data & Analysis Intern.

Loves: Brighton, traveling, new technology.

Favourite Link: http://stackoverflow.com/

Alastair Lockie
JavaScript Developer
ecco
Alastair Lockie
JavaScript Developer
ecco

I aim to make the experience of using our application as silky smooth as a chocolate mousse.

Loves: Cycling, halloumi, music, and the combat system in Batman Arkham City.

Favourite Link: xkcd.com

James Lovejoy
Content Researcher
goodkarma
James Lovejoy
Content Researcher
goodkarma

Researching and writing compelling insights on industry
changes from a social media lens.

Loves: Music, outdoors, skiing, biking, amateur pond hockey

Favourite Link: http://www.delicieuse-musique.com/

Jimmy Lüdtke
Community Manager
redbrick
Jimmy Lüdtke
Community Manager
redbrick

Marketing Intern/ Pip Scratcher/ Swiss Army Knife of Marketing

Loves:  Board- and E-Sport, Hip Hop and Thrash Metal, Stephen King, my S51

Favourite Link: www.theoatmeal.com

Johanna Lutze
Office Manager for Berlin
auberge
Johanna Lutze
Office Manager for Berlin
auberge

Office Manager in Berlin

Loves: books, good movies, going to the cinema, dancing and of course good food

Favourite Quote: “Interesting self conversations require a wise partner.”

Josh Mackey
Account Director
hotmustard
Josh Mackey
Account Director
hotmustard

Making sure Brandwatch always creates huge value for key partners and clients.

Loves: My kids, my wife, my family back in Australia, good food and drink.

Favourite Link: twitter

Jady Manibusan
Social Analytics Consultant
bluetit
Jady Manibusan
Social Analytics Consultant
bluetit

Initiating relationships with potential clients who want credible social analytics on a much deeper level

Loves: I am an adventure enthusiast that loves warm climates, live music, water sports, dancing, picnics in the park and all things Mac n cheese

Favorite Quote: “Learn to trust the journey even when you don’t understand it”

Jack Marshall
Software Tester
honeydew
Jack Marshall
Software Tester
honeydew

I’m here to ensure a high quality experience for the end user by finding and reporting bugs in the app.

Loves: Writing, Video-games, living in Brighton, and my bass guitar.

Favourite Link: www.hotukdeals.com

Steve Mason
JavaScript Developer
butternut
Steve Mason
JavaScript Developer
butternut

I work on the front-end team, making what you see and interact with better.

Loves: All things Dev, music, getting out of the house.

Favourite Link: http://soundcloud.com/

Lee McGeever
Test Manager
mulberrypie
Lee McGeever
Test Manager
mulberrypie

Here to ensure that the application is as free from defects and bugs as possible (sorry if I occasionally miss some – will try harder!)

Loves: Gina, Mitch, Erin, NZ wine, curry, running, cycling and playing the drums (badly).

Favourite tweet: simonpegg http://i.imgur.com/ETYYF.jpg via my buddy @camposova

Will McInnes
Chief Marketing Officer
snapdragon
Will McInnes
Chief Marketing Officer
snapdragon

It’s my job to help this brilliant company tell its stories, unlock the potential of its customers and marketers, grow like crazy and have blooming good fun along the way.

Loves:  Curry, burgers, burritos, CrossFit, rugby, mountain biking, beer. Family, of course. Winning. And food, did I mention food?

Favourite Link: http://www.yelp.com/

Natalie Meehan
Marketing Insights Analyst
cheekydevil
Natalie Meehan
Marketing Insights Analyst
cheekydevil

I take data and create interesting content about it.

Loves: Sweets, all cats everywhere, living by the sea, TV cooking shows.

Favourite Link: http://helengraves.com – Peckham-based food blogger who never fails to inspire me!

Simon Metcalfe
Account Manager
hattrick
Simon Metcalfe
Account Manager
hattrick

As an Account Manager I help clients to get the most out of the Brandwatch tool and achieve their business goals.

Loves: Being a dad, my wife and kids, Brighton, running, electronic music & vinyl.

Favourite Link: www.thedesignersrepublic.com

Diana Miazzi
Salesforce Admin
horseraddish
Diana Miazzi
Salesforce Admin
horseraddish

My role is to try to improve the way that Salesforce and related Apps are used.

Loves: Cooking and eating Italian and Japanese food, climbing, walking my dog, learning new languages, accountancy.

Favourite link: http://theoatmeal.com/

Jon Miles
User Interface Developer
seamist
Jon Miles
User Interface Developer
seamist

I work on the bits of Brandwatch users interact with.

Loves: This American Life, fudge, salsa.

Favourite tweet: @badbanana “People who live in ivory towers must really hate elephants”.

Tom Millward
1st Line Support Analyst
meerkat
Tom Millward
1st Line Support Analyst
meerkat

I’m here to help if a customer has a problem or a query with Brandwatch products, making sure they are able to utilise Brandwatch in the best way possible.

Loves: Food, music, Toto, martial arts, dogs, hats, ideally dogs with hats, friends & family, travelling, good challenge.

Favourite Link: http://bit.ly/1gCqvTH

Ruxandra Mindruta
Community Manager
freshair
Ruxandra Mindruta
Community Manager
freshair

I assist the marketing team in a wide range of endeavours, spanning email marketing, reputation, research, translations and blogging.

Loves: Blueberries, F.R.I.E.N.D.S, summertime, live music and Spain

Favourite Quote: “enjoy the little things in life for one day you may look back and realise they were the big things” – Robert Brault

Tim Misson
Sales Development Manager
autobahn
Tim Misson
Sales Development Manager
autobahn

With a focus on new business development, my team supports the growth of Brandwatch in the UK and across EMEA.

Loves:  My wife, my dog, the wonder of nature, selling stuff, BBC6 Music and drinking tea.

Favourite Link: http://youtu.be/fJMNHu9YM-4

Mike Moore
Senior Credit Controller
coco
Mike Moore
Senior Credit Controller
coco

I look after the cash collection and debt management processes to ensure the money keeps coming in.

Loves: Getting on the golf course, Leeds United, music, good food either dining in or out.

Favourite Link: pitchfork.com

Hamish Morgan
Java Developer / Data Scientist
galicia
Hamish Morgan
Java Developer / Data Scientist
galicia

I develop software to acquire, process and analysis social data.

Loves: Programming, AI, statistics, whisky, coffee, ale, irony, ballet, cooking, piano, onomatopoeia.

Favourite Link: “When asked for my favourite Tweet: It better expresses my personality to say that I have no comprehension how people can answer that.”/

Gonzalo Calado Morillas
Trainer
sherman
Gonzalo Calado Morillas
Trainer
sherman

I’m responsible for Training in the DACH region. My goal is to make sure that the customers know how to use the Brandwatch app properly.

Loves:  Lazy sundays and the sea.

Favorite Link: http://www.elmundotoday.com/

Christian Morris
Designer
dryerfluff
Christian Morris
Designer
dryerfluff

I’m responsible for the creation and progression of concepts, design and artwork across the range of Brandwatch marketing collateral.

Loves: Gardening, theatre, photography, ferrets and Doctor Who.

Favourite Link: Flying Toasters

Franziska Müller
User Testing
habanero
Franziska Müller
User Testing
habanero

I organise and manage usabilitytests. These are important to find and analyse problems with operating our program and make it more userfriendly afterwards.

Loves:  The ocean, soccer, flying, travelling

Corina Nawroth
Senior Analyst DACH
umber
Corina Nawroth
Senior Analyst DACH
umber

Helping my clients to base decisions on actionable insights.

Loves: Electro Swing, Bill Bryson, going through life with laughter.

Favourite Quote: Reality is for those who cannot hold onto their dreams.

Dan Neame
Vizia Team Lead
creamoftomato
Dan Neame
Vizia Team Lead
creamoftomato

I manage the engineering team that builds Vizia, as well as writing code with them.

Loves: Games, music, animals

Favourite Tweet: I just like watching Kanye and Bieber’s relationship blossom: http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/kanye-west-justin-bieber-bffs

Chris Newton
JavaScript Programmer
springgrass
Chris Newton
JavaScript Programmer
springgrass

I work on the Vizia team and help turn our data into dynamic visualizations

Loves: Star Trek, Video Games, the Japanese Language

Favourite Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHg5SJYRHA0

Ali Nield
Java Developer
matchpoint
Ali Nield
Java Developer
matchpoint

I make sense of the data that’s collected to give valuable insight!
Loves:Lego, drums and Leeds United.
Favourite Link: http://www.reddit.com/

Rui Nunes
Intermediate web tester
sonora
Rui Nunes
Intermediate web tester
sonora

Bug hunter, I also ensure that the application does what it is intended to do.

Loves: Travelling, Sports (mainly capoeira), meeting new people, hanging out with friends.

Favourite Link: http://inimigo.publico.pt/

(Dr) Tim Owen
Software Developer
austinallegro
(Dr) Tim Owen
Software Developer
austinallegro

I look after the code that crawls the web, analyses the pages and stores them away.

Loves: Bud Powell, Breaking Bad, Kauai

Favourite tweet: @notstevenwright  “I went to a restaurant that serves “breakfast at any time”. So I ordered French Toast during the Renaissance”.

Giles Palmer
CEO
purplerain
Giles Palmer
CEO
purplerain

My job is to find the best people, put them in the right seat, give them really interesting and challenging work to do and make sure we don’t run out of money before we create amazing products.

Loves: People (especially my family and friends), simple pleasures like beautiful music, swimming in the sea and staring at the stars, building things – software, sandcastles and maybe one day a school.

Favourite tweet: @oosocial “I like Jesus but he loves me …. so it’s awkward”

Josh Parry
Junior IT Support
peachblush
Josh Parry
Junior IT Support
peachblush

I am the Junior IT support

Loves: Science fiction and chilli food

Favourite Link: http://xkcd.com/

Matt Pearson
DataViz Developer
tranquilforest
Matt Pearson
DataViz Developer
tranquilforest

API wrestling. Visual coding. Data journalism. Skunkworks. Hacking. Difficult questions. Happy accidents.

Favourite Link: http://zenbullets.com

Adelina Persa
Java Developer
Wellington
Adelina Persa
Java Developer
Wellington

I am a Java Developer at Brandwatch

Loves: Swimming, salsa dancing, music, clean code and XP

Favourite Link: http://www.dilbert.com/strips/comic/2001-09-07/

Alexander Pfretzschner
Project Manager
iceberg
Alexander Pfretzschner
Project Manager
iceberg

I help our clients find and display their data in a way that best suits their project needs.

Loves: (making NEAR/15f (“stuff work” OR tea OR food OR music))

Favourite Quote: “Beethoven was so hard of hearing he thought he was a painter.” – George Carlin

Pip
Berlin CCO (Chief Canine Officer)
cadet
Pip
Berlin CCO (Chief Canine Officer)
cadet

Keeping up working morale in the Berlin office.

Loves: belly rubs, joining in stand-ups, chasing my tail

Favourite link: animalsbeingdicks.com

Nina Ramadan
Account Manager
sorbet
Nina Ramadan
Account Manager
sorbet

To make our clients happy and keep them coming back for more.

Loves: Coffee, traveling, baking and big hair

Favourite Quote: “Let your smile change the world, don’t let the world change your smile.”

Graham Redway
Operations Project Manager
rustybike
Graham Redway
Operations Project Manager
rustybike

Making project plans so that IT “things” happen.

Loves: Snowboarding, snow, boarding, boarding on snow, occasional sitting.

Favorite Quote: Absolutely anything by TED Talks – they’re freakin’ awesome.

(Dr) Fabrice Retkowsky
CTO
sunshine
(Dr) Fabrice Retkowsky
CTO
sunshine

I look after all the tech stuff.

Loves: Songul, Stephane and Manchester United.

Favourite tweet: @bengoldacre “Lego printer: this is truly heroic http://dlvr.it/1RCZj

Jim Reynolds
Strategic Account Manager
laurel
Jim Reynolds
Strategic Account Manager
laurel

Making things happen, solving problems with solutions.

Loves: My Family, driving fast, doing things they say can’t be done.

Favourite Quote: “Remind yourself. Nobody built like you, you design yourself” – Jay Z

Matt Roberts
Developer
piccalilli
Matt Roberts
Developer
piccalilli

I do coding and other techie stuff for the design team.

Loves: Climbing, surfing and aging Volkswagens.

Favourite link: http://www.asofterworld.com/index.php?id=825

Jessica Rodriguez
Client Service Executive (LatAm)
citypeach
Jessica Rodriguez
Client Service Executive (LatAm)
citypeach

Helping grow business in Latin America by supporting our clients in Spanish.

Loves: British accents, Spain, wine, “fútbol” not football, Real Madrid, traveling the world, the jersey shore, mascara, general bar shenanigans, and talking to strangers.

Favourite Link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/

Angela Romano
Business Development Manager
percy
Angela Romano
Business Development Manager
percy

Making sure that our clients’ first Brandwatch experience is a great one!

Loves:  Travelling the world, good old rock music, empanadas and the first snow of the year.

Favourite Quote: “We’re almost there and nowhere near it. All that matters is we’re going”

Andrew Ruder
Senior Account Executive
cindertrack
Andrew Ruder
Senior Account Executive
cindertrack

Assisting clients by helping them make business sense out of this social media-sphere.

Loves: A solid argument, a strong cup of coffee, a cold beer, a walk with my dog, an hour in the garden, and a hearty laugh with my wife.

Favourite Link: http://www.vice.com/en_us

Thomas Ruoff
User Interface Developer
punmkinpie
Thomas Ruoff
User Interface Developer
punmkinpie

I work on the user interface of Brandwatch, implementing user friendly features and annihilating bugs.

Loves: Live music from surf over garage to anything that is loud, hiking, snowboarding.

Favourite Quote: Lifting weights violates DRY.

Alena Ruprecht
JavaScript Developer
holidays
Alena Ruprecht
JavaScript Developer
holidays

I work on the front end, making what you see and interact with better every day.

Loves: surfing, my friends, DIY in my little flat and above all travelling

Favourite link: http://beedogs.com/

Andrea Saez
Head of Customer Success
sweatypinky
Andrea Saez
Head of Customer Success
sweatypinky

I manage Support, Training, and Onboarding globally for Brandwatch. My job is to ensure we’re providing customers with relevant information and updates about the product through different channels, allowing them to get the most out of the platform.

Loves: Hats, naps, and my dog Kiwi.

Favourite Link: http://i.imgur.com/AicZj.jpg

Fiona Saluk
Junior Marketing Manager
porthcurno
Fiona Saluk
Junior Marketing Manager
porthcurno

Working with the marketing team with a focus on US event coordination as well as various marketing activities.

Loves: Cooking, tea, yoga, traveling, reading outside, kombucha, the ocean.

Favourite Link: http://www.kanyezone.com/

John Sands
Architecture Manager
burgundy
John Sands
Architecture Manager
burgundy

I help with software and infrastructure projects and the long view of how our product will hold up over its lifetime in terms of being flexible, available, reliable and secure, for example.

Loves:Good company, riding my motorcycle and Ibrahim Maalouf playing the quarter tone trumpet.

Favourite Link: Henri

Jonny Sawyer
Sales Executive EMEA
outatsea
Jonny Sawyer
Sales Executive EMEA
outatsea

Sales (Media and FMCG) – EMEA

Loves: Good food, football and Bill Burr

Favourite Link: http://www.football365.com/

Stefan Schmager
UX / Interaction Trainee
bluemoon
Stefan Schmager
UX / Interaction Trainee
bluemoon

UX / Interaction Design Trainee.

Loves: Music, Design, DIY.

Favourite Link: dobi.nu/yourscenesucks/

Patricia Schwan
Senior Key Account Manager
mistletoe
Patricia Schwan
Senior Key Account Manager
mistletoe

I make sure that Brandwatch customers can navigate through our app and get as many important insights as possible while still having fun.

Loves:  movies without explosions and writing about them, movies with explosions and not having to write about them, music by weird women, our garden

Favourite Link: der-kleine-horrorgarten.blogspot.de/

Madalena Scott
Sales Executive
perfectday
Madalena Scott
Sales Executive
perfectday

I show our clients how and why Brandwatch will help their business to grow.

Loves: Portugal; traveling; watching series; meeting with friends. Going back home!

Favourite Links: StumbleUpon & Pinterest

Graham Scott
Head of Frontend Development
crownprince
Graham Scott
Head of Frontend Development
crownprince

I work on Brandwatch’s User Interface, helping to build the parts you see and click and to make sure they’re intuitive.

Loves: Music! From folky psychedelic dream pop to post-industrial and back again, via Fever Ray, Crystal Castles and Kate Bush. Kittens and zombies are pretty good too.

Favourite Link: http://xkcd.com/123/

Jonathan Sewell
JavaScript Developer
clottedcream
Jonathan Sewell
JavaScript Developer
clottedcream

JavaScript Developer

Loves: Spending time with my two boys, trips to snowy Sweden, being outside in the summer, occasional DIY

Favourite Link: class-central.com/

Laura Shand
Sales Development Rep
superhero
Laura Shand
Sales Development Rep
superhero

Identifying key players within an organization and introducing them to the Brandwatch app

Loves: HUGE Texas Rangers baseball fan, my cat Winston (he is amazing!), I love shopping FOOD and wine

Favourite Tweet: Anything from the rangers and Chuck Norris cause Chuck Norris is awesome!

Mary Shaw
Financial Planning and Analysis
dustdevil
Mary Shaw
Financial Planning and Analysis
dustdevil

I’m here to help the business with it’s financial planning, budgets etc.

Loves: The smell of summer rain, belly laughs, red wine and my beach hut (often all together).

Favourite link: http://www.rightmove.co.uk/svr/3108

Ben Sheppard
Junior Technical Support
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Ben Sheppard
Junior Technical Support
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I help clients with issues they have and investigate bugs that appear. In a nut shell, I fix things!

Loves: Pirate Ships, watching the rain and my car!.

Leanne Da Silva
Sales development rep
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Leanne Da Silva
Sales development rep
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Engaging in new business supporting the growth of Brandwatch in the UK and across EMEA

Loves: Krispy Kreme doughnuts and all things American!

Favourite Link: @TheLadBible

Chris Skilton
JavaScript Developer
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Chris Skilton
JavaScript Developer
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I work the keys to make the code transform, into anything and everything your eyes land on.

Loves: Football, music, engines, stuff that works.

Favourite Quote: "There he goes. One of God’s own prototypes… Too weird to live, and too rare to die." -Hunter S. Thompson

Ben Slaughter
Web Test Automation
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Ben Slaughter
Web Test Automation
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Writing and maintaining automated tests for a ruby based framework that run against the online application.

Loves: Airsoft, Polaroid photography, comic books, integrated circuits, oh, and Batman

Favourite Quote: “All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing”, “If life were to easy it, would be boring”

Alex Sloley
CFO
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Alex Sloley
CFO
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I run the finance teams across the Brandwatch group.

Loves: Dorset, Dexter cattle, open water swimming, Bonfire Night, Real Patisserie, my wife and my two boys.

Favourite Tweet: @tomwaits “Anyone who has ever played a piano would really like to hear how it sounds when dropped from a 12th floor window”.

Sean Smith
Head of Account Management
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Sean Smith
Head of Account Management
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Helping our UK and EMEA clients build better businesses with the Brandwatch app’s world class analytics and data.

Loves: Illustration, Design, Technology, Coffee & Reddit

Favourite Link: http://nedroid.com/2009/05/party-cat-full-series/

Jenna Snyder
Sales Development Rep
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Jenna Snyder
Sales Development Rep
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Sales Development Rep.

Loves: Texas, Alabama Football, Live Music, Mexican Food, Pizza and Dusk.

Favourite Link: Spotify

Jackie Spallino
Account Manager
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Jackie Spallino
Account Manager
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Keeping our customers happy & wanting more of what Brandwatch has to offer

Loves:  Family, friends, California, NYC, people watching, trying new things (within reason!)

Favourite Link: http://bit.ly/1cZPxKl

Ryan Sproats
Junior IT Support
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Ryan Sproats
Junior IT Support
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I support the Brandwatch team in their daily IT tasks and help to keep their computers running smoothly.

Loves: Stadium Rock, the Bill and Ted films, proper crispy bacon.

Favourite Quote: “Be excellent to each other” – Bill S. Preston, Esq.

(Dr) James Stanier
Head of Analytics
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(Dr) James Stanier
Head of Analytics
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I try to do clever things with data.

Loves: Cycling, badminton, computing, moose.

Favourite Link: http://nyan.cat

Rob Stanley
Data Team Lead
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Rob Stanley
Data Team Lead
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I help look after the quality and quantity of data in the app.

Loves: bad movies, red wine, and summer before it gets too hot

Favourite link: http://cheaptalk.org/

Vicky Stevens
Second Line Support Developer
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Vicky Stevens
Second Line Support Developer
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I do tech support and develop the tools to help keep the support team flying.

Loves: Gaming, Mountain Bikes, Scuba Diving, all things Tech.

Favourite Link: angryoctopus.co.nz/synth13/

Helen Stewart
Trainer
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Helen Stewart
Trainer
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I train clients and new staff on how to use Brandwatch.

Loves: Family & friends, psychology, books, trees and tennis.

Favourite link: http://youtu.be/16h6vLy6n4A

Brian Stump
Client Services Executive
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Brian Stump
Client Services Executive
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Doing everything possible to exceed client expectations and help them to unleash the full potential of Brandwatch.

Loves: Volleyball, Fantasy Football, Traveling, and Concerts.

Favourite Quote: “If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?” – John Wooden

Terry Swann
Global Head of Recruitment
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Terry Swann
Global Head of Recruitment
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Responsible for defining and executing the strategy to hire incredible talent at all locations globally.

Loves: Inspirational people, humour, sports and of course craft beer!

Favourite Link: http://www.thisiswhyimbroke.com/

Emelie Swerre
Senior Analyst
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Emelie Swerre
Senior Analyst
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I turn raw data into actionable insights for our clients.

Loves: Music, fashion, basketball and my pug Tiggy.

Favourite Link: I’m a eBay fanatic!

Mayee Tang
Accounts Assistant
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Mayee Tang
Accounts Assistant
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I organise the purchase ledger and expense system, as well as keeping tabs on our bank accounts.

Loves:  Family, friends & filling up my wardrobe!

Favourite Link: http://www.stylebubble.co.uk/

James Taylor
Scrum Master
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James Taylor
Scrum Master
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I try to make our developers’ lives a little bit easier.

Loves: Cycling, music, poker and beer (not all at once, usually combinations of two or three).

Favourite Link: http://bikesnobnyc.blogspot.com/

Noah Telson
Recruiting Coordinator
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Noah Telson
Recruiting Coordinator
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Working together with the hiring leads to grow the Berlin team.

Loves:  Comedy, craft beer, improv.

Favourite link: http://www.explodingdog.com/title/virgina.html/

Nikki Thorpe
People Team Coordinator
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Nikki Thorpe
People Team Coordinator
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I’m responsible for all things people-related. I assist with Brandwatch’s people initiatives, support the recruitment and induction process and look after employee well-being. I make a mean cup of tea and will gladly make one for any Brandwatcher who wants a cuppa and chin-wag.

Loves:  Chocolate, Summer, lie-ins and a good Sunday roast

Favourite link: http://heygirl.io/

Shaun Tillyard
Java Developer Intern
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Shaun Tillyard
Java Developer Intern
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I’m working on the data team helping improve content extraction, and general bug fixing.

Loves:  Code, horror movies, and metal!

Favourite Quote: “No silicon heaven? Preposterous! where would all the calculators go?” Kryten, Red Dwarf.

Bryan Tookey
COO
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Bryan Tookey
COO
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I handle a lot of day-to-day running of the company.

Loves: My wife and family, solvable mysteries, Victorian novels, cricket, the skeptic movement and obituaries (probably in that order)

Favourite link: http://bit.ly/bP4YCI

Georgia Tregear
Account Manager
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Georgia Tregear
Account Manager
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I am an account manager at Brandwatch – I help clients get the most out of the tool. I also make sure the CCO is well behaved in the office!

Loves: My dog Boo, a good book, sunbathing, photography, fashion, Brighton.

Favourite Tweet: @AlanCarr “Piers Morgan slagging me off again? zzzz I refuse to be drawn into an argument with someone whose face resembles a butternut squash”

Hannah Tregear
Customer Marketing Manager
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Hannah Tregear
Customer Marketing Manager
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I’m responsible for sharing our customer success stories and marketing communications to our rapidly growing customer base.

Loves: Being able to see the sea, red wine, cheese and wearing flip flops.

Favourite Link: twitter.com/The_Dolphin_Pub/

Naomi Trickey
Director of Sales & Client Services, EMEA
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Naomi Trickey
Director of Sales & Client Services, EMEA
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My team helps clients – potential and actual – understand the value of Brandwatch and how it can help to grow their business.

Loves: Family & friends, cross-country running (the wetter and windier the weather, the better), my bikes (yes, plural), and books (all of them).

Favourite link: http://www.runnersworld.co.uk

Heather Truettner
Global Events Manager
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Heather Truettner
Global Events Manager
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Making sure Brandwatch is hosting, attending, sponsoring, and speaking at the best events around the world.

Loves: Empty subway cars, soft cheese, polar vortex-free days

Favourite Tweet: @Mikeleffingwell It’s weird how after they couldn’t put Humpty Dumpty back together the King’s men were like “Let’s give the horses a shot at it”

Susanne Ullrich
Marketing Manager Germany
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Susanne Ullrich
Marketing Manager Germany
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Together with my team I make sure that the DACH region knows what a brilliant product Brandwatch is.

Loves: Hiking, the Alps, traveling, street art, sunshine, being a @DigiwomenB

Favourite Quote: Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.

Alexander Ushakov
Software Tester
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Alexander Ushakov
Software Tester
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I work on Testing, helping to improve the Quality of our app and maintain the Automation tests.

Loves: Books (especially E.M.Remarque and E.Hamingway), football, squash, animals (excluding humans), travel.

Favourite Quote: “Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth…” – Ecclesiastes

Xavier Valdayron
Head of Sales & Account Management
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Xavier Valdayron
Head of Sales & Account Management
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I make sure that our German and French clients get the full Brandwatch experience, and detect in real time the insights that will help grow their business.

Loves: Cooking and enjoying humongous dinners; cocktails; music; watching movies and pompously analysing them.

Favourite Link: http://www.zoetrope.com

Josefina Valenciano
Project Coordinator
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Josefina Valenciano
Project Coordinator
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I set up queries, rules and dashboards to help clients to make the most of the app.

Loves:  Family, friends, MADRID, Spain, chocolate, dancing, travelling, cinema, languages and heat!

Favourite Quote: “Love is the most important thing in the world”

Shanee Vanstone
Website Developer
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Shanee Vanstone
Website Developer
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I write code for the website and help make sure it runs smoothly

Loves: Programming, retro video games, anime

Favourite Link: http://xkcd.com/505/

Chelsea Varney
Community Manager
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Chelsea Varney
Community Manager
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I write blogs for our site and help with all things marketing.

Loves: Chocolate, documentaries and Karl Pilkington.

Favourite Link: http://lilbub.com/ I like way too many of her pics on Instagram

Iris Vermeren
Community Manager
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Iris Vermeren
Community Manager
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Maintaining Brandwatch’s excellent reputation across the web, as well as producing top quality content for our communities online.

Loves: Pimms, bad puns, playing the piano and Belgian waffles!

Favourite Quote: “Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” ― C.S. Lewis

Edgar Vidal
Java Developer
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Edgar Vidal
Java Developer
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I’m a backend developer in Stuttgart, helping to make sure
that the application is running in a bug-free state behind the curtains.

Loves: Family, animals, gaming, NBA

Favourite Link: http://clientsfromhell.net/

Michaela Vogl
Marketing Assistant
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Michaela Vogl
Marketing Assistant
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I support the Marketingteam in Germany with all activities to make Brandwatch more popular

Loves:  Books, Chocolate & Cakes, Sloths, Yogitea, Rain

Favourite Link: http://theoatmeal.com/

Kentaro Wakayama
JavaScript Developer
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Kentaro Wakayama
JavaScript Developer
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JavaScript Developer
Loves: Coding and enjoying the good things in life
Favourite Link: http://thecodinglove.com/

Graham Wall
Account Director
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Graham Wall
Account Director
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Helping clients to surf the social waves all the way to the beach of reason.

Loves: Sunny mornings, long weekends, most pubs.

Favourite Tweet: @charltonbrooker “’I Believe I Can Fly’ is a much better song when you replace each instance of the word ‘believe’ with the word ‘reckon’.”

Even Walser
VP, Enterprise
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Even Walser
VP, Enterprise
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#Shepherdingsharks

Loves: My wife and two kids, Liverpool FC, coffee, travel, motorcycles, gardening and building things!

Favourite Link: Wilson Minor: When we build

Rob Walsh
Accountant
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Rob Walsh
Accountant
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I look after the finances of the company and produce the management accounts.

Loves: Adidas Originals, peanut butter, travelling and the ocean.

Favourite link: http://www.nationalgeographic.com

Nate Walton
Data Scientist
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Nate Walton
Data Scientist
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I lead clients into new possibilities for data analysis, and (test) drive new forms of social media focused research.

Loves: Coffee, Hip Hop, Gratuitous Space Battles.

Favourite Link: infosthetics.com

(Dr) Xinglong Wang
NLP Reseacher and Developer
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(Dr) Xinglong Wang
NLP Reseacher and Developer
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I carry out research on natural language processing and identify promising NLP techniques for Brandwatch applications.

Loves: Languages, AI, Chinese literature, badminton and (very) hot and spicy food.

Favourite Link: http://www.qiushibaike.com/

Anna Wegner
Social Analytics Consultant
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Anna Wegner
Social Analytics Consultant
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Make sure that the first impression of Brandwatch is the right one. Giving insights and perspectives, showing how Brandwatch can build better brands.

Loves: Berlin, New York, chocolate, Cafe´, beach & sea, good food, dogs (especially my Boscorelli), music.

Favourite Link: http://www.pinterest.com/

Glenn White
Head of Product
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Glenn White
Head of Product
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I’m Head of Product at Brandwatch. It’s my job to help Brandwatch be the best it can be with our amazing development team.

Loves: Football, The Wire, Shepherds pie and shiny new gadgets

Favourite Link: How to steal like an artist and 9 other things nobody told me

Luke Whiting
Developer
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Luke Whiting
Developer
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I’m a software developer working on the ‘back stage’ parts of the application to make sure you get the data you need, in the right formats and as fast as possible.

Loves: Good food, good comedy, good films and good times!

Favourite Quote: Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch – Tim Berners-Lee

(Dr) Mike Williams
Data Scientist
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(Dr) Mike Williams
Data Scientist
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I use machine learning to mine Brandwatch’s data.

Loves: West Texas, South Yorkshire.

Favourite Link: https://www.youtube.com/results?q=leon+curb

Alessandra Williams-Bellotti
Junior Support Developer
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Alessandra Williams-Bellotti
Junior Support Developer
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I investigate issues and bugs and develop tools to facilitate common support tasks

Loves:  Aliens, robots and the New York Mets.

Favourite Quote: “I’ll hide under some coats, and hope that somehow everything will work out.”

Joel Windels
Marketing Manager, EMEA
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Joel Windels
Marketing Manager, EMEA
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I oversee Brandwatch’s marketing operations in the EMEA region, as well as spearheading our global social media, content and PR efforts.

Loves: Putting things on dogs.

Favourite link: http://i.imgur.com/jXS6EVr.gif

Tian Yang
Data Scientist
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Tian Yang
Data Scientist
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I help people make sense of data.

Loves:  Web-comics, math jokes, good food, indie bands you’ve never heard of

Favourite Link: www.facebook.com/

Holly Youdan
Recruitment Coordinator
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Holly Youdan
Recruitment Coordinator
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Helping Brandwatch grow – one awesome hire at a time.

Loves: Brighton, lazy sunshine days and cat gifs.
Favourite Link: http://www.buzzfeed.com/

Johan A. van Zanten
Senior System Administrator
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Johan A. van Zanten
Senior System Administrator
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With the rest of the Systems team, I build and maintain the infrastructure that “runs” Brandwatch.

Loves:  Friends and family, TMBG, cycling, travel, chocolate, mountains, coffee, blitz chess, and hops.

Favourite link: http://www.homestarrunner.com/sbemail118.html

Alice Zappe
Javascript Developer
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Alice Zappe
Javascript Developer
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I write code for the frontend and bake pie (charts).

Loves: Vintage computers, Victorian cemeteries, Fallout 3, Svið.

Favourite link: http://www.gourmetgaming.co.uk/

Could This Be You?
Join Our Team
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Could This Be You?
Join Our Team
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Brandwatch is a great team of passionate people, and we’re always on the hunt for the best talent.

Listed here are our our current vacancies, but if Brandwatch sounds like the right place for you, get in touch whatever your profile.

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