Our Central Team

Mike Tasker

Managing Director


Key roles

An holistic view of MSL while keeping a keen eye on the detail. Company strategy, development and vision. Financial strategy. Sales, marketing and new ventures. Influence across all clients. Coffee maker!

Happiest when

Problem solving. Tidying spreadsheets!

Can sometimes be found

Driving an MSL lorry in Europe.

Hustling on the games room pool table!


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Navis Wong

Account Director


Key roles

First point of call and constant reference for clients. Delivery of key event activations, from conception, through production, through to live days. Client strategy and implementation through clear understanding of their needs.

Happiest when

Researching innovative new solutions.

Can sometimes be found

On the golf course

or walking Buster


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Marcus Barrow-Marques

Creative Director


Key roles

Pushing the possibilities of design through ideas that can truly become real life. Conceptual development, space design, creative experiential proposals,  structural concepts, illustration & 3D visualising, graphics and artworking.

Happiest when

Sketching ideas on the lightbox.

Can sometimes be found

On the hockey pitch

or the MSL dartboard (still unbeaten!)


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Julie Allan

Office Manager


Key roles

Accounting, planning, management and payroll processing. Ensuring financial systems run smoothly, both internally across all departments and externally for clients.

Happiest when

All the paperwork ties up and no need for nagging!

Can sometimes be found

Walking or running local footpaths and trails.

MSL Running Club pacesetter, putting the rest to shame.

Richard Lawley

General Manager


Key roles

Directing a dynamic operation, while reacting to changing situations and requests. Leading all transport movements, asset maintenance and warehousing. Contractor management.

Happiest when

Welcoming the trucks back from event!

Can sometimes be found

Sampling beats in the studio.

Finding a new pair of trainers.


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Sarah Sitwell

People Manager


Key roles

Sourcing best talent for the right job. Recruiting and on-boarding process. Providing general HR support and training opportunities. Marketing strategy & research.

Happiest when

Talking to people holding a good coffee.

Can sometimes be found

On the side-lines at kids matches.

Captaining the hockey team.


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James White

Project Manager


Key roles

Ensuring every last piece falls into place for our clients. Event management, planning, organiser liaison, budget control, implementing client briefs and objectives, on site delivery.

Happiest when

Bringing the clients’ visions to life and everything goes to plan.

Can sometimes be found

Tinkering with his project car in the garage.

Despairing over England cricket!


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Justin Turner

Project Manager


Key roles

Ensuring our clients’ needs are understood and delivered. Managing the end-to-end detail and delivery of every event for our clients, not matter what the size or brief.

Happiest when

Sailing or Diving in tropical locations around the world chasing the sun.

Can sometimes be found

Mountain Biking in the countryside or socialising in London.

 

 

 

James Jansz

Operations Manager


Key roles

Managing event operations, processing client requests, preparing and planning logistics, delivering onsite live events, company charmer (!) and non-stop work ethic. Especially active throughout the peak summer months, but also no stranger to a winter drive to Scotland.

Happiest when

Working on site in the British sun.

Can sometimes be found

Strolling around Hampshire

Mixing with celebs at vehicle handovers!


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Tom Green

Operations Supervisor


Key roles

The link between operations and events, ensuring test builds, event kit and our facilities are prepared and ready for the team to send out on our clients’ events.

Happiest when

Spending time at home with the family all together.

Can sometimes be found

Outside walking the dog and enjoying time with the kids.

 

 

 

Sophie Norris

Experiential Team Leader


Key roles

I represent and elevate my client and their values at live events, whilst implementing and actioning bespoke event requirements. Managing and leading a brand ambassador team at each event, consistently providing a high level of  customer facing engagement.

Happiest when

Busy engaging with visitors at events.

Can sometimes be found

Along Southsea seafront with a great coffee in hand.


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Simon Morgan

Operations Manager


Key roles

Managing the daily operational needs of the company from event preparation and warehousing, through to live event logistics. A focus on ensuring all operations are carried out efficiently and executed smoothly. Often the first on and last off site!

Happiest when

Driving around Europe and working with clients to ensure the seamless event experience.

Can sometimes be found

Fishing  local rivers and walking my Springer Spaniel, always with a camera looking to take that perfect picture!

Emma Clapham

Office Administrator


Key roles

Purchase and sales ledger, collating and entering purchase information, checking, raising and issuing sales documents.  Providing information to Management and other staff on sales, costs, status of POs.  All aspects of administration and helping us to run smoothly day in, day out.

Happiest when

Staff come back from events with ALL their credit card receipts!

Can sometimes be found

Walking in the countryside, photographing wildlife and weather watching

Del Butt

Vehicle Technician


Key roles

Offering in-house mechanics and technical support, to keep our wheels constantly turning and our service agile. MSL vehicles and specialised equipment safety, maintenance, relief driver, HIAB operator and driving assessor.

Happiest when

Investing time in the things most important to me – my family, health, career and personal growth, friends and adventure.

Can sometimes be found

Riding motorcycles, cycling, dog walking, watching the England Rugby team and cooking Sunday dinner for the family.

Emily Stewart

Graphic Designer


Key roles

Assisting the Creative Director to generate visuals for live events. Brand activation visuals, backdrop graphics and artwork, framework plans, floor plans, live event print materials.

Happiest when

Visiting my designs at live events.

Can sometimes be found

Hiking in the South Downs

Wandering in an art museum

 


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Miles Milton

Experiential Brand Ambassador


Key roles

To consistently deliver high standards of customer service to create positive first impressions and a memorable brand experience for every stakeholder.

Happiest when

Inspiring guests by promoting the brand’s products, values & innovations.

Can sometimes be found

Snowboarding on the slopes, racing around a motor circuit, or walking the dogs in the countryside.


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Bill Akester

Specialist Coachbuilder


Key roles

Multi-skilled design and build solutions, following 30+ years of dedication to purpose built trailers and hospitality units. Methodology implementation and problem solving. Promote upcycling and re-use culture. Handles the bespoke nature of our challenges.

Happiest when

In the thick of it! Making or building anything and everything.

Can sometimes be found

In my man cave fettling my Mini Cooper

Drinking Yorkshire tea (2 bags not 1)

Event Crew

Event Crew


Key roles

Our behind-the-scenes professionals can be seen at every event, delivering successful event builds and logistics.

Anything from loading the yard, driving the support fleet or setting up/taking down our event staging, our event crew are always a valued part of the team.

 

 

 

 

 

Join our team

Our full time event management, operations and creative staff are complimented by a wide network of trusted, project specific event specialists. If you are interested in joining our ever evolving team, please email us here.

The emphasis on staff training at MSL ensures our ever growing team of event professionals become multi-skilled and therefore resourceful when in the field. MSL promotes and supports employee training to not only help our staff enhance their professional portfolio but also offer the opportunity to become an increasing asset within MSL.

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