With over 22 years of event experience at MSL and 7 years in the Managing Director role, Mike continues to work with an open-minded, hands on approach as our business continues to grow and expand.
While ensuring MSL constantly evolves to offer an increasingly diverse service and open new opportunities, you are equally likely to find him in the cab of an artic lorry driving with the team across Europe. Mike provides an essential global vision and eye for detail for our team, clients and all our projects. Problem-solving many challenges that are sent our way on a daily basis remains at the core of the business.
Epitomising the the philosophy at MSL, Nav has worked across all aspects of our service for 10 years. Beginning on the operational side of the business and moving up to an integral director role, he has developed a deep understanding of the event industry and the demanding levels of service required to deliver a premium event service.
Nav continues to play a key role in MSL’s growth, project managing events and overseeing operations from a global perspective, while remaining as equally involved on-site during the build, handover and live event phases. Nav’s client facing role is integral to MSL’s ongoing relationships with our clients.
Originally from an architectural background, Marcus brings 13 years of experience in the design sector. The last 6 years of which as a creative director in the premium and luxury event industry, developing concepts and events for brands such as Bentley, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co, Aston Martin, Estee Lauder, Omega and Lexus.
His continued collaboration with automotive brands has led to a greater focus in this sector, providing creative input across many of our projects. Conceptual development, illustration, creative proposals, structural concepts, graphic design and artworking are all handled in house.
With 25 years of dedicated service to MSL, Julie continues to make sure our business runs smoothly and efficiently. Such efficiencies are key to MSL’s philosophy and way of approaching the job at hand, whether on a project to project basis or with the wider business model in mind.
Interested both in how our team runs internally and how efficient we are externally, the welfare and equal interest of everyone is paramount in our day to day operation. For enquiries regarding accounts, administration and general business queries, please contact Julie here
With a network of transport professionals and a fleet of over 40 vehicles to manage, maintain and keep out on the road, Richard directs a dynamic and ceaseless operation of constantly moving parts.
Safety, efficiency, adhering to transport legislations and local laws are his priorities. This knowledge and support distinguishes the event service MSL is able to provide and remains at the essence of our business. However it is the flexibility, ingenuity and ability to react to changing situations and requests that keeps clients returning and trusting us year on year.
Sarah’s role is new to MSL, as we continue to expand and evolve. With her previous experience in the financial and leisure industry, she is responsible for managing the on-boarding and recruitment processes, making sure we source and attract both varied and dynamic candidates to the business.
Sarah believes the right person for the role is essential, ensuring they fit the MSL work ethics, values and culture, which is vital to the success of our clients’ events. We are always on the look out for talented and enthusiastic professionals, so please get in touch to learn more firstname.lastname@example.org
Joining us in early 2018, Tracey brings a wider influence to MSL’s logistics and operations, utilising over 15 years of event management experience and skills in her role as project manager.
Key roles in consumer PR and publishing has meant Tracey has always been involved in large scale events such as product launches, fashion shows, promotional campaigns and award ceremonies. Clients included Proctor & Gamble, O2, Laura Ashley and Estee Lauder. Subsequently Tracey moved on to the team at a luxury Surrey hotel, helping to grow their evolving events department.
The network of event professionals supporting MSL can grow to almost 100 in peak summer season, spread across the UK and Europe. This requires management of a non-stop operations schedule.
Providing comprehensive day to day event support, James helps create the vital link between event direction and event execution. As a key client contact, originally on-site and now in a more global role, he manages both our clients and the responsibilities of event support staff. Vast experience on the road and on the phone makes James a leading example of our can-do attitude.
Having participated and supervised hundreds of event builds over the years, James Jansz is our lead driver and rigging expert. His experience spans across heavy goods transport, to vehicle handovers and chauffeuring, to builds of national shopping centre roadshows and even up to our largest scale operations such as Goodwood FoS.
James is out rigging or on demount most weeks of the year, coordinating a wider event support team when and where necessary. His product knowledge, operational experience, willingness and personality makes him a firm favourite with our clients.
Simon’s varied involvement and participation across a wide range of projects and clients make him a very versatile member of our event support team, both out in the field and back at our base.
With HGV Class 1, Simon will often be the first to arrive and last to leave site, forming part of the build team, then remaining on site for the duration with a dedicated live event role, whether representing MSL or the brand of our clients. Since joining MSL, he has worked extensively across the UK and Europe for Bentley, Toyota and Lexus.
Emma provides us with essential administrative and accounting support in order for us to run smoothly and efficiently, helping to streamline and economise our processes wherever possible.
With nearly 20 years of experience, Emma has developed a vast understand of how we operate as a business as well as the nature, characteristics and requirements of each individual project and client. Making sure we dot all the i’s cross the t’s, her eye for detail and agility with the numbers becomes vital to us, especially in our busy peak season.
With over 10 years’ experience working in the event industry, Aiden has worked across a number of different sectors in the UK and US, from live events, motorsport, exclusive parties, sponsorship, award shows to brand experience, campaigns and activations.
Aiden’s expertise falls across both project management and production management. He loves the opportunity to bring his clients ideas to realisation, push the boundaries of what is possible by constantly seeking new innovations and technologies and, above all, with a pioneering attitude.
Fleet mechanics and asset maintenance is carried out wherever possible by professionals in house. Del leads this team and brings with him a wealth of mechanical experience and technical knowledge, having worked across many vehicle categories, of all shapes and sizes. This becomes a huge advantage to MSL and the service we provide when dealing with so much operational movement every year.
Further to Del, a dedicated warehouse management team also controls the upkeep of our facilities and the constant movement of parts and stock.
Bill began as an apprentice coach builder for Ford, before joining a coach building company to work on specialist builds ranging from refrigerated vehicles to military and medical units, from 4-wheel drive clinics to full field hospital complexes. He progressed into the fast growing Formula One industry, which became a 30 year dedication supplying purpose built trailers to many teams.
Having long served MSL, designing and project managing a huge range of work, Bill remains very hands on. He is often found in our workshop, dealing with the bespoke nature of our challenges.
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Our network of trusted industry professionals can grow up to 100 strong in peak season, covering all requirements of logistics, production and live event operations. The scope our wider team cover is as varied as it is fulfilling.
We treat education, knowledge and development with upmost priority, always looking to expand our network as well as offer training opportunities to our existing team. Everyone who wears the MSL logo must be open-minded, flexible, work well in a team and share the same MSL, can-do attitude.
Our full time event management, operations and creative staff are complimented by a wide network of trusted, project specfic 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.