Meet the team

Alec | Premium Account Manager
Josh | Managing Director
Deborah | Marketing Director
Jed | Director
Rhys | Executive Account Manager
Tony | Global Head of Finance & Support Services
Stefan | Garment Branding Consultant
Phil | Global Head of Operations and HR
Daniel | Premium Account Manager
David | Premium Account Manager
Fraser | Premium Account Manager
Helen | Premium Account Manager
Jesse | Premium Account Manager
Zahra | Premium Account Manager
Paul | UK Sales Manager
Lindsie | UK Customer Support Specialist
Fred | UK Customer Support Specialist
Lisa | China Customer Support Specialist
Oliver | China Customer Support Specialist
Dawn | New Product Development Manager
Garry | Graphic Design
Kiri | Marketing Coordinator
Jo | Sales & Marketing Assistant
Damaris | UK Customer Support Specialist
Shareen Thomas | Office Administrator
Zafer | Stocks and Logistics Coordinator
James | UK Warehouse Manager
Lucas | China Warehouse Manager
Jason | China Warehouse Assistant
Jimmy | China Finance
Rochelle | Credit Control
Nora | China Customer Support Manager
Portia | China Operations Manager
Kate | UK Production Manager
Helen | China Production Coordinator
Star | China Production Coordinator
Alec | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

1993

Job role

I'm an experienced account manager and work with a range of brands from large established brands to small start-ups.

What the team say

Very experienced with product knowledge to exceed customer expectations.

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Josh | Managing Director

Started at Weavabel in

2010

Job role

Over the last 9 years I've worked in a wide variety of roles across Weavabel including production, purchasing, account management and business development. This has given me a broad insight into how the nuts and bolts work in each department. Now as managing shareholder my main focus is to ensure the leadership team operates effectively and efficiently to give the best customer experience possible and drive results. In addition I meet clients to ensure we're keeping close to the needs of our market so we can invest in innovations that will provide the maximum benefit. I enjoy my role and am passionate that Weavabel keeps ahead in making fashion sustainable.

What the team say

Office peacemaker!

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Deborah | Marketing Director

Job role

As a director of Weavabel, I take a keen interest into Marketing and oversee projects to ensure Weavabel continues to gain market share.

What the team say

Excellent home baking!

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Jed | Director

Started at Weavabel in

1996

Job role

I work on the global operations at Weavabel working to expand our global presence in order to give customers the best service wherever they manufacture across the world.  I also look at the future proofing of the business model to ensure that we keep at the cutting edge in everything we do.

What the team say

Very expereinced and full of ideas.

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Rhys | Executive Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2009

Job role

As the team leader for the Premium Accounts team, I am responsible to ensure everything is running smoothly for our top accounts. Supporting the team to match solutions with customers, solve problems, and help brands improve their image is what we do. In my first few years at Weavabel I was the Operations Manager, and being part of setting up the global operations helped shape my knowledge of the demands and challenges the fashion industry faces, whether it is consistency, quality, logistics, timing or becoming more sustainable, together at Weavabel we have the experience and solutions.

What the team say

No challenge is too great, he strives on pressure and thoroughly enjoys problem solving!

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Tony | Global Head of Finance & Support Services

Started at Weavabel in

2016

Job role

As Global Head of Finance & Support Services I’m responsible for managing the finance function with a primary focus on providing solid commercial based financial management across the business, whilst also managing the support services areas of the business consisting of IT & administration support. Overall my primary focus is on ensuring a strong delivery of service to both internal & external customers.

What the team say

Commercial focused finance leader delivering proactive finance management with a focus on delivering strong financial performance, including profitability & working capital management.

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Stefan | Garment Branding Consultant

Started at Weavabel in

2012

Job role

I am the team leader of the Business Development Team ensuring we get down to the true needs of all our clients and prospects through presenting the latest innovations and techniques face to face. I also work as a Garment Branding Consultant working with clothing brands to find innovative design solutions and increase efficiency through global trim supply.

What the team say

Full of ideas and solutions to take brands to the next level.

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Phil | Global Head of Operations and HR

Started at Weavabel in

2013

Job role

I'm responsible for managing the Global Operations Team. This includes each process from initial Design and Sampling of products all the way through to when the finished goods are held in stock and despatched to clients. This includes our factories and warehouses situated across the globe. My main priority is to ensure every single customer receives excellent service.

What the team say

Passionately determined to ensure all Weavabel customers receive excellent service from Design to Delivery

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Daniel | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2015

Job role

Normally I can either be found in the office supporting some top brands with their day to day trim management otherwise I am somewhere in the middle of Europe. I am a Premium Account Manager and Weavabel's face in the BENELUX area.

What the team say

The Weavabel jet setter. Finds the positive in all situations.

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David | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2008

Job role

As one of the Premium Account Managers I work with a range of fashion brands and retailers ensuring they receive great service on their label management and new developments. I also look after all aspects of Technology here at Weavabel.

What the team say

The go to person for anything complicated. Variable data, IT and RFID systems are his cup of tea!

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Fraser | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2007

Job role

I’m a Premium Account Manager which involves working with and visiting top fashion and retail brands throughout the UK and Europe.

What the team say

Fraser is an ex-Londoner who is trying to learn Swedish! He’s passionate about our customers, good branding and the industry which means he’s not the quietest person when he’s in the office... he also has a collection of funny story’s and photos from his business travels.

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Helen | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

16 years

Job role

I'm a Premium Account Manager working with a cross section of existing and new clients. My main objective is to develop and maintain long lasting relationships whilst delivering fit for purpose branding within critical time frames and deadlines.

What the team say

Quietly confident, will always get the task done and excellent multi-tasker.

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Jesse | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2017

Job role

I'm a Premium Account Manager and love looking after my customers to help them with solutions for their branding.

What the team say

Serves customers in their languages whether it by German, Spanish, Catalan or English and provides excellent customer service to these.

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Zahra | Premium Account Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2015

Job role

"I’m one of the Premium Account Managers. My role is to build & maintain relationships with customers to ensure that their trim requirements are met. Customers can rely on me as their “go-to” person for the co-ordination of their branding developments from design through to delivery. "

What the team say

Methodical & organised in approach to work. Very helpful.

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Paul | UK Sales Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2010

Job role

I'm passionate about our extensive product range and latest innovations enabling us to help brands to the next level. My role involves making first contact with brands either remotely or face to face, presenting our services and then moving to bring them on board as a long term customer.

What the team say

Very enthusiastic about his customers and the brands he works with.

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Lindsie | UK Customer Support Specialist

Started at Weavabel in

2015

Job role

I am responsible for answering customer queries relating to the ordering process. I keep customers up to date and advise when the goods will be despatched from our warehouses. My job is to also solve any problems quickly and efficiently and to ensure customer satisfaction.

What the team say

Quietly works hard and gives customers great support.

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Fred | UK Customer Support Specialist

Started at Weavabel in

2018

Job role

I work closely with our warehouse teams to ensure the day to day ordering process runs smoothly for everyone. From when an order gets raised to when it gets delivered, we can help you with any queries you might have.

What the team say

Our youngest team member and copes with anything that comes his way, we are yet to find something he cannot turn his hand to.

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Lisa | China Customer Support Specialist

Started at Weavabel in

2016

Job role

I am responsible for processing RMB orders on the website, replying to client's emails and helping to send out goods.

What the team say

Quiet, careful, patient and hard working.

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Oliver | China Customer Support Specialist

Started at Weavabel in

2013

Job role

I’m responsible for dispatching all orders from our China warehouse to customers around the globe or to 1 of our global warehouse locations. I also arrange for invoicing of the goods.

What the team say

A multi-specialist that's good at solving IT issues, serves the team lunch and always enjoys a singsong!

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Dawn | New Product Development Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2009

Job role

I'm the go to girl who specifies products to change a dream design into the finished product that really completes your garment.

What the team say

Attention to detail and the office mum!

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Garry | Graphic Design

Started at Weavabel in

2016

Job role

I am a Graphic Designer with many skills and industry knowledge. I help turning initial brand ideas into production ready artworks.

What the team say

Quietly gets on and impresses us with his creative skills!

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Kiri | Marketing Coordinator

Started at Weavabel in

2016

Job role

I've recently moved into marketing where I manage marketing projects, work with an external marketing company and organise Weavabel events and shows. I also often help out on a variety of tasks which come my way.

What the team say

Will do anything it takes to get stuff done.

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Jo | Sales & Marketing Assistant

Started at Weavabel in

2011

Job role

As marketing assistant I have a variety of roles including sending out samples after visits, telephone answering, filing, creating portfolios, moodboards and sending out samples for approval. You could call me a multi tasker.

What the team say

Jo is the oil on the cogs, the early bird that catches the worm.

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Damaris | UK Customer Support Specialist

Started at Weavabel in

2018

Job role

I am responsible for answering customer queries relating to the ordering process. I keep customers up to date and advise when the goods will be despatched from our warehouses. My job is to also solve any problems quickly and efficiently and to ensure customer satisfaction.

What the team say

The support queen of the office.

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Shareen Thomas | Office Administrator

Started at Weavabel in

2019

Job role

My role supports every area of the business with a wide range or responsibilities including quality checking goods, sending out samples, processing invoices and setting up products online. I also take on other tasks as they come my way, no two days are quite the same!

What the team say

Already a great help and support across the business!

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Zafer | Stocks and Logistics Coordinator

Started at Weavabel in

2008

Job role

As part of the stocks team, I process customer orders to be delivered around the globe and manage stock in our locations which I have close connection particular with our Turkey hub (my home country)

What the team say

A man of many stories

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James | UK Warehouse Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2013

Job role

I’m The UK warehouse Manager suppling stock to vendors across the UK and Europe.

What the team say

Very organised and willing and always keeps the warehouse immaculate!

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Lucas | China Warehouse Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2013

Job role

I am mainly responsible for the processing of orders in China. I also handle warehouse maintenance and H+S

What the team say

Very diligent and a true star.

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Jason | China Warehouse Assistant

Started at Weavabel in

2017

Job role

I am mainly responsible for the processing of warehouse items and orders in China.

What the team say

Very hard working, patient and often shares delicious food with everyone.

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Jimmy | China Finance

Job role

Responsible for the China credit control function looking after domestic accounts, recovering unpaid invoices & managing the invoices for all accounts in China.

What the team say

Great teammate who is excellent on chasing payment whilst being the most humorous colleague, very supportive to customer service.

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Rochelle | Credit Control

Started at Weavabel in

2014

Job role

Responsible for the credit control function looking after global accounts, recovering unpaid invoices, credit checking customers new and old. I also work on issuing invoices & credits, chasing pro-forma payments and minimising our debt & improving cash flow.

What the team say

The strict one, making sure you pay up

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Nora | China Customer Support Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2011

Job role

I'm focused on customer service, this involves keeping good relationships with China and overseas customers. I also monitor China stock status and administration.

What the team say

Very experienced on customer service and very devoted to the company. She is a wonderful teammate!

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Portia | China Operations Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2014

Job role

I am China purchasing manager, my job includes following up production orders and helping product development. I also often go on production visits.

What the team say

Very intelligent and responsible.

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Kate | UK Production Manager

Started at Weavabel in

2015

Job role

I’m the UK Purchasing Manager. I request all prices for items and negotiate with supply partners in order to get the best deal. I am in constant contact with the team in China and our supply partners across the world.

What the team say

The bridge between continents!

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Star | China Production Coordinator

Started at Weavabel in

2017

Job role

I am in charge of all China quality control, I check and inspect all production against approved samples to check consistency throughout production runs.

What the team say

She is a star indeed! Very careful on checking goods and focuses on quality.

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