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Meet Team Cosatto


andrew-kluge

Andrew Kluge

Managing Director / CEO
My fave film is: About a Boy – I like to think I'm the Hugh Grant character.

My fave Cosatto product is: Anything Pixelate!!


Leigh Riley

Leigh Riley

Deputy Managing Director
If I were a colour I would be: Red – in many cultures it’s the colour of luck and prosperity. The cheekiest thing I have ever done is… Ask a street vendor in Thailand if I could make my own Crepe on his van. I did and it was awesome!



Customer Services

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Clare Bland

Head of Customer Care
My fave book is: Round Ireland with a Fridge by Tony Hawks – the hilarious story of one man's hitchhiking adventure (with a fridge)! My fave Cosatto product is: without a doubt the Giggle 2 Pixelate! So unusual and one of a kind!

Karen Toye

Karen Toye

Customer Care Manager

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Mark Jolley

Customer Care Manager
My fave film is: Once Upon a Time in America with Robert DeNiro – a legendary film. If I were a colour I would be: blue because I love it. It is the typical boy colour.

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Jeanette Egan

Customer Care Manager
My fave Cosatto product is: the Ooba in Kimono! It's so different like me haha! It's enough to make me have another baby! My fave film is: The Lego Movie – it’s great to go and see movies with some humour for parents too!

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Rebecca Benham

Customer Care Manager
My favourite film is American Beauty and if I could describe Cosatto in one word I'd say AWESOME!

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Kim Benham

Customer Care Manager
My fave film is: Magic Mike! Do I really need to explain why??? My most embarrassing moment is: When I came as a builder with a high-viz vest and hard hat for Halloween…. not very spooky, but I improvised!

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Debbie Wallace

Customer Care Manager
My favourite film is Calamity Jane. At a fancy dress party I would be Wonder Woman.

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Katie Stott

Customer Care Manager

Katie Stott

Sacha Rigby

Customer Care Manager

Design

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Vicky Morley

Creative Director
If I were a colour I would be: red, because it's direct, obvious and alive! My fave film is: Funny Face – what's not to love? Audrey Hepburn, in Paris, in glorious technicolour – with music, fashion and BALLOONS!!!

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Stephen Shaw

Associate Design Director
My fave Cosatto product is: I can't decide, it's like picking a favourite child. If I were a colour I would be: ‘rellue' because that's a mixture of all the primary colours. Come to think of it mixing them all makes brown, so I suppose I'm brown?

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Rachel Tarlan

Senior Graphic Designer
My fave film is… Muriel’s Wedding, because it’s the perfect mix of tear-jerker and feelgood, with an amazing soundtrack! My fave Cosatto product is... Wonder

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George Dunkley

Senior Graphic Designer
I think Cosatto = Creative. My fave film is the Japanese animation Spirited Away or anything by Studio Ghibli.

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Sarah Alcock

Senior Textile Designer
If I were colour I would be: red, because it instantly cheers things up... I think Cosatto = bright, bold and proud to stand out in a sea of plain prams.

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Lottie Perry

Social Media Manager
My fave film is: Drive – amazing tension and the visual treat that is Ryan Gosling ;-) Going to the beach with my then-three-year-old – she kept saying ‘beach’, but it sounded like a much ruder, similar-sounding word…

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Andy Ward

Design Specification Co-Ordinator
If I was a colour, I'd be olive green (for no real reason, I just wear it a lot). I would choose to go as a Wildling to a fancy dress party.

Marketing

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Caroline Hardman

Associate Marketing Director
My fave film is: Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid – it’s a proper Sunday evening film. My fave book is: Gone With The Wind – I’ve never seen the movie, because I love the book so much!

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Lucy Whitworth

Digital Marketing Supremo
My favourite film is Titanic or ET – I can watch either of these over and over. If I were a colour I would be green because it’s fresh, happy and bright!

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Toni Doxey

Brand Editor
My fave Cosatto product is: the Waffle highchair – it’s colourful, Scando-inspired and looks like a brilliantly chunky toy. My fave film is: Dead Poet's Society - ‘seize the day' is a real Cosatto sentiment.

Millie Rollinson

Millie Rollinson

Marketing Maestro
My favourite Cosatto pattern is Chopsticks - what's not to love about a smiling sushi bowl?
I would choose to go as Scary Spice when I go to a fancy dress party.

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Natalie Crisp

Koochi Brand Manager
My fave book is: Enid Blyton’s "The Enchanted Wood". It was the first book I ever read – it captured my imagination and made me fall in love with reading. If I were a colour I would be: green, (preferably with white polkadots), because it makes me think of spring days and freshly cut grass.

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Lauren Clark

Junior PR and Marketing Assistant
My favourite colour would be orange as its associated with fun times, warmth, and ambition. I'd go as myself to a fancy dress party, but from the 90's. crimped hair, scrunchies, denim on denim! I love Ooba – very classy.

Facilities

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Mark Fenton

Business Facilities Manager
If I were a colour I would be: midnight blue because I am a night owl. I think Cosatto = family, teamwork, passion.

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Violet Craven

Facilities Coordinator
I were a colour I would be: green because it reminds me of nature – earthy and full of life. Fave film: The Elephant Man – it’s a beautiful film and he was such a lovely man.

Finance

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Sheila Patel

Associate Finance Director
If I were a colour I would be: blue – because I love being in the sea and the blue skies cheer me up. A bit corny I know. I think Cosatto = groovy.

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Beth Greenwood

Management Accountant
My fave film is: Father of the Bride – I never get sick of watching it. The cheekiest thing I have ever done is: accidentally walking out of a cafe without paying for my meal, and only realising when I was two miles down the road!

Yvonne Bibby

Yvonne Bibby

Finance Assistance

IT

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Brett Stedford

Software Development Manager
My most embarrassing moment is: Cracking my head open on holiday, backflipping into the swimming pool. My fave film is: Gladiator - 'What we do in life, echoes an eternity'

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Mark Pendlebury

IT Manager
I think Cosatto = A great team of people who want to produce the very best! My fave film is: Alien. If it has acid for blood, can withstand extremes of temperature and likes to hide in dark places I'm all over it!

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Jonathan Evason

Junior Developer & IT Support
My favourite colour would be purple. I just love that colour; especially if it’s a dark, deep hue! My favourite product is 3Sixti2 - It's like a throne on a pillar.

Operations & Planning

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Lee Oakley

Sales and Operations Manager
If I were a colour I would be: blue – calm, clear-headed and reliable. My most embarrassing moment: Passing a queue of old women after accidently using the female toilets at my local Tesco. I thought it was odd that there were no urinals!

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Rachel Fairclough

Sales and Operations Coordinator
My fave films are: Love Actually and The Lion King, can't beat a good old Disney classic! My most embarrassing moment was: ringing up a radio station to win Lady Gaga tickets, getting the answer wrong and then convincing myself live on air that it was a joke and that I had actually won (when it wasn't a joke at all).

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Kerry Pickles

Supply Chain Administrator
I think Cosatto = the place to be. My fave films are... the Twilight Saga (Edward Cullen... mmm...)

Product Development & Technical

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Mark Swift

Operations Director
My fave film is: Forrest Gump. Why? It reminds me of the importance of life's 'box of chocolates', and that's all I have to say... 'bout that. I think Cosatto = A 'playground' for grown-ups who take the safety, happiness and future of babies very seriously indeed!

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Steve Howarth

Associate Product Development Director
If I were a colour I would be: blue, because it is calm. My fave Cosatto product is: the i-spin, I put my heart and soul into it.

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Eric Jolley

Product Engineer
My fave film is: I am a sci-fi fan so it would have to be Alien and Terminator. I think Cosatto = Different.

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David Edwards

Quality Assurance Manager
Van Wilder, Party Liaison – Doesn’t matter how many times I watch it, I still laugh out loud at every cheesy joke

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Mark Lee

Senior Technologist
My fave Cosatto product is: The Yo! – the name and product just sum us up as a company: thoughtful & easy to use products with personality. The cheekiest thing I have ever done is: Working for Cosatto. In fact, I am still doing it now.

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Samantha Rigby

Product Development Manager
If I were a colour I would be: orange as I class myself as bright, bubbly and can be lots of fun. I think Cosatto = quirky.

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Vicki Sofield

Product Development Manager
If I were a colour I would be: mix of orange and yellow and blue like the sun and clouds on a sunny day – I like to think I'm a happy sunny person most of the time. I think Cosatto = vibrant, energetic, vivacious, animated, funky and fresh.

Faye Piggott

Faye Piggott

Product Development Manager

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Terri Aldred

Product Technical Administrator
My fave film is: The Shawshank Redemption because it gets to your emotions. I especially like the jail break-out scenes. I enjoy every time I see it. If I were a colour I would be: green because I'm traditional, trustworthy, compassionate and lively.

Sales

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Jane Lawton

Sales Director
My fave Cosatto product is: The Yo! because I think it represents everything Cosatto is - fun, funky, bright and perfect for parents. My fave film is: Breakfast at Tiffany's – what a classic! Need I say more?

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Michelle Bateson

International Sales
Co-ordinator

My fave Cosatto product is: the Ooba, I think it’s so easy to push, fold and change modes, it also looks cute and quirky. If I were a colour I would be: Pink. It’s a real girly, bright and fun colour.

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Pete West

International Sales Manager
My favourite film is The World's Fastest Indian. If I was a colour I'd be yellow - for my uplifting nature, offering hope, happiness, cheerfulness and fun.

emma-hudson

Emma Hudson

Senior Sales Manager
If I were a colour I would be: green because it can be calm, vibrant and crazy depending on the shade. My fave film is: The Princess Bride because I will always believe in happy endings.

rebecca-carson

Rebecca Carson

Brand Supremo
My fave film is: Saving Private Ryan because it's visually stunning, an emotional rollercoaster, is full of action and history and has a fantastic ending. My fave Cosatto product is: I love all Cosatto products but if I had to pick my favourite it would be the Ooba Kimono or the Supa Poppidelic...

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Laura Wells

National Account Manager
If I were a colour I would be teal because Its calm whilst being a little bit daring and bold. I think Cosatto = crazy, fun, and completely unique.

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Emma Dunkerley

Sales Office Manager
If I was a colour I'd be purple as it's easy on the eye and reminds me of chocolate. If I was going to a fancy dress party I'd go as Mrs Incredible!

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Sharon Shephard

National Account Manager
My favourite Cosatto pattern is Golightly 2 - YUM. If I was going to a fancy dress party I'd choose to go as Batwoman.

chris-rigby

Chris Rigby

Sales Executive (Telesales)
My fave Cosatto product is: The 3sixti 2, because it’s funky. My fave film is: The Sixth Sense – it has a twist in the tale.

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Steph Renwick

Senior Sales Co-ordinator
My fave film is: Phonebooth - it was a very intense film but very simple to make. The cheekiest thing I have ever done is: taken someone else's restaurant reservation when there was an hour wait; (then the real person turned up. I had to lie and say my name was Ilnycky).

Spares & Repairs

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Steve Nightingale

Operations Manager
My fave Cosatto product is: The Cabi 3-in-1 pushchair. It does it all. I think Cosatto = helpful.

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Alan Ross

Spares and Service Coordinator
If I were a colour I would be: it’s a bit of a strange one, but I like dark colours! Favourite product: The Giggle 2, because it's unusual, and I like products like that..

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Marcin Koterwa

Spares and Service Coordinator
I don't have a favourite movie, I just like films with a good ending when the truth comes out. If I could describe Cosatto in one word I'd pick 'unconventional', we work and make our products in a certain way.

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Ste Menzies

Spares and Service Coordinator
I'd go as Ash Ketchum from Pokemon to a fancy dress party as he's my childhood hero. My favourite Cosatto pattern would be Tattoodle because it's very stylish and looks cool.

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Rob Wilson

Spares and Service Coordinator
I prefer watching foreign films so my favourite film is Goodbye Lenin. If I was going to a fancy dress party I would choose to go as Tarzan!

Harley Chesworth

Harley Chesworth

Spares and Service Coordinator