Meet the staff
Our head office is based in central London.
Keven Bader, Chief Executive
Keven joined us in November 2008 as our first Chief Executive. Keven has overall responsibility for our day-to-day operations, as well as ensuring we are delivering against the strategic objectives. He also provides oversight of our regulatory functions (as an Approved Regulator of the Trade Mark Attorney profession).
Richard Hayward, Head of PR & Communications
Richard heads up our communications, marketing and public relations activities. He joined us in 2015 having previously worked in PR and communications roles at the National Union of Students, Middlesex University and the University of Bedfordshire amongst others.
Jane Attreed, Operations & Events Manager
Jane is the secretary for our governing Council and works closely with the Chief Executive and the CITMA officers. She is also responsible for organising our extensive calendar of social and educational events. Jane manages the day-to-day running of the CITMA office. Jane joined us in 2003.
Luke O'Neill, Membership & Engagement Officer
Luke is our Membership & Engagement Officer and is the first point of contact for all membership queries. Luke joined us in 2017 having previously worked for membership organisations both in the UK and Australia.
Gus Bicknell, Events Officer
Gus has been with us since January 2019. He works closely with Jane and our Events Committee to put together our events throughout the year. Gus is the point of contact for any webinar or seminar enquiries.
Gillian Rogers, Secretariat Officer
Gillian began working for us in March 2000 and is secretary to a number of committees and the CITMA Benevolent Fund.
Gillian also administers our free advice clinics programme, held regularly in London.
Joy Dublin, Accounts Manager
Joy joined us in December 2007 and is responsible for managing the accounts on a day-to-day basis.
Sara Pannu, Communications Officer
Sara is our most recent addition. Sara has over two years' experience in communications with previous experious in the charity sector and agency industury. Sara supports all communications and is the point of contact for any website, social and email support.