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Executive Office

Executive Office: Serving Members and Clients from the UK

Our international alliance of accounting and law firms is run on a daily basis by a small but highly experienced Executive Office team led by COO Giles Brake. Team members provide marketing, business development and related support services to the membership on a worldwide basis.

Contact one of the Executive Office Team members listed below directly. We endeavour to respond as quickly as possible to your inquiry. 

Giles Brake
COO Giles Brake COO

Firm
Alliott Group (Exec Office)

Location
London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: +447908816492
Website: http://www.alliottgroup.net

Giles joined Alliott Group in November 2015 and is the alliance's COO. He has overall responsibility for group strategy and for ensuring the membership continues to thrive through growth and consolidation in key markets, the development and extension of group services and an improved return on investment for member firms.

He has over 15 years' experience working for international alliances in senior management roles and has also provided strategic marketing support to professional services firms.

Giles holds the Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma in Digital Marketing and a degree in European Studies (French & German) from the University of Bath. Married with two children, a girl and a boy.

Damien McMenamin
Head of Global Business Development Damien McMenamin Head of Global Business Development

Firm
Alliott Group (Exec Office)

Location
London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: +44 7894 871 592
Website: http://www.alliottgroup.net

Damien joined Alliott Group in May 2019 and is the alliance's Head of Global Business Development. He has responsibility for ensuring the membership continues to thrive through growth and consolidation in key markets.

Damien's background includes senior management experience in business development including an accounting professional membership firm, education management and finance. Damien's career has seen him work in Los Angeles, Prague, Belfast and London. Damien is educated to Masters level in Business Administration and currently lives in Prague, Czech Republic. He is married with 2 children, a boy and a girl.

Jenny Ringrose
Group Member Services & Events Manager Jenny Ringrose Head of Events & Member Relations

Firm
Alliott Group (Exec Office)

Location
London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: +44 7425 166158
Website: http://www.alliottgroup.net

Jenny is responsible for Group Member Services and Events. Jenny joined Alliott Group in January 2009 having previously worked in a Managerial role for LLoyds Banking Group, Local Government and a fitness club chain.

Melloney Pritchard
Head of Marketing & Communications Melloney Pritchard Head of Marketing and Communications

Firm
Alliott Group (Exec Office)

Location
London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: +44 7764 151546
Website: http://www.alliottgroup.net

Melloney is the alliance's Head of Marketing and Communications.
With a background in professional services marketing and communications that includes working for international global accounting network, Kreston International, Melloney joined Alliott Group in January 2020 and supports the membership by helping to implement strategies that will drive growth in the value of the alliance's brand; improve communications and engagement and help members increase their visibility across the alliance and in the business community.

Sophia Rook-Blackstone
Membership Development Executive Sophia Rook-Blackstone Membership Development Executive

Firm
Alliott Group (Exec Office)

Location
London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: +44 7899 984481
Website: http://www.alliottgroup.net

Sophia joined the team in 2013 and is the firms Membership Development Executive. She is part of the growth team working closely with Damien McMenamin helping to ensure that we develop and thrive in the key markets.
She has had experience in management, sales and business development.
Sophia is married with three teenage children.

Meg Beditz
Marketing and Communications Executive Meg Beditz Marketing and Communications Executive (North America)

Firm
Alliott Group (Exec Office)

Location
London, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 203 330 0110
Mobile: + 1 (0) 646 695 5921
Website: http://www.alliottgroup.net

With significant experience of providing marketing accounting firm services in the United States, Meg provides key marketing assistance to Alliott Groups's member firms in North America.

Working for the Executive Office on a part time basis, Meg's responsibilities include providing support for a regional communications program focused on sharing thought leadership, alliance and member firm updates and providing administrative support for a growing number of global and national practice groups.

Meg also works as Operations & Marketing Manager at Alliott Group�s accounting firm member Farkouh, Furman & Faccio, based in New York.