Meet the Team

Meet the Team

We are a passionate, friendly team united by our love for everything coffee. There’s nothing more important to us than supplying our customers with the most phenomenal beans to make their perfect brew. We believe in quality coffee from fantastic farmers, using quality equipment and ingredients. 
                                                             

  Graham

    Co-founder
The South African man with a plan, he always has a vision. Graham loves rugby, and considers himself a bit of a history geek. Graham loves to explore on walks around the countryside, and of course has a passion for everything coffee! When not at the roastery, Graham loves woodwork, watching zombie movies and being a dad to his baby son. 

Graham’s coffee recommendation is Guatemala Antigua.

 

   Petra

        Co-founder 

                                                                

The Queen of multitasking here at the roastery, Petra can scoop coffee with one hand and pack with the other. She loves all things culture from theatre to museums and exploring cities. At home Petra loves to cook & read, she's also a dab hand at knitting and crochet whilst watching her favourite romantic comedies. 

Petra’s coffee recommendation is Panama Hortigal Estate 

  

                               Magdalena                              

 Roastery Team Leader & Roaster 

                                                                 

 Magdalena is our roastery ninja and can be found driving the roastery production. Starting her career in coffee shops, she now has a huge passion for coffee and is one of our coffee roasters! Her main love in life is her motorcycle though, she loves to take her bike out for long rides, chasing the sunset. Her dream is to take her bike around the world one day! A keen foodie and lover of the film Silence of the lambs! 

Magdalena's coffee reccomendation is Ethiopia Natural Djimmah - Medium Dark 

Lewis

Warehouse

Our quick and snappy man of logistics, Lewis always has something positive to say. He likes red berry tea when he’s not drinking coffee. Find him listening to folk metal and vinyl. At Redber he’s working hard managing retail stock and merchandise. he loves being at the forefront of a giving innovative new products. 

Lewis’s coffee recommendation is: El Salvador Diamante Dark

 

    Debra

     Packing & Dispatch 

Stylish, glam, and obsessed with the colour yellow, Debra enjoys days on the beach and meals in the sun. She has a love for nights out with her crazy friends and family, quirky cars and always reads the last chapter of a book first to check it has a happy ending!

Debra’s coffee recommendation is Honduras Santa Rosa.

Lisa

Roasting & Roastery Team Leader

 Lisa is our chief bean roaster, and can slay four roasters at once! Mum of six with grandchildren too, Lisa enjoys romantic comedies, long walks, and travelling. 

Lisa’s coffee recommendation is Kenyan Bora Medium Dark  

James

Warehouse 
 An engineer with a love for good music and the film Robocop. James is our resident comedian! He can’t stop himself cracking dad jokes and really wants to write a children's book. James is a ninja in our warehouse, keeping a tight ship and ensuring everything retail goes to our wonderful customers! He has two lovely kids to keep him busy when he's not at work! 
James's coffee recommendation is Ethiopian Sidamo.

Cameron 

Roastery Operative 
Cameron joins us as in the roastery, and is a very keen to learn everything coffee and roasting! When Cameron isn't full speed in the roastery, he enjoys the speed on his mountain bike.... well anything bike and car related really!  Cameron is a keen foodie and also loves to cook and experiment with food at home.  
His favourite film is Wolf of Wall Street! 
Cameron's coffee recommendation is: Nicaragua Matagalpa Dark Roast
 

Angelika 

  Roastery Operative 
        
   Day to day running of the roastery is Angelikas game, and she loves nothing more than keeping busy with customer orders and coffee! Angelika is a huge horse lover, and her ultimate goal is to own one of her own steads one day. When she's not at work, Angelika loves learning about Japanese culture, and colouring in Maldalas. 
Angelika's coffee recommendation is: Brazil Familia Dbarbosa Medium
 

         Ausra 

                    Customer Service & Relations       

              
 Always smiling and running 100mph, Ausra is our exceptional customer services guru.  From a hospitality background, with a passion for good quality food and drink, Ausra knows her coffee! Ausra likes to keep fit and active and enjoys exploring! When enjoying downtime with her husband and son, she loves nothing more than to curl up with a glass of wine and enjoy survival shows and sci-fi films. 
Ausra's coffee recommendation is: Winter Blend 

 Rosalind 

                                                        Retail & Commercial Admin Executive

                                                     


Rosalind keeps our paperwork and office organisation in check with her fabulous plethora of admin and office experience across many sectors. Ros is a real foodie, with love of good food and drink, especially French/Italian foods!
When she's not at the roastery, Ros plays violin in her local orchestra, sings in her local choir and loves walking in the Surrey Hills! Ros has a serious passion for languages, as well as learning modern and traditional calligraphy and crafting. 
Her favourite film is Chocolat!  
Rosalind's Coffee Recommendation is our award winning Cafe Francais!
 

     Alice 

            Warehouse Manager 
 
            
Alice is our very first Redber Graduate. She comes from a retail background with plenty of passion for coffee. She loves travelling, good food and cosy Sunday's watching films. Her favourite film is about a boy! 
Alice's coffee recommendation is: Colombia Sofia Finca Medium Dark 
 

       Kiara

        Business Development & Retail Operations 
 
        
Kiara comes from an operations background with years in fine dining & hospitality and wears many hats here at the roastery including marketing, retail operations & HR. She is our resident foodie, with a huge passion for all things fine food and drink. She loves to travel & explore outdoors, horticulture, astronomy, rugby and Asian food and has a new found love of Trappist beer! Her favourite film is 300. 
 
Kiara's coffee recommendation is Guatemala Antigua Medium Dark 

  

       Luigi

          Head Roaster 

               

  Luigi comes from a strong coffee retail background, and has now joined Redber to learn roasting and further develop his coffee knowledge. Luigi is a foodie and loves to cook, bake and eat. He also loves all things history, cars and travelling! His favourite films are by directors Bud Spencer and Terrence Hill!

Luigi's coffee recommendation is El Salvador Diamante Medium Roast

 

Paul 

Coffee Consultant 

      

Paul joins us from a membership sales background and has a huge passion for everything coffee here at Redber. Paul is a pro at scratch golf, and runs regular marathons. When he's not keeping fit doing parkour, he's striking a pose during a session of hot Bikram Yoga, munching Italian food and walking his dog Teddy. Pauls favourite film is the Korean version of Old Boy. 
 

Paul's coffee recommendation is: Monsooned Malabar Medium Dark 

 

 Liam  

Coffee Consultant 

      

Liam is our coffee pro, he joins us from a career in coffee and adores looking after our wholesale customers. When he's not working Liam loves nothing more than supporting his local pubs for a decent pint with friends and heading out for a pizza. Liam loves travelling Asia, road cycling, listening to podcasts and has recently taken an interest in growing horticulture for his cottage garden. 
Liam's favourite film is Mamma Mia. 
 

Liam's coffee recommendation is: Ethiopian Yirgacheffe Koke Medium  

 Toni 

Marketing & Design 

  Toni joins us in marketing and design with a keen eye for detail and creative imagery. Toni is quite the bookworm and loves to read dark fantasy, her favourite being anything vampire related. Her design talent isn't restricted to digital design, as she is a talented painter! When she isn't at work, Toni likes to spend time with family, go to rock gigs and play Xbox and Nintendo switch! 

Toni's favourite film is Tangled. 

Toni's coffee recommendation is the Peru Chanchamayo Medium Dark  

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