RICHARD SOPER - CEO
Richard is a hands on director and works within the business. He ensures it runs smoothly and gives it direction, targets and forward planning. He deals with customers on a daily basis.
As well as running this business he is a migraine specialist and runs a Harley Street clinic once a fortnight.
Outside of the office he likes to travel, he is a self confessed foodie, both tasting and preparing food in different styles and fashions.
BARNABY KING - HEAD GOLDSMITH
Barney joined BMG in 2010 - from David Smith in Lewes. Previous to this Barnaby worked for John Harrington in Brighton. Barnaby achieved his BA with honours in Goldsmithing at Camberwell Collage London 2005.
He has since completed a 3D design course and now runs the Matrix CAD department here at BMG Bespoke. Barnaby has the rare talents of both high end goldsmithing and high end computer skills. He works half the time on the CAD and half the time still hand-making on the benches. He is an expert diamond setter.
As a CAD designer who has years of goldsmiths experience means he puts together the ring designs in a way that it would be made on the benches this is an essential part of BMG's skills.
Father of 3, and husband to the lovely Zoe Barnaby is a very busy man both at work and home.
GEOFF SMITH - GOLDSMITH & DIAMOND SETTER
Geoff works on the benches having spent a great deal of his like in engineering. The precision skills from this industry are a valuable asset for completion and finishing of the mainstream work that comes through the workshops.
CAROLINE FAGAN - CUSTOMER SERVICES EXECUTIVE
Caroline is receptionist, you will probably talk to her first when you call. She is very organised and tidy. She organises the packing invoicing and posting out of the custom work on a daily basis. This can be a quite a task as we are a busy business. Often she is faced with 20/30 postings and a single day. She also is responsible for health and safety
BRAD SMITH - PHOTOGRAPHY & MARKETING EXECUTIVE
Brad joined the company as photography/marketing executive in August 2017, his role primarily consists of promoting the business through social media networks, SEO and the creation and development of product media such as video & imagery advertisements.
When he takes his marketing hat off he loves photography especially fashion/street photography. He also enjoys traveling the world creating new and exciting memories, scuba diving and abseiling whenever an opportunity arises.
CHRIS FARLEY - ACCOUNTS
Chris has been with us for 18 months and deals with anything relating to paper work and finance. He has just qualified as a certified book-keeper. Chris is in charge of all book-work, wages, petty cash, till, holidays etc. Outside work Chris is all things football, when he's not playing he's either watching or playing fifa.
CONNOR STEPHENS - GOLDSMITH
Connor has a background of mechanical engineering in the gun trade, having graduated college in the world renowned Hatton Garden he has now left the gun trade to join the team as our trainee goldsmith, working solely at the bench under Barnaby's expert guidance.