Meet the team

The thing that connects our entire team at West End on the Thames is our shared passion of creating unforgettable events for our clients. From the founder to the sales department, the project management team to the event hosts, we are all committed to ensuring that the company exceeds expectations in all areas. It is this dedication and attention to detail that sets us apart as a truly unique event management service.

Matthew Adams - Creative Operations Director

Overseeing all client projects with a meticulous eye is our Creative Director, Matthew. With vast amounts of experience in the events management industry, Matthew’s success has been built upon his creative ingenuity, entrepreneurial outlook and attention to detail. Matthew ensures our clients’ objectives are met at every stage of planning, through to a seamless delivery. 


Riien Warren - Sales Director

Establishing, expanding and maintaining our client base is our Sales Manager, Riien. With a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the events industry, Riien is able to effectively communicate to clients how West End on the Thames will benefit them. As well as holding viewings on the vessels for clients to visualise their event, Riien builds proposals and quotations so clients can enjoy a pragmatic start to the planning process.


Shilen Raichura - Finance Director

Providing a smooth running financial system behind the scenes is Shilen. Working diligently on cash flow management, banking, payments, bookkeeping and credit control, Shilen ensures a methodical and thorough approach towards every task at hand. If ever you require help with a financial query, Shilen will be happy to help.


Carly Toner - Financial Controller

Working closely with Shilen is our Financial Controller, Carly. Ensuring our clients are put at ease and kept up-to-date with payment processes, Carly assists in providing an efficient service whilst building a trusting relationship with clients. Carly’s responsibilities include producing invoices and ensuring payments are processed on time.


Sapphire Christos - Project Manager

Excelling in customer service, Sapphire is a valuable member of the team when it comes to building and maintaining client relationships. Many of our major client connections are based on the quality of service provided by Sapphire and the association she upholds with them after events have taken place. With the client as her primary focus, Sapphire performs above and beyond to plan, organise and manage all elements of the event to achieve the desired outcome.


Eliza Gilham - Senior Event Manager

Efficiently organising the flow of work both in-house and at the events themselves, Eliza has a proven track record of delivering success consistently. Liaising closely with Project Manager Sapphire and event team, Eliza is a clearly competent and well-disciplined individual; her close communication with clients is vital in ensuring that all our events are delivered effectively.


Isabel Gamble - Event Manager

Isabel's role is defined by her enthusiasm for client satisfaction which she brings to every project. Priding herself on her adaptable attitude contributes to making each event truly bespoke, as well as being able to manage the smooth running of the function on the day. Dedicated and passionate, she is an esteemed member of our team.


Ross MacLeod - Event Manager

Ross has the strong initiative necessary to ensure that every event runs as smoothly as possible. The attention to detail he puts into every aspect of his role as a member of the Events team demonstrates his strong work ethic. This, combined with his conscientiousness, makes him a valuable part of the West End on the Thames brand.


Ellie Kirotar - Event Coordinator

Ellie is an organised and punctual individual, who takes pride in her job role. She is self motivated and committed to creating great results for clients, by delivering exceptional events in a professional and friendly manner.





Alisa Hamzic - Event Team

Providing an abundance of imagination and creative flare cultivated by previous industry experience, Alisa ensures every event is unique and special. Her innovative ideas and high attention to detail have contributed to the success of many events. As an experienced Events Co-ordinator, Alisa uses her amiable personality and exceptional interpersonal skills to work closely with clients and ensure their event is delivered seamlessly.


Mimi Dendias - Event Team

Mimi’s attention to detail and commitment to the West End on the Thames brand makes her a vital member of the event team. Efficiently organising the preparation of each function, she also manages the on-the-day running of her assigned events, with her strong communication skills ensuring a smooth delivery. Confident and likeable, Mimi is invaluable to the effective provision of events run by the West End on the Thames.


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