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    Meet our team caring for animals and our community every day.

    Mayhew has a great team of staff and students who are all extremely passionate about their jobs and dedicated to the welfare of the animals we care for.

    We couldn’t operate without them and the fantastic volunteers who give their time to Mayhew. Here are just some of the people who make a difference to the lives of our animals:

    Sherine Wheeler

    Chief Executive

    Lisa Guiney

    Head of Operations & Acting Head of Clinic

    Natassja Yoxall

    Head of Marketing and Communications and Acting Head of Fundraising

    Caroline Yates

    Head of International Projects and Relations

    Fiona MacCarthy

    Head of Finance, Facilities & Technology

    Scott Weir

    Head of People


    Head Vet Surgeon

    Beckie Hammick RVN

    Head Veterinary Nurse

    Merryn Walker

    Head of Kennels, Dog Adoptions & Fostering

    Georgina Costi

    Head of Cattery


    Head of Community

    Nathalie Quinn

    Volunteer & Reception Coordinator

    Dr Abdul-Jalil Mohammadzai DVM

    Mayhew Afghanistan Country Director

    Dr Ana Metskhvarishvili

    Head Vet of Mayhew Georgia DVM

    Gayle Kelly

    Fundraising Development Manager

    James Allport

    Individual Giving Lead

    Phoebe Robertson

    Communications & Campaigns Manager

    Ryan Aylward

    Finance & Administrative Officer

    Our Board of Trustees

    Julianne Hicks

    Julianne is Chair of the Board. She is the Corporate Services Director of the Stemcor Group, and is a qualified Barrister. Julianne serves as Trustee for a charity dedicated to girls' education.

    Reza Jugon

    Reza has served as a Director and Trustee of an educational charity for fourteen years.

    Sandra Veseli

    Sandra is a Managing Director at Moody’s Investors Service based in London. She has over 25 years experience in the financial services industry.

    Sabahat Salahuddin

    Sabahat is a Director at BlackRock (BLK), a global investment manager and a part of BlackRock’s Investment Stewardship team.

    Rae White

    Rae is currently a consultant for a number of lifestyle brands. She has more than 20 years' consumer, corporate and crisis communications expertise, gained both in the UK and internationally.

    Jane Rea (nee Hunt)

    Jane has over 30 years of financial sector experience, currently working for a global financial services company.

    Ilana Saltzman

    Ilana is a London-based lawyer specialising in commercial and IP law, representing clients in the UK and internationally. She is also the principal of her own legal and business consultancy, Soundingboard Consultants.

    Christine Losecaat MBE

    Christine is a senior business leader and experienced board director. She is an international business strategy, marketing, and global events specialist, and an Emmy® Award winning producer. Christine serves as Trustee to a charity supporting women and children experiencing domestic abuse and those in contact with the criminal justice system and is “Ludo’ the boy dog’s human.

    Maggie Wright

    Maggie is a Chief Financial Officer, specialising in social impact, SaaS and tech scale ups. She spent 7 years at Time Out Group, serving in a leadership role during its IPO and international M&A activities.