the BDB team

Meet the awesome people behind BDB

Esther Scali

Esther Scali

Operations Manager Elf

Someone needs to organise our fabulous team and make sure the elves arent being too mischevious, she does a little bit of everything and manages the operations, Esther is the ‘gluey’ bit keeping us all in the right places, mostly…

rob wick

rob wick

Chief Executive Elf

CEO, Director and one of the minds behind Borrow Don’t Buy, Rob supplies many of the things in the library, makes sure everything is running smoothly, and is our guardian. We give him our problems and he makes them go away…

Mia Ward-Edwards

Mia Ward-Edwards

Library and GEO Elf

Our librarian and GEO aficionado Mia takes care of daily borrows and pairs people with devices. She supplies us with random facts about the items, is most likely the face you see when you come for your borrows, and loves a selfie…

Loretta Kwok

Loretta Kwok

Library and Events Elf

Loretta is our second Library Elf who LOVES organisation, tidying and chatting to customers. She is also our eBay aficionado selling whatever she can get hands on to help fund our projects, and is in charge of creating our social media posts!

Ducky

Ducky

Mascot Elf

Ducky is our much loved mascot, you will find Ducky in the most obscure of places but we can guarantee when you do you will be reminded of our wonderful (if slightly dysfunctional) team of elves…

Kira Prouse

Kira Prouse

Community Elf

Kira is our Community Elf, making sure you all know about how you can get involved with BDB and benefit from our services. Keep an eye out for Kira at at events in the City and come have a chat about how you can be a part of our community!

jessica holliland

jessica holliland

Director Elf

Our third Director, and involved since very the beginning, Jess has been integral to building our communications and brand. Now we rely on her expertise in the development of the team and business on our board of Directors.

Rob west

Rob west

Thingy Master Elf

Rob is our super thingy fixer who is armed with super detailed knowledge of many random and varied ‘things’. If we have a problem, Rob will fix it… he’s super important to our mission of keeping things in circulation!

sol moyano

sol moyano

Director Elf

Our fountain of knowledge on all things Borrow Don’t Buy, Sol is a Director and the other brain behind BDB, she has kept us going strong since 2017 and does all the super important and boring stuff so we dont have to!

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