We’ve always believed in purpose

Given was born in 2009 to help businesses purposefully grow and solve the world’s toughest challenges.

This was a radical idea back then. And now, it’s an idea the world has woken up to. While our methods, skills, and team have grown – the goal remains the same. Purpose is the only way forward.

A strategic consultancy and creative studio, all under one roof

Whether it’s purpose, sustainability, strategy or creative expertise – our distinctive mix of skills helps us deliver impact for complex businesses.

Meet the team


Becky Willan

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

Lloyd Burdett

Chief Strategy Officer

Becks Williams

Creative Director

Ben Hayman

Executive Director

Gemma Proops

People and Operations Director

Jason Blackman

Finance Director

Lucy Smaill

Client Partnerships Director

Becki Rassell

Associate Client Director

Catherine Rae

Associate Client Director

Danielle Bowler

Associate Client Director

Gabriela Wheatley

Client Lead

Sarah Byers

Client Lead

Emily McDonald

Client Manager

Madhurima Das

Client Manager

Clare Collins

Client Manager

Amanda Jones

Creative Strategy Director

Helena Farrell

Associate Creative Strategy Director

Richard Johnson

Associate Strategy Director

Lucy Dixon

Associate Strategy Director

Louise Robertson

Associate Strategy Director

Emily Haynes

Associate Strategy Director

Yasmin Spencer

Junior Creative Strategist

Rachel Hammond

Senior Strategist

Isobel Smith

Senior Strategist

Finlay Murphy

Senior Strategist

Emma Hulston


Molly Gorniak


Laura Piccirillo

Junior Strategist

Lucinda Singer

Junior Strategy Consultant

Susan Milanovic

Associate Creative Director

Davide Romualdi

Senior Designer

Rebecca Duncan

Senior Designer

Chris Seaborn

Senior Designer

Jennifer Ho

Senior Creative

Sophia Perkins

Senior Creative



Angela Grishin

Creative Artworker

Jade Garvie

Resource Manager

Yvonne Olivier

People Manager

Valerie Agbawe

People Operations Coordinator

Helen Reah

Executive Assistant

Anna Wood

Finance Manager

Clare Watkins

Finance Assistant

Proudly B Corp

The Given and B Corp missions are kindred spirits – using business as a force for good.

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Our Values

Own it

Take it on and make it happen. Be accountable. 
Be responsible. Be confident.

Bring it

Aim for amazing. Great things happen when we give it our best shot. 

Tune in

Listen hard to each other and share what we learn. Be open, curious and generous.

Keep it light

We do our best work when we’re enjoying it. Be real and stay positive. 

Give a shit

We’re here because we care about the world. Show passion and stand up for what matters.