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020 7593 1899

Our office is open 9-6 Mon to Fri and 9-4 Sat

Our Expert Team

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Andrea Mignot

Reservations Consultant

andrea.horvath@kirkerholidays.com

Born in Hungary, Andrea graduated with a first class degree in travel and tourism from the University of West London, and has travelled extensively throughout Europe. 

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Andrew Layard

Product & Commercial Director

andrew.layard@kirkerholidays.com

Andrew joined Kirker in 1992 as a reservations consultant and accepts that it was a much more straight forward role than it is now.

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Barbara Huckins

Operations Assistant

barbara.huckins@kirkerholidays.com

I have now worked for Kirker for over 25 years. I started in reservations when we were still only a small company and offered relatively few destinations – Paris, Amsterdam and several Spanish and Italian cities. 

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Barbara Janicka

Reservations Consultant

barbara.janicka@kirkerholidays.com

After studying engineering and completing an MSc degree, Barbara was drawn to travel and spent time as a tour guide in various parts of Europe. She has travelled extensively throughout the continent, as well as further afield – including Japan and Hawaii. 

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Barry Cheeseman

Cultural Tours Senior Executive

barry.cheeseman@kirkerholidays.com

Barry Cheeseman has been the Manager of the Kirker Cultural Tours & Music Holidays programme for over 10 years. 

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Ben Williams

Senior Reservations Consultant

ben.williams@kirkerholidays.com

Before joining Kirker, Ben had already travelled extensively visiting Japan, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, as well as living in the French city of Rouen and Bergamo in northern Italy.

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Charlotte Phillips

Reservations Consultant

charlotte.phillips@kirkerholidays.com

Charlotte is a keen traveller and graduated from Royal Holloway University of London with a first class degree in Human Geography in 2015.

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Daniel French

Reservations Consultant

daniel.french@kirkerholidays.com

Dan spent a number of years living and working abroad before joining the Kirker team, and has a particular passion for Central and Eastern Europe.

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David Lugg

Senior Reservations Consultant

david.lugg@kirkerholidays.com

David has lived in Argentina, Mexico, Spain, Greece and Portugal and has also travelled through South America, Central and North America, India, Mauritius and much of Europe.

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David White

Kirker Concierge

david.white@kirkerholidays.com

Ever the adventurer, David has spent most of his adult life living abroad in places as far flung as Japan, Vietnam, Paris and the South of France. 

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Dominic Rossi

Reservations Manager

dominic.rossi@kirkerholidays.com

Dominic has worked for Kirker Holidays for many years and during this time has travelled extensively throughout our programme in Europe and North Africa. 

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Ellie Seaton

Administration and Sales Consultant, Cultural Tours & Music Holidays

ellie.seaton@kirkerholidays.com

Ellie studied French and Italian at Exeter University, during which time she spent a year studying at Ferrara University and working in the historic town of Modena, in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy – a region famed for its culinary delights.

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Enrique Novella

Product Manager

enrique.novella@kirkerholidays.com

Ricky has been with Kirker since 1989 and there are not many destinations in our brochures that he has not visited. With family in Valencia as well as Holland, he is an expert on Spain and Portugal in particular, and has also travelled to South Africa, Morocco and many regions of France.

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Giles Binnie

Senior Reservations Consultant & Team Leader

giles.binnie@kirkerholidays.com

Prior to joining Kirker in 2011 Giles had already experienced travel in South America, North Africa, Asia and much of Western Europe.

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Harry Richmond

Reservations Consultant

harry.richmond@kirkerholidays.com

Harry started travelling at an early age, moving to Canada at the age of 1, and has since lived in Naples, Paris and the USA, and travelled widely to destinations including Tunisia, Mexico, and Australia. 

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Ignacio Foley

Senior Reservations Consultant

ignacio.foley@kirkerholidays.com

Ignacio joined Kirker in 2005 and has great knowledge of Spain - his parents live in Andalucia. In addition, he has specialist knowledge of many Kirker destinations including cities such as Paris, Berlin and Venice, and more far-flung regions including Oman and Southern Africa.

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Izzy Whitley

Reservations Consultant

isabel.whitley@kirkerholidays.com

Izzy joined Kirker in 2014 after graduating from Newcastle University with a degree in History of Art and Ancient History, both topics which have fuelled her love of travel.

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Kathryn Irons

Senior Reservations Consultant & Team Leader

kathryn.irons@kirkerholidays.com

A Fine Art graduate, Kathryn has previously worked as a tour leader in Latin America for 3 years, and lived and worked in Northern Portugal and the Amalfi Coast. 

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Katie Morrison

Reservations Consultant

katie.morrison@kirkerholidays.com

Katie’s enthusiasm for travel is fuelled by her passion for ancient history – she achieved a Master of Arts from the University of Nottingham and spent time studying in Rome. 

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Lucy Ayling

Cultural Tours, Sales & Operations Executive

lucy.ayling@kirkerholidays.com

Whilst studying Social Anthropology Lucy spent a year in Bilbao as a language assistant, and during her year in Spain she took the opportunity to travel extensively throughout the country.

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Marcus Freeman

Product Manager

marcus.freeman@kirkerholidays.com

As product manager for regions including central and eastern Europe, Scandinavia, Turkey, Greece and the low countries, Marcus has over ten years of experience visiting Kirker destinations in Europe to negotiate contracts, inspect new hotels and carefully select the properties which we work with.

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Murray Mitchell

Reservations Consultant

murray.mitchell@kirkerholidays.com

Murray developed a keen wanderlust after university, which led him to explore exotic corners of the world in the following years.

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Pat Bellieni

Senior Reservations Consultant

pat.bellieni@kirkerholidays.com

A native Venetian, Pat has been Kirker's resident expert of the hidden gems of Venice for many years and can offer a useful insight into the non-tourist side of Italy.

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Patrick Millar

Marketing Manager

patrick.millar@kirkerholidays.com

An enthusiastic traveller with a keen interest in European history and culture, Patrick has explored a large part of the continent, including some fascinating parts of Northern Europe.

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Reuben Singer

Reservations Consultant

reuben.singer@kirkerholidays.com

Reuben is an English Language graduate from King’s College London, and has travelled extensively within Europe.

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Sarah Reid-Collins

Reservations Consultant

sarah.collins@kirkerholidays.com

Sarah graduated from City University London with a degree in journalism. She particularly enjoys learning about new cultures, and while studying took the opportunity to live in Helsinki and Northern Norway in a Sami (the indigenous people of Norway) town.

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Ted Wake

Director of Sales & Marketing

ted.wake@kirkerholidays.com

Ted Wake joined Kirker Holidays in 1987 and has been instrumental in helping to establish Kirker as the leading Short Break specialist offering tailor-made holidays.

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To make an enquiry please speak to one of our experts on 020 7593 1899, or enquire online

Our expert reservations team regularly travel to a wide range of destinations to explore new cities, visit hotels and to research museums, galleries and restaurants so that we can offer the most up-to-date advice and recommendations.

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