The RoCRE Team
Nicole Sadd - Executive Director, Rothamsted Centre for Research and Enterprise
After joining RoCRE in early 2018, Nicole is spearheading the business, with collaboration and growth at the heart of her work.
Asmaa Shariff - Head of Client Services & Innovation Programmes
Asmaa joined RoCRE in March 2015 and is responsible for the provision of services to companies based in the Daniel Hall and Lawes Open Innovation Hub buildings. She is also the team’s resident polyglot and the first point of contact for international clients.
Steph Forrester - Front of House Co-ordinator
Steph is responsible for all aspects of of our front of house service aross the RoCRE portfolio, including Rothamsted Conference Centre, Rothamsted Manor and Rothamsted Restaurant., as well as managing the front of house team.
Jez Beasley - Head Chef
As Head Chef at Rothamsted Conference Centre, Jez is resposible for all of our hot and cold food preparation and provision across the conference centre and restaurant as well as managing the kitchen team.
Melissa Finch - Events Co-ordinator
Melissa is your first point of contact with event organisation and management across Rothamsted Conference Centre and Rothamsted Manor. Melissa will take care of all your event needs and is on hand before your event to discuss any queries you may have.
Sophie Westbrook - Sales Co-ordinator
Sophie is your contact for all sales enquiries relating to our own events, both ticketed and non. Sophie can also take bookings and payment for any of our ticketed events across Rothamsted Conference Centre and Rothamsted Manor.
Fiona Pearce - Office & Finance Administrator
Fiona looks after all of our invoicing and office administration across the RoCRE portfolio, including the Innovation Hub and Incubation Centre, Rothamsted Conference Centre, Rothamsted Manor and Rothamsted Restaurant.
Claire Flawn - Marketing Manager
Claire is responsible for all aspects of marketing across the RoCRE portfolio, including the Innovation Hub and Incubation Centre, Rothamsted Conference Centre, Rothamsted Manor and Rothamsted Restaurant.