Our Team

We work across a number of service areas: Operational Services, Business Crime, Corporate Events, Marketing, Manchester BID, City Hosts and Finance.

Chief Exec

Vaughan Allen, Chief Exec
Rose Camm, EA & PA to Vaughan Allen

Business Crime Reduction Partnership (BCRP)

Rob Dyson, Business Crime Reduction Manager
Erin Jack, Business Crime Reduction Administrator
Steve Lunn, Business Crime Intelligence & Training Officer
Karen Ryan, Business Crime Intelligence Supervisor

Corporate Events

Janine Holt, Corporate Events Manager

CityCo Event & Meeting Spaces

Erica Roberts, Events Coordinator
Anna Mullarkey, Events Assistant

City Hosts

Jason Cummings, City Host
Phil Dale, City Host
Nicholas Mainka, City Host
Aneek Mill, City Host
Louise Jefferson, City Host
Mark Wilkes, City Hosts Team Leader


Annie McGoff, Head of Finance
Farhat Saad, Finance Manager


Laura Dyson, Head of Marketing
Siobhan McGoff, Marketing Manager

Manchester BID

Nelson Beaumont-Laurencia, Head of Events and Sponsorship
Andy McDermott, Project Manager
Lucy Russell, Assistant Events Producer
Phil Schulze, BID Manager
Gary Williams, Events Producer

Operational Services

Jessica Cox, Operations Officer (on Mat Leave)
Richard Elliott, Operations Manager
Sophie Johnson, Operations Officer
Alexandra King, Partnership Director
Michelle Matthew, Operations Officer
Gareth Worthington, City Officer (Night-Time Economy)

CityCo reports to a Board of business, civic and cultural leaders from across Manchester and Salford.

Manchester BID reports to a Board of retail general managers and city centre stakeholders.