Lucas Kovacs

Since receiving a degree in Politics and Philosophy from the London School of Economics, Lucas has been monitoring breaking news and using his fast , concise writing skills to provide insights, high quality updates and transcriptions to clients.

Lucas has garnered a passion for relevant, meaningful, and important news coverage, which attracted him to Barley Communications.

Natalie Mossayebi

Natalie is a talented copywriter and content creator with more than five years’ experience transforming copy into compelling and captivating content that engages the reader.

She specialises in the areas of health and wellbeing, sustainability and self-development.

Overall, Natalie is a versatile writer with a broad range of skills including communications, content strategy, social media management, developing and personalising brand ethos, and unifying tone and ‘voice’ of the brand.

Natalie is also a qualified relationship coach for women and loves to sing, dance and play djembe.

Sophie Fletcher

Sophie is a keen storyteller and works with clients to help them articulate their brand message for effective communication across different platforms.

With over 10 years of experience in the social media and influencer marketing industry, Sophie has a deep understanding of how to drive fantastic results.

Sophie recently graduated with a first class degree in Psychology and is passionate about working with organisations championing positive change in society.

Outside work, Sophie volunteers in bereavement counselling, the NHS and has developed an online community supporting people on body positivity and empowerment.

Emma Gascoigne

Emma has over 15 years’ experience working in external and internal communications, specialising in the transport sector. 

During this time, she has been responsible for delivering a number of high-profile customer communications projects for rail upgrades, new stations, and service enhancements. 

Emma was also responsible for pioneering the use of social media and podcasting in the rail industry to better engage with passengers.  

She is an Accredited PR Practitioner, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and a Certified Member of the Institute of Internal Communications.

Habiba Paracha

Habiba brings to Barley a stellar academic record including a first-class degree in international relations and a master’s from LSE in human rights and politics. As well as working on communications for local electorates in the US and expanding ESG standards for organisations in the UK, Habiba’s early experience in consumer communications and social media has seen her develop a thoughtful and intelligent approach to audience targeting.

Habiba is passionate about helping purpose-orientated organisations to maximise their impact on society. When she is not at work, she enjoys a casual run and a yoga practice. 

Slavina Dimitrova

Slavina has more than 16 years of experience at developing, executing and evaluating holistic marketing and communications strategies, plans and campaigns – from testing new markets and launching brands and products, to shifting and enhancing brand positioning, driving organisational growth and impact.

Through in-house, agency and contractor roles, she has worked for more than 40 national and multi-national brands, B2B and B2C, large, medium and small, non-profits and private companies. She has helped organisations like CDP, DKMS (the world’s largest stem cell donor centre), IAM RoadSmart (UK’s largest road safety charity).

In the past 10 years, Slavina has been focussing on digital marketing. She is adept at leading strategy, audits, digital channels and marketing technology utilisation, high-performing teams, digital marketing upskilling, processes and structures that improve efficiency and exceed objectives.

Slavina is a marketing and digital consultant for sustainability and other purpose-driven brands. She works with integrity and passion to help sustainability and other purpose-driven brands boost visibility, income, impact and long-term growth with happy and productive teams. Her work is led by organisational objectives and data, market analysis, customer insight and creativity.

Emma Williams

Emma is an accomplished sustainability and corporate responsibility communications professional with 20 years of experience across corporate and non-profit sectors.

Pippa Bugg

Pip has over eight years’ experience in marketing, communications, social media, content and creative copywriting.

Having started her career as a social media executive at Harrods, she spent the next five years working predominantly in marketing for luxury fashion houses and retailers (including Christian Lacroix and LVMH). Three years ago, Pip took a leap of faith as a freelancer, joining The British Museum as marketing copywriter for a year. From there, she leaped once more – this time to the hospitality industry, joining Borough Market as senior communications executive. In her two-and-a-half years at Borough, Pip transformed their social media channels and digital output – tripling their following on Instagram alone.

Pip’s main interest is brand consultancy and creative marketing. But really, she loves working for any organisation that stands for something good and wants to create waves in its industry.

Christian Fox

Christian is an audio & video editor and producer who focuses primarily on podcasts, advertising campaigns and social media content. His experience spans over 10 years and a wide range of industries, including music, education, technology and charities.

Passionate about delivering strong brand messaging, Christian works closely with organisations and creatives to help them share their ethos through engaging video and audio content.

Anna Parkinson

Anna joined Barley Communications following her graduation from the University of Lincoln with a 2:1 in BA (Hons) Journalism in 2021.

Anna has worked in a range of media roles prior to joining our team and has industry experience working in local news, copywriting, editing and audio/video production, social media management and magazine production. This has involved spearheading successful initiatives and online campaigns, driven by her passion for writing, keen eye for detail and creative flair.

Anna is an avid writer and regularly blogs about a range of topics from TV reviews, beauty, lifestyle and sport.

Julie Jamis

Julie is a digital communications consultant committed to working with organisations in sustainability and environmental sectors. In the past seven years, she has worked in the UK, France and Cambodia on topics including agriculture and supply chains, food systems, conservation, education and more.

She is passionate about helping clients to develop digital strategies to reach the right audiences with compelling content, engage stakeholders and ultimately, increase their positive impact.

Kayla Doris

Kayla is a copywriter and content marketer who helps clients create relevant and relatable content.

Having created content for over 10 years, Kayla has experience creating engaging visuals and copy for blogs, social media, ads, brochures and more. She has helped a range of organisations with copy and content that speaks directly to their target audience.