About Us


The BESA secretariat is a small, dedicated team that works hard to find channels to market for education suppliers – both in the UK and Internationally – and to ensure the voice of the sector is heard.

Dave Smith
Head of Partnerships and Events
Sam Butter
Membership Manager
Peter Doyle
Policy Manager
Samantha Marsh
Events Manager
Swathy Sanjay
Marketing Coordinator
Chloe Meeds
Events Coordinator
Ronke Adeagbo
Financial Controller
Zoe Walmer
Executive Assistant
Meg Hamilton
Events Coordinator
Bryony Carney
Membership Assistant