We are a small and perfectly formed team of passionate individuals, all bringing different expertise to make the coffee magic happen.
Eve Wagg Founder and Managing Director
Eve has worked for ten years in the voluntary sector across education, youth employment and social inclusion programmes. She believes everyone should be supported into meaningful employment. Her coffee of choice, a V60 from Ozone Coffee Roasters – the first people to believe in WG’s mission.
Mark LambertonHead of Coffee
Mark is an Authorised SCA Trainer (AST) and veteran judge for the UK’s national coffee competitions. With a drive for discovering and understanding the finer flavours in life and a desire to instill his passion in others, coffee training has become Mark’s MO. When Mark’s not drinking a filter coffee, he’s traveling in search of the growers behind the world’s tastiest coffees and wines.
Lewis Greener Facilitator
Lewis is an experienced learning designer & facilitator who has worked across the private & public sectors. From community-based outreach to working with young people through youth work, arts outreach, school based workshops, structured apprenticeships and traineeships. You name it he’s done it! He’s coffee of choice, whatever is going… he likes it. A lot.
Rafael MlodzianowskiCoffee Trainer
Raf is a Certified Arabica Q Grader and an SCA Authorised Trainer (AST) in Brewing, Barista and Sensory skills. With over ten years of experience in the hospitality and tourism fields, Raf has a passion to support people to grow and develop in the coffee industry. When he is not at Well Grounded Raf is consulting and training for various roasters and cafes, sometimes behind a machine at St Clements Cafe and teaching at London’s Prufrock coffee.
Jon Skaife Non-Executive Director
Jon has spent many years supporting non-profit organisations to become sustainable businesses. He has set up Apprenticeship schemes throughout London, which is a great asset for Well Grounded. His coffee of choice, a flat white, usually sipped whilst pushing his children around the streets of London.
Daniel Thompson – Global Head of Coffee, Soho House Group