Meet the team.

Made up of a diverse team of experts and specialists in their fields, the OAPA team is dedicated to making a difference by helping to place those facing or experiencing homelessness into long term, stable employment.


Tom Aikens +

Tom Aikens

Highly acclaimed inspirational British chef
Emma Osman +

Emma Osman

Actor & Performer


Greg Mangham +

Greg Mangham

Founder & Chief Executive Trustee
Ben Stackhouse +

Ben Stackhouse

Founder & Owner of PubLove Trustee
Tony Sophoclides +

Tony Sophoclides

Strategic Affairs Director – UK Hospitality Trustee
Dulal Ahmed +

Dulal Ahmed

Employment Services Manager – Crisis Trustee
Matt Wyatt +

Matt Wyatt

Senior Partner – Wellers Trustee
Paul Pavli +

Paul Pavli

Exec Director, Consultant – Hospitality & Leisure Sector Trustee
Andy Hornby +

Andy Hornby

Chief Executive Officer Trustee
Fiona Eastwood +

Fiona Eastwood

Chief Operating Officer of Merlin’s Midway Attractions Trustee
Mollie Stoker +

Mollie Stoker

Deputy Group General Counsel for the Ocado Group Trustee


Amy Bennion +

Amy Bennion

Relationship Manager
Dolores Panetier +

Dolores Panetier

Relationship Manager


James Hacon +

James Hacon

Managing Director – THINK Hospitality
Paul Campbell +

Paul Campbell

Founder – Hill Capital Partners LLP
Dawn Redman +

Dawn Redman

Founder & Director of Hospitality Jobs UK
Katy Moses +

Katy Moses

Managing Director - KAM Media
Mark Stretton +

Mark Stretton

Managing Director, Fleet Street Communications
Karen Wallin +

Karen Wallin

Marketing & Fundraising Consultant
Lina Olea +

Lina Olea

Founding Director of Cafecito Ltd
Sarah Swaysland +

Sarah Swaysland

Founder, The Volunteer Idea
Major ‘Scotty’ Mills +

Major ‘Scotty’ Mills

Royal Marines Retired
Joshua Jarvis +

Joshua Jarvis

Founder, Wing Shack Co
Steven Alton +

Steven Alton

CEO, British Institute of Innkeeping