Meet the Team

Meet the team behind Bullion Dealer of the Year 2015-2018

Lawrence

Director and Expert Numismatist

Lawrence is where it all started. You would think after 55+ years he would fully retire but he still likes to be heavily involved. He regularly comes into the office to train and share his coin and bullion knowledge, (as well a few bad jokes). You can read more about Lawrence here.

Juliana

Numismatist

Our numismatist in training learning the dark art of coin trading from Lawrence. She is also our business development manager conjuring up new opportunities across both numismatics and bullion. In her spare time she enjoys writing pages on old and collectable coins for our website. You can meet Juliana at London Coin Fairs. 

Ian

Bullion Manager

Our bullion manager who keeps our website products up to date and provides copy for all bullion related pages. Aside from this he looks after all things digital in the business implmenting new systems and bring the business into the 21st century....he does all this when he isn't stealing other people's birthday cake!!  

Rochelle

Operations Manager

Joining in 2009 as a customer service advisor, Rochelle is now the operations manager. She makes sure that Lawrence is kept on his toes as well as all the company's processes. 

Lesley

Customer Service Team Leader

The most talkative of the team, Lesley is the customer service team leader. If you visit our showroom, you will find her on the front line of desks with a smile. Lesley has been with Chards since 2014. The only time you will find her flapping is if she has accidentally turned her monitor black and white. 

Hilary

Jewellery Manager

Starting at the age of 16, (we won't tell you how old she is), Hilary has been with Chard for 25+ years. She knows everything there is to know about jewellery, from manufacturing to best suited styles for each customer.

Georgina

Bookkeeper

Started working for Chards in 2010 as a member of the customer service team. Georgina is now our office bookkeeper, she likes to keep things neat and tidy. She also loves that the word "bookkeeper" has three consecutive double letters. 

Callum

Web Developer 

The youngest member of the team Callum came to us as a part-time cleaner in 2017. Since leaving college he has stayed with us and is our on-site web developer. He makes the staff's difficult requests turn into reality. He also helps Lesley turn her screen from black and white. 

Amy

Marketing Assistant & Purchaser

Deals with the purchasing of new releases. If you want to know if we will stock an item, Amy is the best person to ask. She loves novelty coins such as the Star Wars and Christmas coins and has been the best-dressed member of the team since she started in 2011.

Bhumika

Customer Service Advisor

Joining us in 2016 from university as a Customer Service Advisor. You will sometimes find Bhumika on live chat, if she is not sneaking off to turn the heating on. 

Doug

Photographer

Is the man behind all the coin and staff photos. He finds coins easier to photograph than group staff photos!

Robyn

Customer Service Advisor

She will deal with all your customer enquiries, including how you can use our Distance Buy In service. Fun fact - Robyn and Rochelle once wore the same outfit to work. 

Corey

Economics Editor

Starting in 2019, Corey will update you with a weekly roundup of the precious metal prices. If you want to know why gold is reacting, Corey may know the answer. Have you signed up to his mail shot?

Emily

Online Editor & Customer Service Advisor

Joining us in 2019, Emily keeps all the staff on their toes, ensuring the customer service team knows what new products we have to sell.

Adam

Online Editor

Starting in 2019, Adam is the resident storyteller. You will see his informative blogs about the history of coins, monarchs and even Chards.

AJ

Warehousing & Packing

AJ works across dispatch and warehousing. He is helping to index and catalogue the 20,000+ product lines we currently have. He can't believe we have so many coins!

Kieran

Warehousing & Packing

Kieran loves 50p coins, if there is anything you need to know, he probably has the answer. Warehousing and packing is the perfect job role. He gets to reserve all the coins he is going to spend his wages on. 

Chris

Warehousing & Packing

Chris helps in the day to day running of warehousing and order dispatch. He has an eagle eye and will make sure customers receive the perfect coin. 

 

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