OUR PEOPLE

GRAHAM HAMDI
Company Director

Educated at Buckingham University graduated with a Business Degree and a background in Finance set up the The Garden Catering in 2002.

ALISON HAMDI
Company Director

Educated at Buckingham University graduated with a European Business Degree and a background in Marketing.

PETER BRYNDZA
Events Operations Manager

Educated in Slovakia and completed education specialising in electronics. He has been working with the company for 5 years and our efficient smooth setup and operation of events are largely due to him.

PETER KANDRA
Facilities and Transport Manager

Educated in Slovakia and a fully qualified electrician. He has been working with the company for 4 years and we are most grateful for our well maintained vehicles and premises. We have discovered there is nothing Peter cannot fix.

JOLA BALCEROWSKA
Operation Manager

Educated in Poland and completed education specialising in Food Technology. She has been working with the company for 5 years. Always laughing and smiling, but secretly operating an efficient, clean and well stocked kitchen facility.

MATT NOADES
Beverage Manager

Educated at City University with a Masters in Property Valuation & Law. Head of Bar operation for the Garden Bars. Personal Licence Holder since 2006. Always laughing and chatting and gets very upset if anyone interferes with his inventory systems.

CHRIS JENKINS
Event Chef

A wealth of experience working in the industry for the past 20 years, ranging from Michelin stared restaurants to large contract catering companies. Has worked and travelled with The Garden Catering for the past 5 years and well loved member of the team.

MAYA KANDROVA
Office Assistant

Educated in Slovakia and graduated with a Degree in Economics. She has worked with the company for the past 3 years and has proved to be very capable and super organised.

SELMAN ERCAGLAR
Recruitment Consultant

Always on hand to help with last minute staffing requests.

BEA BRYNDZOVA
Food & Beverage Staff and Barista

Has been known to make over a 1000’s coffees in a day and still kind enough to offer us all a hot drink.

BETKA KOSTOLNIKOVA
Food & Beverage Staff and Barista

Has worked with us for 5 years all over the country and always willing to help out where needed.

ROBER STASIAK
Food & Beverage Staff

His hands on approach and considerable catering experience allows to him to lend a hand in the many areas of the business.