An experienced team of professionals here to develop and manage your BID

Ian Ferguson

Ian Ferguson

Ian, the company’s Strategy and Development Director, has commercial and business development background in retail and consumer goods manufacturing. He started his retail career with Marks and Spencer and has been specialising in BIDs since they were introduced in the UK. Ian oversees the development and strategic overview of BIDs that pfbb UK works with. Ian holds an MBA from Leicester University and was Module Leader in MSc Competitive Marketing Strategy in De Montfort University Business School. He is on the Advisory Council for ATCM, a Fellow of the Institute of Place Management,  a member of the BID Foundation and an Expert on the Governments High Street Task Force.


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Melanie Ferguson-Allen BSc. (Hons)

Melanie, the company’s Operations and Finance Director, has a commercial background and her past experience includes the management of events for the Royal Agricultural Society of England, a major grant strategy to develop and establish the Derby Cathedral Centre and the role of City Centre Management of Derby. Melanie, an expert in project management, marketing, sales , governance and BID finance, oversees the operational delivery and day to day projects of all the BIDs that pfbb UK work with.

Mark Mullen

Mark Mullen

Mark has responsibilities for BID Operations of the Northampton Town Centre BID.  Mark has a background in retail store management.

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Julia Horsman

Julia is the BID Manager for Luton Town Centre and has a background in retail store management.


Jackie Flower BA (Hons) MA

Jackie is managing our Luton BID taking over while Julia is on maternity leave.  Jackie has a background in organising and managing large scale events and coordinating large budget services with local authorities.

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Brad Worley

Brad is the BID Manager for Cathedral Quarter Derby and St Peters Quarter Derby.

Brad works with Eve and the Rangers to deliver projects in accordance with the BID plan.

Brad has a vast background in hospitality and management.


Sean Griffin BSc (Hons), MSc

Sean is the BID Project Manager for Bracknell BID. With a background in architecture in the US and the UK and a strong interest in local economic development, Sean is working on a number of projects to re-establish Bracknell’s importance as an IT sector hub and support growth and investment in the area.

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Alan Johnson

Alan is the BID Manager for Stakehill BID and has a strong background in Project Management from a career in the Army.


Eve Taylor

Eve is a Project Executive and works alongside Brad to deliver projects and initiatives in accordance with the Cathedral Quarter BID Business Plan. With a background in online marketing, Eve is also responsible for undertaking social media on behalf of the BID, increasing interaction and promoting the area.

Gemma Pindard

Gemma Pindard BA (Hons), MA

Gemma is one of our Data Analysts interfacing directly with our Development Clients, and our Project Executvie   for St Peters Quarter Derby

Gemma has a masters degree in Urban planning

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George Marenghi

Bracknell BID Project Executive

George has a masters in Criminology and a background in retail

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Rory Lewis

Rory is a Project Support Administrator with specific remit for Bracknell BID.

Kimberley Herbert

Kimberley Herbert  BSc (Hons),

Kimberley is BID Project Executive for Northampton BID and works alongside Mark Mullen. Kimberley  has previously worked as a BID Host for Northampton BID  and has experience both in customer  service and project  delivery.

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Charlotte Fearn BSc (Hons)

Charlotte is one of our Data Analysts interfacing directly with our Development Clients with a specific remit for the production of our Sales and Footfall monitoring reports for a number of BID clients around the UK

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Pooja Sharda

Pooja works as Administrator/Bookkeeper supporting our company and our clients.