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The UK team

Here we list those who work for Mallory in the UK. Our head office is based in Aylesbeare, Devon, within the warehouse where we store and prepare our books for shipment.

We are constantly in contact with our customers, suppliers and representatives in all parts of the world.

We are dedicated to efficient, friendly and innovative service - so whatever your book or journal requirements, please contact one of us. We will deal with your enquiry promptly.

To see our list of overseas representatives, alphabetically by country, please click here.


Director

Chairman and chief executive

Aylesbeare, UK

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Julian Hardinge

Julian Hardinge has been Chairman and Chief Executive of Mallory International since June 2002. He has been involved in export bookselling for over 25 years, and has chaired both the Export and the College and University Groups of the Booksellers Association. He has been Chairman of Batch.co.uk, the UK Book Trade’s payment allocation and clearing system. He has sat on the Knowledge and Information Advisory Committee of the British Council, and was a Director of Book Tokens Ltd for 20 years. He is honorary Vice-President for Life of the Booksellers Association, and is the bookselling representative on the International Board of the Publishers Association of the United Kingdom.

Director

Executive

Aylesbeare, UK

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Ulrike Hardinge

Ulrike Hardinge has twenty years’ experience of export bookselling. She ran the Journals Department and later the Overseas Books operations of the Osiandersche Buchhandel in Tuebingen, Germany for many years, and subsequently headed the automation unit of the Library Supply Division at John Smith & Son in Glasgow. She leads the tertiary supply operations of Mallory International, and is in charge of the company’s systems and automation development.

Director

Aylesbeare, UK

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Sophie Hardinge-Walsh

Sophie joined the company in October 2007. She has substantial experience of Africa, including four years as both a director and project manager for an NGO (Azafady) in Madagascar. She has been an executive director of Mallory since 2011, and is in charge of staffing, training, and organisational matters. She also looks after key customer accounts, particularly in Uganda, Zambia and Malawi.

Director

Aylesbeare, UK

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Sancha Rees

Sancha Rees joined Mallory in September 2003. She is the key contact for non-tender book quotations and fulfilment, particularly in Ethiopia, but also in other countries in anglophone Africa. She also plays a major role in the preparation and fulfilment of major tenders.

Director

Aylesbeare, UK

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Mathieu Peligry

Mathieu joined Mallory International in March 2009. He has business qualifications in both France and the UK. He is now managing the Academic and Business Customers team.

Director

Aylesbeare, UK

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Rachel Jiménez Dickson

Rachel joined Mallory International in 2006 with a BA Hons in Hispanic Studies and after two years with us took a year’s break in Mexico. She rejoined Mallory in 2009 as our school supplies executive and has been responsible for developing the educational resources side of the business, building relationships with suppliers and coordinating the School Books Manager database. She is fluent in Spanish.

Accounts manager

Aylesbeare, UK

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Alison Osborne

Alison Osborne is our Accounts manager, and deals with Supplier and Customer payments, receivables and reconciliations.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Annie Amirda

Annie joined Mallory International in April 2014 and works for the Academic and Business Customers team. She studied English and Spanish at the University of La Sorbonne in Paris where she lived, then worked for several international organisations. In 2003, she left France to settle on the volcanic island of Montserrat in the West Indies where she taught French for 6 years before relocating to the UK.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Jacky Beauchamp

Jacky Beauchamp joined Mallory International in June 2009, and is in charge of journal subscriptions and consolidation. She is the main contact point for any questions relating to the pricing and supply of periodicals.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Lucy Buxton

Lucy joined Mallory in October 2014 in the international Schools team. She graduated from Aberystwyth University with a degree in Geography in 2013. Prior to joining Mallory she worked as a project assistant in the Met Office College. Lucy speaks fluent French.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Alejandra Cossio-Martínez

Alejandra joined Mallory in September 2016. She graduated with a BA in Economics, International Relations and Russian from the University of Exeter. She is originally from Mexico and therefore a native Spanish speaker; she also speaks Russian. Alejandra deals mostly with customers in Spain and Spanish speaking countries, but also with some of our customers in Africa. She enjoys travelling and taking photos in her free time.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Natasha Cotton

Natasha joined Mallory in June 2014, having recently graduated from Exeter University with a BA in English. She previously worked part-time in her local bookshop, and now deals with customers in countries including Zimbabwe and Tanzania.

Accounts clerk

Aylesbeare, UK

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Gary Davies

Gary joined Mallory as an account clerk in September 2012. Gary has a degree in Accountancy and Finance and he is originally from Harare, Zimbabwe.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Jill Dixon

Jill has worked for Mallory since July 2008. She is a trained librarian/documentalist, with substantial experience of academic and educational library supply, and adds significantly to the skills in the business. Jill is working mostly in the development of our growing International Schools business, including the sourcing and supply of non-book materials.

Business Development Manager - Schools Team

Aylesbeare, UK

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Vic Gazis

Vic originally joined the warehouse team at Mallory whilst completing his PhD in Sociology at Exeter University. After working for Mallory in Malawi for two months he became a permanent member of the Schools Team where his customers include schools in Malawi, Rwanda, The Philippines and Hong Kong. 

Business Development Manager - Francophone Africa

Aylesbeare, UK

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Deborah Hosford

Deborah joined Mallory in October 2014 after spending a year in France where she taught English. She has a BA in Modern Languages from the University of Exeter as well as a teaching degree. She is part of the Academic and Business Customers team and looks after customers in Rwanda, Ghana and Francophone Africa.

Junior data analyst

Aylesbeare, UK

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David Johnson

David started with Mallory International in June 2014 and is a member of the Academic and Business Customers team. He has a BA in Drama from the University of Exeter, and has previously worked at St Thomas’ Library in Exeter.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Jhenna Mortimer

Jhenna joined Mallory in October 2012.  She completed her LLB Law at the University of Exeter. Jhenna works in the Tenders team and deals, among other things, with customers from Ghana as well as handling our UNICEF orders. She enjoys volunteering with The Refugee Support Group and Congo Calling. Jhenna has dual British/St Lucian nationality and speaks English and French.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Haydn Mullineux

Haydn joined Mallory International in February 2012 and is part of the Tenders Team after working in the Academic and Business Customers team for two years. He has a BA in Ancient History and Archaeology and recently spent six years in Berlin, Germany working as a journalist and website editor.

Export sales coordinator

Aylesbeare, UK

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Magali Savoye

Magali joined Mallory International in September 2013 and is part of our International School Team.
She left France in 2001 and has a Business Enterprise Degree from Plymouth University. She is the main contact for schools in French speaking countries.

Warehouse manager

Aylesbeare, UK

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Christian Hardinge-Walsh

Christian Hardinge-Walsh took over as Warehouse Manager in July 2010, and has been responsible for a substantial reorganisation of the warehouse systems to deal with increasing turnover.

Warehouse assistant

Aylesbeare, UK

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Robert Baxter

Robert Baxter took up an appointment as Warehouse Assistant in October 2010. Robert is also a keen photographer, with various examples of his work on this website.

Warehouse assistant

Aylesbeare, UK

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Conor Cottrell

Conor joined our warehouse team in June 2012. He previously worked for a freight forwarder and has experience in goods handling.

Warehouse assistant

Aylesbeare, UK

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Chris Davis

Chris joined our warehouse team in July 2013. He has previous experience in goods handling and has been involved in packing our latest projects for Malawi and Ethiopia.

Assistant warehouse manager

Aylesbeare, UK

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Martin Horn

Martin joined Mallory in June 2012. He is part of our warehouse team and has previous experience in goods handling.