Meet the Team

Our passionate team of education specialists understand the niche requirements of international schools, providing highly personalised services to our valued customers.

Matt Palmer

International Director

Helen Maxwell

Head of Commercial

Martin Shaw

Projects Director

Shelley Swann

Head of Business Development


Martin Laina

International Sales Manager

Asia Pacific

Stuart Thorne

International Sales Manager


George Bailey

International Sales Manager 


"Having worked with CES for more than a decade, the expertise brought by the team has been a substantial contribution to the sustainable development of the International School of London. Services such as Just-In-Time deliveries and long-term strategic thinking have been a cornerstone in how we maintain world-class education. With access to a global network of quality suppliers, our requests have always been facilitated with best-in-class support. We look forward to another decade of creative growth alongside CES."

Joris Deckers - Group IT and Operations Officer, International School of London, Qatar