Meet the Team

Rixxo is all about people. Whether that be our amazing clients or our diverse, fun-loving team. We ensure that our culture and passion is conveyed in everything that we do and it helps that we have such an insightful collection of staff members, displaying a radiant blend of intelligence, professionalism, passion and just that extra sprinkling of humour!

Christopher Gee

Founder / Managing Director

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After being exposed to lack of quality digital marketing, Chris and his brother went and established an agency on a mission to redefine the way audiences are engaged by brands. A wildly curious, innovative and passionate entrepreneur; when not in the office, Chris is cycling, playing sports or more than likely taking something apart to understand how it works.

Chris is a great mix of creative ideas man, talent spotter, and savvy businessman. His boundless energy generates a lively workplace for the team.

Nigel Baker, Head of Finance

Richard Gee

Founder / Director

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Richard, one of the founders of Rixxo, is wildly creative, passionate, ambitious, bold and in his element when finding unique uses for digital technologies. Richard has a broad entrepreneurial background, which started when he was just eleven years old. When not driving customers to success, Richard is playing football for the league champions, racket sports or cricket with his local team.

Rich lives, breathes and IS user engagement. His passion for motivating users when interacting with a brand has no boundaries and he always achieves a positive result.

Freya Swenson, Account Manager

Freya Swenson

Account Manager

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A hardworking and friendly person who enjoys establishing links between clients, colleagues and business networks. Freya engages with clients, understands their requirements and provides solutions. An organised problem solver Freya enjoys crafting and working with children in the community.

Freya is all about the love; for clients, for her colleagues, and for her work. Plus she’s a hugging machine.

Andy Valentine, Lead Frontend Developer

Peter Stone

Lead Developer

A friendly and conscientious, technology-enthusiast that loves to solve problems and develop digital solutions. Peter leads the backend development and engineering at Rixxo. Outside of work, Peter sings and performs in choirs and plays around Bristol. He also makes up 50% of the Globo Spin Purple Coders table tennis team, alongside Andy.

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Pete is the font of all knowledge - if you have a question, on any subject, ask Pete. His thirst for knowledge and 'thinking outside of the box' is reflected in the way he approaches his work at Rixxo.

Pat Jordan, Office Manager

Andy Valentine

Lead Frontend Developer

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Andy has been a developer for over two decades and effortlessly blurs the line between creative and technical to create beautiful, intelligent websites. When he's not at work, Andy is an award-winning costume and props maker and often travels the world following his passion for the art.

The perfect mix of fun, intelligent and hard-working. A great professional around the office and the type to have a pint and a game of pool with after work!

Pranay Sonwalkar, Marketing Intern

Idris Hussain

Creative Developer

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A highly talented and unique developer, Idris is responsible for producing and coding all our frontend design needs, ensuring all projects are met to client satisfaction. Having worked on projects for companies such as L’Oreal and Nissan, as well as designing a critically and commercially successful video game, we’re delighted to have such a proficient developer on our team!

Idris designs, codes and looks good while doing it!

Peter Stone, Lead Developer

Nigel Baker

Chief Finance Officer

A seasoned financial veteran with a passion for numbers and technology. Nigel worked at board level within the BBC and NHS for over 30 years and is now responsible for finance at Rixxo. Aside from spending time with his children and grandchildren, you’ll find Nigel watching Jersey Rangers on the Bristol Downs, each and every Saturday.

 

Nigel is a commercially focused finance expert with highly developed analytical skins. He brings a wealth and passion for technology to the Rixxo team

Richard Gee, Founder / Director

Patricia Jordan

Office Manager

After spending three decades leading a team, within the legal department at Bristol City Council, Pat keeps the Rixxo office going with her highly organised and friendly nature. Pat always leads in enthusiasm at Rixxo staff socials and is a Cards Against Humanity superstar.

Pat’s experience in leading a team of professionals within the service industry is invaluable. She’s keeps everything going.

Richard Gee, Founder / Director