The Portobello Books Team
The Publishing Team
Sigrid Rausing is the Publisher of Granta Books and Portobello Books.
Philip Gwyn Jones
Philip Gwyn Jones was born in Cardiff, Wales in 1966 and is Executive Publisher for both Granta Books and Portobello Books.
Ka is Editorial Assistant to the Portobello Books publishing team.
Sales & Marketing
Sales & Marketing Director
Brigid runs the Sales and Marketing teams here at Granta Books and Portobello Books.
Marketing & Digital Development Director
Iain joined Portobello Books and Granta Books in March 2009 having previously worked at HarperCollins.
Sharon Murphy works in the sales department of Portobello Books and Granta Books, on both home and export sales.
Ebook & Sales Operations Manager
Katie works in the Sales and Marketing department at Portobello Books and Granta Books.
Pru is Publicity Director for Portobello Books and Granta Books.
Kelly Pike is Publicity Manager for Portobello Books and Granta Books.
Aidan joined Portobello Books and Granta Books in 2008 having studied English Literature at Trinity College, Dublin and Birkbeck College.
Production & Design
Sarah is responsible for getting the books and covers printed and keeping all in order.
Michael is Artistic Director for Granta Publications working across both Granta and Portobello Books and Granta Magazine.
Christine works with a team of freelance copy-editors and proofreaders to see all titles through from manuscript to finished copy.
Rights & Contracts
Angela joined Granta Publications in 1995, working initially on Granta magazine before moving to the editorial and rights departments of Granta Books and Portobello Books.
Rights & Contracts Executive
Helen works with Angela on the book imprints drawing up head contracts, sub-licence agreements and helps with the day-to-day running of the department.
Finance, IT & Office Management
Craig joined Granta Publications in January 2010, shortly after returning to the UK from four years in Australia.
Geoffrey has worked for Granta Publications since 1990.
Morgan is the Accounting Manager for Granta Publications including Portobello Books.
Mark Williams is IT Manager at Granta Publications and its sister companies Portobello Pictures and The Sigrid Rausing Trust.