Staff Team

Dr Ashok Sinha, Chief Executive

Formerly a trustee, Ashok was appointed chief executive in 2010. As well as having a doctorate in renewable energy, he's a passionate advocate for all things cycling, and never happier than being out on his bike with his family.

Lucy Cooper, Partnerships Manager

With several years experience in the not-for-profit sector, Lucy brings the team marketing and fund-raising expertise.

Stewart Dring, Cycling Projects Manager

After successful spells working at both the Department for Transport and Crossrail, Stewart joined us in 2011 to help administer a new range of cycling-promotion projects aimed at getting more Londoners on bikes.

Tom Bogdanowicz, Senior Policy and Development Officer

Before switching to cycling activism, Tom was a journalist reporting on transport, business matters and mountain biking. An astute political lobbyist and dedicated campaigner, he's also author of London's best leisure cycling guide.

John Kitchiner, London Cyclist Editor

John joined us after 11 years in charge of MBR, one of the world's strongest cycling brands. He consistently pushes the quality of our membership magazine higher with every issue, and now also produces our innovative weekly e-zines.

Matthew Dunton, Senior Membership Officer

Matthew's broad shoulders carry the considerable expectations of our 12,000 members, and he makes sure he never lets them down. Unflappable and conscientious, he's also a key member of the marketing team.

Dave Sellers, Finance Officer

Dave is an experienced finance professional who has worked in commercial, health and voluntary settings. He claims to have cycled from London to Nottingham in a day and started cycling in London in 1980. Since then he has seen many changes in the capital’s cycling environment, mostly for the better, and hopes to help LCC facilitate further improvements.

Jim Bush, Finance Assistant

Jim's meticulous bookkeeping skills are essential to the smooth running of the organisation. Jim has a physical disability and finds cycling contributes hugely to his mobility. He passionately promotes all-ability cycling in his home borough of Croydon.

Cathy Alexander, Office Administrator

Joining us from London Metropolitan University, Cathy now oversees the smooth running of our office, keeping things in order and troubleshooting problems. She lives in Redbridge with her family, who love making local journeys by bike.

Rob Eves, Marketing Manager

Rob heads up our marketing and membership team. He brings a wealth of marketing experience gained with organisations including D&AD and The Economist Group. A keen cyclist, Rob’s looking forward to persuading even more people to join LCC.

Simon Munk, Infrastructure Campaigner

Previously a technology journalist, Simon brings a wealth of campaigning experience in Waltham Forest, including over its mini-Holland schemes, to ensuring London cycling infrastructure matches the best in Europe.

Max Mills, West London Student Champion

Max is a keen cycle tourer and has a background in using design thinking in the not for profit sector. He’s looking forward to sharing his passion for cycling in his role working with 16-25 year olds in the West London area.

Richard Hawkins, Membership Assistant

Richard's background is in libraries, membership organisations and bike shops. One of his roles is to provide support to LCC members regarding all aspects of their membership. Richard lives in Waltham Forest and is a keen road cyclist and commuter.

Sarah Flynn, Member Recruitment and Marketing Officer

Born in Connecticut and a Boston transplant, you could say Sarah brings the ‘New’ to England. Part of the Marketing and Membership team she's responsible for growing our membership. When she’s not thinking of creative ways to encourage cyclists to join, you’ll find her getting lost in the lanes or delivering sourdough loaves for E5 Bakehouse.

Kate Bartlett, Cycling Projects Officer

After a career working in change and technology in financial services, Kate joined us in 2016. She is now applying her business skills and many years of commuting and leisure cycling experience in London to managing a range of our cycling projects and services.

Fran Graham, Campaigns Coordinator

Fran joins us from Friends of the Earth where she’s worked on a range of issues, including air pollution. She’ll be working with all the local groups, and continuing to cover many miles over London on her trusty (and slightly rusty) bike.

Sushil Patria, Project Coordinator

Hailing from Coventry, Sushil brings to LCC his Health Informatics, Information Management, Technology, Communications and Cyber Security skills with a wealth of experience from across the private, public and third sectors. As Project Coordinator he will work closely with CycleStreets on the TfL Cycling Infrastructure Database pilot.

Clare Rogers, Community Outreach Worker

Clare joined her local LCC group when Enfield became a 'Mini Holland' and co-founded Better Streets for Enfield. Passionate about reclaiming streets for people, she's now ditched the day job to become our community outreach worker for central London.

Conor Sneyd, Campaigns Assistant

Conor has a background in digital media and experience campaigning locally on a range of environmental issues. He lives in Dalston and enjoys cycling all over London.