Our People

  • Kevin - Managing Director

    Kevin is a skilled joiner by trade and started the business in 2013. He started by converting the garage of his former home into a small workshop and formed Funky Chunky Furniture, which has continued to grow throughout the years focusing on real furniture, made by real people, for real life.

  • Jordan


    Production Director

    Jordan is our Production Director and is responsible for overseeing the workshop team to make sure that all of our handmade furniture and shelves are on track and to our high standards. You may recognise Jordan from our 'How To' videos, as we often rope him in to help!

  • Gareth


    Production Supervisor

    Gareth is our Production Supervisor. He spends a lot of time in the workshop ensuring that operations are running smoothly and that your orders are moving through the workshop on time!

  • John


    Production Team Leader

    John is one of our production team leaders, he spends a lot of his time focusing on making sure that all of your shelves are handcrafted perfectly. Do you have one of our shelves in your home? Then it will have been John who has played a part in creating it for you.

  • Sean


    Production Team Leader

    Sean is one of our production team leaders, he focuses on our larger orders such as bedframes, chest of drawers and sideboards and more.

  • Chris


    Assembly Operative

    Chris is one of our assembly operatives, who handcrafts our outdoor and large orders. Chris often works closely with our furniture designer Andrew on new products when launching a new collection.

  • Lee


    Assembly Operative

    Lee is one of our assembly operatives within the furniture team and he works mainly on smaller order such as coffee tables and benches.

  • Davey


    Assembly Operative

    Davey is one of our assembly operatives within the team, you can often find him works on larger orders such as bed frames and chests of drawers.

  • Dan


    Assembly Operative

    Dan works within our furniture team as one of our assembly operatives. He works on lots of different pieces from dining tables to console tables and more!

  • Lee


    Assembly Operative

    Lee is part of our Assembly team. You can often find him making a range of furniture from drawers to coffee tables!

  • James


    Machine Operative

    Jimmy is one of our machine operatives. Do you have one of our shelves or mantels in your home? Well, it's Jimmy who has chosen that piece of wood and cut it to size!

  • Steve


    Machine Operative

    Steve is one of our machine operatives, cutting timbers down to size, so we can create perfect shelves and mantels for you.

  • Martin


    Production Operative

    Martin is one of our production operatives who works mainly on our shelving, he spends a lot of his day waxing all of your orders!

  • Andrew


    Production Operative

    Andrew works within our production team, mainly working on sanding and waxing all of your orders.

  • Neil


    Production Operative

    Neil is one of our production operatives, you’ll normally
    find him in the workshop sanding all of your orders. You might notice Neil as he often features in our behind the scenes!

  • Ben


    Production Operative

    Ben works within our production team. He tends to work mainly on our shelves and mantels, so if you have ordered one - it's likely that Ben will have played a part in making it for you!

  • Andrew


    Production Operative

    Andrew is one of our production operatives. He spends a lot of time sanding and waxing all of your orders.

  • Kieron


    Production Operative

    Kieron is another member of our production team. He spends a lot of time carefully waxing each of your orders!

Warehouse & Distribution
  • Darren


    Dispatch Operative

    Darren is part of our dispatch team where he packages and wraps up your orders correctly so they arrive at your door safely!

  • Kal


    Warehouse Operative

    Kal is part of our dispatch team making sure that all of our furniture and shelves are wrapped and packed securely. He also contacts the couriers to come and collect our parcels when they're ready to be shipped out to customers.

Customer Service
  • Chris


    Customer Service Supervisor

    Chris is our Customer Services Supervisor. He works really hard to make sure the team are resolving questions and queries from each and every customer to ensure they have a great experience when shopping with us.

  • James


    Operations Manager

    James is our Operations Manager, and he makes sure that everything is working smoothly and efficiently. One of his latest projects included using virtual reality to plan our new workshop layout, which has allowed production to continue seamlessly. From time to time we have had to call upon James for his photography expertise, he does have a degree in it after all!

  • Craig


    Supply Chain Co-ordinator

    Craig is our Supply Chain Co-ordinator. By building up
    trusted relationships with all of our suppliers he orders in all of our timber, fixings, packaging and more.

Marketing & Design
  • Sophie


    Marketing Director

    Sophie is our Marketing Director who focuses mainly on our marketing strategies and managing our website. She develops all of the brochures and literature that our customers' receive and oversees our advertising campaigns and seasonal photoshoots, along with curating our accessories collections.

  • Rachael


    Junior Marketing Executive

    Rachael is our Junior Marketing Executive and works largely on our social media and blog content. She loves creating engaging graphics and chatting with our lovely customers through our social media channels. Rachael also works closely with Emily on our Influencer Marketing campaigns!

  • Emily


    Marketing Executive

    Emily is our Marketing Executive and works on our digital content from social media to email campaigns. If you have tagged us in a photo including a Funky Chunky Furniture product, then there's a good chance you will have spoken to Emily!