Meet The Team

At Universal Web Design, we invest our time and efforts into not only recruiting the best team members to join our company but also into personal and team development on an ongoing basis. All customer feedback is shared and acted upon within our team to ensure we are all aware of your requirements and preferences at all times. As a client, you should see our team as an extension of your own who manage the online marketing for your business and by working with us you can be assured to benefit from the best results for your business.

Danny Nevill

Danny Nevill

Founder & Managing Director

Danny Nevill is our multi-award winning Managing Director and Entrepreneur. Danny is a perfectionist that continuously raises the standards of our company on an ongoing basis. Being second best is not an option for Danny and he will not allow any team member to consider being anything other than number one in our industry. Danny has big ambitions to grow and develop Universal Web Design into the leading digital marketing agency in Essex, providing outstanding services and incredible results on a consistent and fluent basis. As a business owner, you can be assured that your website and/or marketing service is being overseen by a leader in our industry, you will be working with a company that is constantly striving for perfection for you our valued client.

Lee Taylor

Lee Taylor

Finance Director

Lee works closely with the Heads of each department to ensure all team members are meeting or exceeding targets. Lee also ensures the company grows sustainably by applying various financial tests on the business to assess the organisation’s strengths and weaknesses in multiple worst and best case scenarios. Overall Lee is fundamental to ensuring UWD becomes a sizeable concern, which is beneficial to all shareholders, stakeholders, team members and Directors.


Jake Bonnington

Accounts Manager

Jake is AAT Qualified and is our in house Accountant Manager. Jake oversees the smooth running of Universal as well as client invoicing, credit limits, cash flow forecasting, budgeting, monitoring targets, KPIs, issuing court proceedings and working with debt recovery experts. Jake is a polite and approachable individual who will make you feel at ease over your query.


Colin Morgan

Brand Ambassador

Colin is our Brand Ambassador at UWD and is the driving force behind generating new sales, leads and contacts. Colin is a true people person relating to new clients with extensive experience throughout his sales career, he has good business sense and a deep understanding of what you require from the team at UWD. Colin also attends Nexus networking regularly, he is well renowned for his experience within the industry who has your best interests at heart.


Adam Pickard

Sales Executive

Adam’s approach is kind and friendly, his endearing personality ensures he sticks in the mind of our new and existing clients. Adam has a wide range of customer experience to his bow, you may see him attend a networking event where you will feel at ease in his approachable manner throughout. Adam is determined to succeed and fulfil his potential in his sales career at Universal Web Design.


Ben Welham

Sales Executive

Ben is here to consult, help and advice new and existing customers who want to improve their business online here at Universal Web Design. Ben ensures clients are dealt with accordingly, passing on the relevant information to our guys in design and marketing. He is always happy to deal with your queries regarding business online here at UWD.


Cristina Ignat

Head of Web Design

Cristina is Head of Web Design, who constantly strives for perfection. She is also Danny’s partner, who originates from Moldova. Cristina casts an eye over the finances, accounts and book-keeping. Cristina excels in the design side of the business, ensuring UWD is going from strength to strength on a constant, sustainable basis. Cristina receives excellent feedback for her work from clients on a regular basis.


Mihai Patrascanu

Web Developer

Mihai is our most experienced team member who originates from Romania – he is the to go man about anything to do with Website developments. Mihai enjoys working on a variety of projects and has a passion for working with exciting businesses and clients alike. His vast knowledge and website back end experience within the industry, ensures you’re in the right hands.


Jess Smith

Web & Graphic Designer

Jess is a Web and Graphic Design expert. She specialises in ensuring all her websites are top of the bill, as well as designing products such as Business cards, Brochures and Logos for your business. Jess is a valued member of the design team and understands the processes needed to make your website and graphics stand out from the rest.


Georgia Cocks

Head of Marketing

Georgia is our Head of Marketing, responsible for all marketing methods here at UWD. Georgia expertly manages social media updates, using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and more to promote businesses in a wide range of industries. Georgia is able to adapt her writing style, message and tone accordingly to the client’s target market, industry, size and overall aim on their online platforms. Georgia also designs our client’s email templates through her eye for design. 


Mark Tuxford

Online Marketing Manager

Mark is a trained Journalist, where his work has been published by many well known, big name organisations. At UWD, Mark manages client accounts, producing expertly written Blog, Emails, Social Media and Website Content. His passion for writing and overall experience make him a perfect fit to handle all types of business content needed for new and existing clients. Mark is also a keen salesman who enjoys welcoming new customers to UWD.


Sofie Samuelsson

SEO & PPC Specialist

Sofie is our Swedish Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Pay Per Click (PPC) Specialist. She works with many clients in a wide range of industries, her broad range of knowledge and writing style enables her to get your business performing and ranking to it’s best capabilities online and above your competitors. Sofie enjoys a challenge and her kind, approachable nature ensures your SEO and PPC campaigns are fully optimised and ready to go.