The Team

Joanne Young

Executive Assistant to the Board

A certified PA for over 8 years, with a background in organisations of varying sizes, Joanne brings a wealth of diverse experience to the company. As Executive Assistant to the Board, Jo assists all the senior members of staff, as well as heads of divisions, with diary, travel and administrative duties, whilst working day to day with the CEO to ensure the smooth running of both the Royston and London office.

Joanne Young

Executive Assistant to the Board

Hannah Lee

Administrative Assistant

An administrator with 15 years in the public sector over a variety of roles, Hannah has much experience in office administration, especially coordinating training and corporate events, large and small, as well as providing invaluable support to her office managers.  At MB Partners, Hannah’s main focus will be assisting the Executive Assistant to the Board and the Head of Golf whilst also dealing with the day to day management of the in-house simulator.

Hannah Lee

Administrative Assistant

Duncan Maxim

Head of Golf

Duncan is the first port of call for our professional golfers. He studied business law at university in London, before embarking on an international career that took him to Asia & Australia.

Duncan’s main expertise are sales & marketing, brand management and managing client relationships. He has sourced opportunities for high profile golfers around golf course design/development, where he consulted on a number of large resort developments.

Duncan has extensive knowledge of the investment marketing having worked in the stock market & alternative asset classes. Above all, his main passion in life, along with his family, is golf, making sure our clients receive unrivalled personal attention, both on and off the course.

Duncan Maxim

Head of Golf

Kieren Clark

Head of Young Driver Academy

Kieren is an experienced MSA Qualified Driver Coach, who has been helping young drivers fulfil their full potential since 2010. Kieren has a great racing pedigree. After an illustrious karting career, which included winning both the JICA and ICA Senior Championship at PFI, Kieren moved into single seaters competing primarily in Formula Renault. Clark was known for his consistency and went on to win the Formula B.A.R.C Championship in 2009, before moving into driver coaching in 2010.

Kieren Clark

Head of Young Driver Academy

Alex Watts

Head of Partnerships & Communications

Alex is responsible for heading up the MB Partners Official Partner Programme where he seeks to work alongside our Partners to help promote new commercial opportunities. Alex also leads the in-house PR and communications team, helping to maximise our clients' press exposure and connect our clients with their commercial partners across different media platforms.

Alex graduated from the University of Bath with a first class with honours degree. During his time at Bath, Alex was awarded the British Olympic Association Award for Academic Acheivement. Through the entirety of his degree Alex worked with MBP from afar offering assistance in their media and commercial strategies.

Alex Watts

Head of Partnerships & Communications

Michael Pearce

Junior PR Officer

Michael joins the MB Partners team having gained experience in the communications and PR industries through working directly on behalf of professional drivers. These duties saw Michael manage and lead social media strategies across a variety of digital mediums as well as using CMS-based web-platforms. Working alongside the Head of Communications, Michael’s role is to assist in the development of the public relations department at MB Partners, helping to maximise the mediated profiles and opportunities for each of our clients.

Michael Pearce

Junior PR Officer

Samantha Collins

Client Representation and Events

Samantha has extensive experience in the motorsport industry working with racing drivers, Teams and Championships. Her passion for racing started early, as she watched her father running Formula One Teams and later helping to develop young racing drivers, supporting their progression through the ranks to professional level.

Sam’s knowledge of the motorsport industry and her extensive network give her a unique perspective and position in Client Representation and Events.

Samantha Collins

Client Representation and Events