Meet The Team
  1. Richard Angel leaning on wall whilst smiling Managing Director
    Richard Angel
    Richard has a wealth of experience in residential property – advising The Crown Estate and ultra-high-net-worth individuals in Britain, North America, Asia and the Middle East.
  1. Ed O’Donnell Sitting smiling at camera Creative Director
    Ed O’Donnell
    In a career spanning 25 years, Ed has crafted award-winning interiors for an exciting range of projects – everything from country mansions to Madonna’s Mayfair townhouse.
  1. Profile image of JP Banks, Brand Manager at AOD Brand Director
    JP Banks
    JP’s created campaigns for big-name brands including Virgin, Mercedes and Diamond Trading Company. Today, he writes about our designs, filling column inches in major titles around the world.
  1. Profile image of Amy Crook, Executive Assistant at AOD Executive Assistant
    Amy Crook
    A born organiser, Amy has assisted top agents at one of the world’s leading property firms, co-ordinating large-scale office moves and refurbishments.
  1. Profile image of Jill Wordsworth, Senior Interior Designer at AOD Senior Interior Designer
    Jill Wordsworth
    Jill’s meticulously crafted designs have embellished boutique hotels, safari lodges and luxury homes in Kenya, Italy, Australia and the UK…to name but a few.
  1. Profile image of Ben Axton, Director of Sales at AOD Director of Sales
    Ben Axton
    Before moving into the interior design world, Ben worked at estate agencies Goldschmidt & Holland, Hamptons and Knight Frank. He then spent seven successful years at Alexander James Interiors, where he led sales across London and the Home Counties.

Our trusted suppliers

We work closely with a lively array of worldwide talent: furniture makers, oil painters, sculptors, art curators, embroiderers, design archivists, plant specialists – the lot.

These craftspeople help us to create bespoke joinery, specially commissioned artworks and statement furniture that are every bit as unique as you are.

Installation experts

We have it covered: collecting, storing and installing valuable FF&E for chalets in Chamonix, farmhouses in Tuscany, retail spaces in Selfridges, and hotel refurbishments across De Vere, Novotel and beyond.


We’re always happy to meet new design-shaping, team-making, can-do thinking talent.

If you think you fit the bill, we’d love to hear from you.