Iain Millar is an award-winning book marketer and one of the UK's most successful ebook publishers. Authors he has worked with or on include Stieg Larsson, Peter May, Hilary Boyd and Alice Peterson. Iain is one of Canelo's co-founders and the Managing Director.
Louise Cullen is an editor with a background in commercial fiction. She has worked with authors including Cesca Major, Sanjida Kay, Carrie Elks and Michael Ridpath. At Canelo she is seeking women's fiction, crime/thriller and psychological suspense. Louise is Canelo’s Editorial Director.
Michael Bhaskar has worked on many acclaimed ebook, app and web projects including the app 80 Days and the series Ideas in Profile. He is also the author of The Content Machine and Curation: The power of selection in a world of excess. Michael is one of Canelo's co-founders and the Publishing Director.
Nick Barreto works where books and technology intersect. He’s managed and built apps, is as an expert on ebook formats, metadata and workflows. He is committed to automating all the repetitive tasks to free up more time for the work that matters. Nick is one of Canelo's co-founders and the Technology Director.
Francesca Riccardi has worked in digital publishing for over ten years, starting off in the charity sector and moving in to trade in 2011. She has worked with authors including Holly Seddon, M. C. Beaton, Patrick Flanery and Cheryl Strayed and was a Bookseller Rising Star in 2017 for her work in digital sales. Francesca is Canelo's Sales and Marketing Director.
Laura McCallen is Canelo’s maternity cover Editorial Director and is looking to acquire in the genres of crime/thriller, issues-led women’s fiction, uplifting contemporary women’s fiction and saga. Laura previously worked at Harlequin and HarperCollins.
Ellie Pilcher has a background in blogging and social media, both personally and within publishing, and has experience working in multiple roles across the publishing industry. Ellie is Canelo’s Campaigns Officer.
Laurel Sills is an editor with a background in genre and contemporary commercial fiction in both digital and print publishing. A Bookseller 2017 Rising Star. She was a co-founder and editor of the award winning Holdfast Magazine.
Elizabeth is Canelo’s maternity cover Senior Commissioning Editor. She has worked in book publishing as an editor for over ten years. At Canelo, she is looking for historical adventure, fantasy, thrillers and science fiction. Elizabeth is also the author of a novel, The Magic Places.
Felix Janosik is Canelo's Digital Production Assistant. He is new to publishing and very happy to join Canelo's team.
Micaela Cavaletto has a background in digital publishing, and she has worked in academic and trade sectors. She is passionate about ebooks, coding and new technologies. Micaela is Canelo’s Digital Production Executive.
Kit Nevile is Canelo's Editorial Assistant, looking particularly at thrillers, horror, and action/adventure books. He has previous experience at Persephone Books and whitefox publishing services, both in an editorial role.
Bethan Morgan is Canelo’s Reissue Researcher and Editorial Administrator. She has previously been a Business Analyst in the professional services sector, is a blogger and a former Waterstones bookseller. This is her first role in publishing.