Kate Senior Director/Salon Manager
Kate describes herself as “born to be in this industry”, and her greatest achievement was passing her final test to join Trevor Sorbie. Seeing the young talent in the salon emerging through the ranks makes Kate feel proudest as Salon Manager, a role which means there is “never a dull moment!”. Her hopes for the future are to keep teaching and inspiring people “as long as I’m doing that I’ll be a happy lady”.Book Kate
Tom Director/Artistic Director
Tom was inspired to become a hairdresser by his dad, whose salon he remembers playing in as a child. His greatest achievement was producing his own one-man show, an aim he had held ever since seeing Trevor on stage at the age of 15. His favourite part of his job is working on new artistic hair ideas, however he feels proudest every time he completes a fantastic hair cut for one of his clients. The best career advice Tom has ever received is “take your work seriously, not yourself”.Book Tom
Tiziana International Educational Director
Inspired to become a hairdresser as she quite simply “liked hair”, Tiziana has now been with the salon since she moved to London nearly 20 years. Her favourite part of her job is when a client comes in for a complete restyle, and she thinks the best restyle ever done was on Twiggy in the 1960s, as it’s “always on trend, now and then”. Tiziana’s secret talent is photography, and she loves to take photos when she travels the world (including extended trips to teach in our Chinese Academy) – in fact her top career advice is to “go and explore”.Book Tiziana
John Technical Education Director
Inspired by Trevor to become a hairdresser, John’s greatest achievement is passing his final test to become a Trevor Sorbie team member. His favourite part of his job is seeing “the smile on a client’s face”, and he feels proudest “seeing my work on the cover of industry magazines”, something that is a regular occurrence for him! His favourite colour trend is balayage, but he’s also always loved the anti-establishment of a punk mohawk, and styles where people choose to put individuality first.Book John
Inspired to become a hairdresser as he craved the freedom to be creative, Petros loves interacting with his clients, and seeing them leave the salon with a smile on their faces after their appointment. When asked about his greatest hairdressing achievement, he replied “too many to choose from” showing just how successful and busy he has been during his 8 years with the salon. His celebrity style icon is David Beckham for his classic look.Book Petros
Ryan Director/Head of Education
As a child Ryan was fascinated by the process of having his haircut (and loved feeling like James Bond when he left the salon!), and now as a hairdresser he loves having a positive effect on his client’s lives in the same way. As the Head of Education and Art Team 2, Ryan is passionate about teaching and bringing out the best in the people around him. His proudest moments in hairdressing are representing Trevor onstage in China in front of 1500 people, but also every time one of his students passes their final test. The best career advice he’s ever received is “love your job and you’ll never work a day in your life”.Book Ryan
Despite being born in France to Spanish parents, Daniel considers London to be his true home. Inspired to be a hairdresser by his sister, Daniel has many roles within the salon including being an Art Team member, product testing guru, wig cutter and bridal/hair up specialist. His favourite part of his job is seeing the happiness and smile of someone who is feeling and looking good, and his greatest achievement is carrying out an underwater haircut with scuba equipment at 12m deep in the Red Sea!Book Daniel
Stylist to the stars, Ian is famed for being Her Majesty The Queen’s hairdresser, and is the proud owner of a Royal Warrant. He was inspired to become a hairdresser because seeing the transformation a haircut could make excited him, and he wanted to make people feel beautiful. His favourite thing about being a stylist is getting to make each cut personal to the client, and his top career advice is “remember the client comes first!”Book Ian
Juan Senior Top Stylist
Originally from Madrid, Juan trained as a professional dancer, but realised his love for hair whilst styling the other dancers hair backstage. He moved to London to work at Trevor Sorbie for the “amazing training and reputation”, and describes his favourite parts of his job as socialising and getting to work with hair everyday. His favourite hair trend is a ‘one-length’ style as “sometimes less is more”, and his greatest hairdressing achievements have been his progression in the salon, as well as always being busy with clients.Book Juan
Wai Senior Top Stylist
Inspired to become a hairdresser following some disastrous haircuts as a teenager, Wai loves making her clients feel happy when they leave the salon. This is mirrored by her top career advice “whatever you decide to do, make sure it makes you happy”. Among her favourite styles are tastefully done asymmetric hair cuts and androgynous looks because they are “strong, cool and free”.Book Wai
Davide Top Stylist
Davide has always loved working with his hands, and knew he wanted a career where he could create something beautiful with them, so hairdressing was the perfect fit. He chose to apply to Trevor Sorbie as “all the hair artists I admire worked, or have worked at Trevor Sorbie”. The iconic hairstyle he loves the most is Nancy Kwan’s bob, as it’s simply beautiful, and has never gone out of fashion. His greatest achievement is becoming a salon educator, and his favourite part of his job is simply “cutting hair”.Book Davide
Caroline Creative Stylist
Having always known she wanted to work as a stylist, Caroline loves expressing her creativity through hair, something she is able to do in her session work, including working backstage at Paris Fashion Week. Her greatest hairdressing achievement was winning the International worldskills competition, but says she is also proud “everytime I progress by learning something new”. Seeing her clients happy after she’s finished their hair is one of her favourite parts of her job.Book Caroline
Ilaria Creative Stylist
Ilaria lists one of her greatest achievements as becoming a stylist at Trevor Sorbie, as it was always her dream to work with him. She loves the feeling of creating “the right look for the right person”, and feels proud to be a hairdresser every time her clients leave the salon feeling amazing about their hair. Her future ambitions are to become part of the salon education team, and her style icon is Cate Blanchett because “she’s elegant, sophisticated and an amazing actress”.Book Ilaria
Having cut his brother’s hair growing up, and realising he had a natural feel for it, Gianmarco joined Trevor Sorbie when he moved to London from Budapest. His favourite part of working in the salon is creating new looks, and his top career advice is “never give up, work with passion and keep progressing.” He would love to see Twiggy’s iconic 60’s short hair making a comeback, and his favourite trend is soft, messy styles with lots of texture.Book Gianmarco
Zak Twohig Technical Director / Art Team
Zak joined the company in the beginning of 2014, but quickly worked his way up through the company to join the Art Team.
As a L’Oréal colour specialist Zak is known for his creativity and passion for colour, and he regularly uses this passion to educate others both in the UK and overseas on behalf of Trevor Sorbie and L’Oréal.
Zak has coloured hair for many TV shows including Doctor Who, Torchwood, Downtown Abbey, Stella, Fabulous Baker Boys, and most recently Dakota’s hair for her new music video. He has also worked closely with stars including Ruth Jones, Eve Myles and Samantha Bond on her series Home Fires.
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Chloe Technical Director
Inspired to be a hairdresser from a young age (while playing with the tails on her My Little Ponies), Chloe’s favourite part of being a colour technician is making her clients happy, and she feels proud every day when they leave the salon looking and feeling better. She chose to work at Trevor Sorbie because “it is the best technical training in the industry”, and has now been with the company 15 years! Her celebrity style icon is Gwen Stefani for her individuality, and her favourite colour trend is balayage “…long may it continue”.Book Chloe
KERASTRAIGHT STYLE SOLUTION
We are global ambassadors for KeraStraight, a revolutionary hair smoothing system that we offer in all of our salons. This service works by sealing a protein-rich formula into the hair to add strength, shine, smoothness and eliminate frizz for up to four months. To find out more information, or to book this service please call your nearest Trevor Sorbie salon.