• James Marwood
    James Marwood
    James Marwood is obsessed with suits and shoes, Bartitsu and pocket squares. As well as writing here, he blogs about menswear at A Dapper Chap, teaches self defence and Bartitsu, and works as a business. He can be found on Twitter as @marwoodchap and ADN as @marwood.
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    Zacchary Falconer-Barfield

    Zacchary Falconer-Barfield
    Co-Founder & 1st Gentleman

    An experienced entrepreneur, lecturer, and writer. He has been involved in the creation of more than eleven businesses in sectors including property, labour subcontracting, bars & restaurants, nightclubs, event management, security and film & television production. Has previously sat on a number of boards, both charitable and commercial, in various roles from chairman to advisor.

    Zach is a Prince’s Trust Business Mentor and is currently involved in the board of ICROSS. He has an MBA from Cass Business School, and is a Master NLP Practioner, Master Hypnotist and Coach.

  • Lorella McDonald
    Lorella has a degree in Linguistics from UCL where she specialised in Phonetics. Currently she teaches English Pronunciation, focusing on RP Accent and Accent Reduction. Her hobbies are opera, writing and socialising. She believes in the values of the past and feels very strongly that people, especially gentlemen, nowadays must reconnect with these universal values not only to better themselves but to better society as well.
  • Ruairidh Bulger

    Public school educated, from a Naval family, Ruairidh is a traditional Brit, who tries to live to the gentlemanly ideal.

    By day, he is a hospitality professional, working in the upper echelons of the industry, and has looked after everyone from foreign dignitaries, to celebrities, to the average family, and delights in making people happy.

    By night, he continues to be a foodie, …. and a gentleman.