The Moreno Team


Moreno are due diligence and scale-up experts, backed by a collective of freelance marketing leaders in their field, keeping costs down and quality high.

Working with a straightforward, pragmatic approach and using our proven, strategic commercial due diligence frameworks we embed ourselves within teams driving collaborative results quickly.

Chris Lawson

Marketing Transformation

Accomplished CMO with 25+ years of experience

Provides fractional CMO support

Helps scale-up businesses by providing an actionable plan

My happy place: Listening to music, on the way to watch Arsenal win after hanging out with my wife and daughter watching Bluey.

To read Chris’ full bio, head to the About our Founder

Nik Mediratta

Hands-on CRM specialist

Experience with the commercial and public sector in data strategy, data planning, marketing analysis & reporting

Real expertise in making sense of the numbers and transforming this insight into actionable data strategies that deliver tangible returns for clients

Past clients include: Centrica, Paddy Power, B&Q, Diageo, Public Health England, Sainsbury’s, Lloyds TSB, T-Mobile, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, Nissan, Unilever, and British Airways

Other skills: Data Analytics, Digital Analytics, Data Planning, Data Strategy, Data Insight, CRM Strategy, Direct & Digital and Team Mentoring

My happy place: Besides hanging out with my family, I like nothing better than sharing a nice beer with friends at the Arsenal

Lea Hartkopf

Performance Marketing Guru

Lea comes in on a project basis and helps the existing team to upscale

Digital and performance-based marketing specialist

Experience in finance, retail, travel, entertainment and education businesses

Current and past clients include ANS, CityDoc, Lintbells | Home of YuMOVE, Steady, RealVNC, Comparison Tech and Unbiased
My happy place: A walk in the beautiful countryside, then coming back to the city for a cold pint in the pub and a gig later.

Jeannette La

Chief Fixer

Strategic, multi-channel marketing specialist

Thrives in challenging and fast-paced environments

Solutions-focused, she is quick to define issues, mitigate risks and develop practical and effective resolutions that deliver immediate results

Experience includes: international companies, both large blue-chip corporates and SMEs across a diverse range of industries including Aerospace, Medical/Dental, High-tech start-ups, Gaming, Events, and Real Estate
My happy place: Hanging out with my dog!

Ella Chadney

Marketing Executive

Business Management Graduate specialising in marketing and project management

Experience includes: copywriting, client, project and social media management in small and large-sized companies

Most recently working with the award-winning podcast, IVFDad, leading social content marketing and communication strategy

My happy place: Having a cup of tea (has to be mint), under layers of blankets when it’s chilly outside, watching Red Dwarf.

Cornelis Blokland

Performance Marketing Specialist

When needed, Cornelis comes in on a project basis and helps clients set up performance marketing campaign strategies. With lots of hands-on experience in effectively implementing and optimising these campaigns, Cornelis is a pro with all the main platforms such as Google Ads, LinkedIn and Meta and frequently with Google Tag Manager and Analytics. 

Starting his career at Just Eat pre-IPO, he has since worked with brands such as Capital Economics, RealVNC, Loaf, Unbiased and CloudHouse. Particular experience with B2B over the past couple of years but has also worked in other markets such as travel, luxury brands and insurance.

My happy place: Playing a gig with my band.