Through a desire to create beautifully crafted interiors Andrew Laughland founded the company in 1995. When Russell Jones joined in 2007, the company was well established and the prospect of an exciting partnership was born.
The impressive team at Laughland Jones includes outstanding architectural interior designers and fantastic purchasing professionals who create and source bespoke designs for a discerning clientele.
Creating interiors in properties across Britain and the Alpine regions of France and Switzerland, Laughland Jones has established itself as a unique company with an excellent reputation and a loyal following.
ANDREW LAUGHLAND & RUSSELL JONES
Logistics and Operations Manager
With 16 years experience in the furniture design industry, Rob has gained many skills in project management, logistics, warehousing and furniture installation. Rob is a keen golfer and plays for his club in Limpsfield Chart. He enjoys days out with his family, the theatre, karaoke, poker and DIY.
Ceri graduated with a degree in Interior and Architectural Design in 2013 from Staffordshire University. She previously worked for 13 years at an Architectural practice. Ceri thrives on being creative and is an avid traveller and shoe collector.
A keen backpacker, Mike spends many weekends hiking and climbing the mountains and hills of Cumbria, Wales and Scotland. Mike loves travelling, gardening and lives with his partner Carol.
HQ resident dog
Ellejay lives with the team at Laughland Jones HQ, but sneaks out to the Alps whenever he can. Watch this space for some photos of his adventures!
Lucy graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2010 with a degree in Furniture Product Design, and has since had 6 years in the construction and architecture industry. Having completed a 2 year renovation project on a cottage in Hollingbourne, Lucy is now looking for her next property adventure!
Purchasing & Logistics
Sarah graduated from Rochester University with a degree in Applied Arts. A qualified silversmith, she’s a country girl at heart. She loves walking her labradors, Isla & Bree, and is currently renovating her home in the Kent countryside.
Russell heads up the design team, with an architectural interior design degree and 10 years of experience. He enjoys kite surfing, rock climbing and skiing. Russell is married to Kirsten and has two dogs, Beau & Sonny.
Matt is a qualified accountant with over ten years experience. In his free time he watches West Ham and has a season ticket at the new Olympic Stadium. He also enjoys travelling and going to the theatre with his partner, Anna.
Having previously worked for an interior architecture practice, Lauren has 4 years in the industry. She loves travelling, having visited Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia and India.
Martine previously worked as a sports TV producer and skied for the England bump/moguls team. Married to Andrew, she takes her 2 sons ski race training for the winter in Chamonix, leaving Andrew trailing behind.
Business Development & Marketing Manager
Rachel graduated from Reading University with a degree in English Literature and has since launched herself into the marketing world. An avid bookworm and aspiring baker, she often attempts ambitious cakes... with varying success.
Andrew founded the company 20 years ago and previously worked within the interior architectural and design industry. Outside of work, his interests include skiing, sailing, golf, and expedition trekking in the more remote parts of the world. Andrew lives in Kent, with his wife Martine and sons Max and Oli.
Now is an exciting time to join Laughland Jones as our team is expanding.
We are always happy to speak with interesting, like-minded people.
So if you think you have skills of value to us, or would like to find out about what positions we may have available please get in touch.