About Us

Our mission is to provide an avenue for consumers of food and drink to move away from single use packaging and towards reuse.  Our team is not only full of relevant experience but passion too.

Peter Sage

Peter is an environmentalist through and through. With a degree in Environmental Science and a masters in Environmental Diagnostics, he is most at home on social driven projects. Peter set up Suzo in December 2018 based on the notion that it intrinsically makes more sense to wash up than to smash up and recycle.

Peter’s most relevant experience has been as the CEO of CarterLondon for 12 years.  www.carterlondon.com

Gurdeep Manku

Gurdeep or ‘Gurd’ (as most people know him) was the first to join Peter in May 2019 and subsequently helped him formulate the business.  He is an experienced entrepreneur with a track record of running venues, pubs, festivals and anything to do with people living life.

Gurd is skilled in food & beverage, operations management, hospitality, and events management. He loves organising an event and getting social whether on line or in life. Gurd will be the face of Suzo.

Andrew Marsden

After a 30-year career of working in global businesses such as Unilever, Freudenberg-Vileda, Danone and Britvic plc, Andrew Marsden helps leaders in the private and public sectors build successful strategies and programmes that win in the marketplace.

Throughout his career Andrew has been recognised for innovation and creativity, receiving numerous high-profile awards such as the prestigious. Client of the Year Award from the Marketing Agencies Association and was also recognized as The Daily Telegraph Jaeger Le Coultre Marketing Director of the Year. www.andrewmarsdenconsulting.com

William Barraclough

A design leader with a passion for people, products, brands & services that drive change. Over the past 20 years he’s led and developed multi-discipline teams through the process of creating design strategies, iterative product evolution from concept to delivery and developing brands communications for the likes of Aviva, uSwitch, Zoopla and many others. A creative storyteller utilising craft to bring ideas to life, leading projects whether it’s storyboards, narratives & design, or directing, coaching & leading diverse teams. William feels at home with the challenges of balancing his creative, strategic & management skills to successfully deliver across a range of mediums & business needs.

Jonathan Sheppard

An experienced Design Manager & Brand Builder, Jonathan help brands to create beautiful and meaningful designs that win with consumers — leading to real, proven business growth. Jonathan’s passion has always been surfing and he realised his passion surfing daily and heading up design at Quicksilver. He is currently working with Unilever and will hopefully be joining us permanently in the near future.