Meet the team
Learn more about our award-winning experts, their skill set, speciality and educational background.
Assistant Manager & Style Director
Jessica joined Toni & Guy Derby team in 1999, but began her career in her home country of South Africa. Jessica is a reliable and loyal member of the team with a clientele reflecting almost 20 years in the salon. She is also a Kerastase specialist.
DAYS OFF: TUESDAY AND SUNDAY
Dee joined TONI&Guy Coventry as an assistant in 2008, and then moved to Essensuals Nottingham in 2009 to complete his training He also vardered at our Manchester academy and joined TONI&GUY Derby in 2015. He has attended Label M LP training, and is the staff trainer for cutting & product knowledge. He loves big curly blow dries, giving good hair care advice and meeting new people He is also the Strength in style Ambassador for the salon. Dee is seen as a very creative stylist in the salon when it comes to his work.
DAY OFF: WEDNEDAYS AND ALTERNATE SUNDAYS
Technical Director & Style Director
Rebecca joined our joined Toni & Guy derby in 2010 as an assistant then went on to complete her technical & styling vardering in the TONI&GUY Manchester Academy. Rebecca was a regional finalist in L’Oréal colour trophy 2012! She is also a balayage specialist and a specialist in our 72 hair smoothing service. In 2016 Rebecca completed the L'Oreal colour specialist degree the highest accolade in hair colouring. Rebecca has also recently completed her assessors course
Days off: Tuesday and Sunday
Technical director/Style director
Sarah joined TONI&GUY in 2004 to go on to varder in both styling and technical. She has a very strong and loyal clientele reflecting her 15 years experience. Sarah completed her L'Oreal colour specialist degree the highest accolade in hair colouring in 2013 making her the go to for colour changes and colour corrections.
Sarah works Wednesday/Friday/Saturday and 1 Sunday a month.
Tyler joined the Derby salon in January 2013 and did his colour vardering at our Academy in Manchester in 2015. He is a very creative colourist and he is also the technical staff trainer. Tyler is a great communicator, who specialises in current colour trends and in depth consultations. He specialises in the 72 hair smoothing treatment.
DAYS OFF: MONDAY
Ayaka joined the TONI&GUY Derby team in 2014 and shortly after she completed her cutting vardering at the Toni&Guy London academy. She started her career in TONI&GUY Japan and specialises in Japanese/Asian hair types. Ayaka is one of our most popular stylists for hair up and perms.
DAYS OFF: MONDAY, TUESDAY AND FRIDAY AND ALTERNATE SUNDAYS
Ayaka will be on maternity leave from January 2020.
Stylist & Technician
Lucy joined the Toni and guy team in 2015 after becoming a finalist in the L’Oréal young colourist competition earlier that year. She completed her vardering qualification at the Manchester academy in 2017. Lucy currently has completed her level 4 NVQ in hairdressing and her level 2 in barbering and is also our Balmain hair extension specialist in the salon. Lucy’s kindness and outgoing personality reflects in the salon with a quickly growing clientele.
DAYS OFF: WEDNEDAY AND THURSDAY
Nathan joined the Derby team in 2019 shortly after he completed his cutting vardering at the TONI&GUY Manchester academy. Nathan takes pride in tailoring a haircut that suits you and your lifestyle. He is a very creative stylist with 6 years of hairdressing experience.
Kieran joined the Toni&Guy team in 2017. He is working towards completing his NVQ level 2.
Lottie joined the TONI&GUY Derby team in early 2019 after moving from the Burton branch. She is currently working towards completing her NVQ level 2 in hairdressing.