Meet the team
Learn more about our award-winning experts, their skill set, speciality and educational background.
Salon Owner/Premier Stylist/ Senior Technician
Nani has been a hairdresser for over 13 years now. Her passion for hairdressing is mostly inclined to hair colouring, allowing her to express her creative side. She took over the business nearly 5 years ago from prior ownership of Essensuals TONI&GUY Swiss Cottage.
Originally from Iran, she speaks fluently Farsi and English. Her primary goal is client satisfaction, she “enjoys making people feel at their happiest”.
Maria has been managing Essensuals TONI&GUY Swiss Cottage for 4 Years now, her career in the Hairdressing/ Beauty Industry has been over 31 years.
Mainly Maria comes from a Nails & Beauty background and having worked inside hair Salons most of her life, she has a high understanding of Client needs and expectations.
She thrives to motivate the team and especially creating a fun and family type ambiance for both the team and the clients .
“I am extremely proud of the great team we have established, everyone is so talented in their own particular way”.
Languages spoken: English, Portuguese and a bit of Spanish.
Art Director /Senior Technician/ Staff Trainer
Jarek joined our team at Essensuals TONI&GUY Swiss Cottage 5 Years ago. He has 25 Years experience in the hairdressing industry. He is originally from Poland, where he had the opportunity to run his own successful Salon. He has grown within the TONI&GUY family.
He is now the sole in-Salon Staff Trainer.
He is creative, friendly and respected amongst his colleagues for his outstanding professionalism. Jarek is passionate about hair, and his ultimate goal is ultimate customer satisfaction. He’s always ready to help with any task big or small, he has excellent team spirit. Jarek is fluent both English and Polish.
Senior Stylist/Senior Technician
Ella has been in the hairdressing industry for 14 years. She is originally from Greece. She joined our team at Essensuals TONI&GUY Swiss Cottage in 2013.
Ella’s passion for hairdressing started from when she was a little girl. She “enjoys mostly the interaction with clients, making sure everyone leaves the Salon feeling glamorous and allowing her to bring out her creativity”. One of her many Strengths is Bridal Hair-up and Fashion Styling.
Ella Speaks English, Greek and Albanian fluently.
Senior Stylist/Senior Technician
(currently on maternity leave )
Aga has moved here from Poland. Started her career in hairdressing very young, she has 15 Years in this field. She has been in London 2 years now and been a part of our team at Essensuals Toni & Guy Swiss Cottage since. Aga has integrated herself very easily with her colleagues,she is very professional, friendly and eager to please her clients. “she enjoys making big transformations and wedding Style hair-up to bring out her creativity”. Her goal is to learn and grow within the Toni and Guy Family. She Speaks both English and Polish.
Aga is currently on maternity leave. Expected back in salon around september 2019.
Sonia has 11 Years of experience in hairdressing. She joined our team at Essensuals TONI&GUY Swiss Cottage 3 years ago.
After taking some time off to be a full-time mother She felt the need to come back into the exciting world of Hair Styling.
She is an easy going friendly person with a great sense of customer service. She is now taking part of our in Salon training programme, where she is striving to grow within the Company.
“Her creative edge is more inclined towards Cutting, which she love’s"
Sonia speaks English, Albanian and Greek Fluently and a bit of Italian.
Premiere Stylist /Senior Techinician
Heliya first started working with our team at Essensuals TONI&GUY Swiss Cottage as our receptionist 4 years back.
She realised her passion for hair was growing so she went on to achieve her NVQ level 2 she has undergone extensive training through TONI&GUY Academy, and has had a steady growth pattern, within the salon very quickly.
Her goal and dream is “to work backstage and get involved in the Fashion world”.
She is friendly and always ready to lend a hand, truly an all-around asset to the Salon.
Heliya Speaks English and Farsi fluently.
Charlotte is the most recent addition to our stylist team, she has worked in the hairdressing industry for over 10 years.
Charlotte is friendly, and bubbly a welcome breath of fresh air to our Salon.
She is currently training to become a senior stylist through our in house vardering program. Her goal is to make clients feel their best self and make everyone happy. Her upbeat personality is great as it brings up the team spirit her smile is contagious.
Her future goal is to grow within the TONI&GUY company and eventually become an art director.
Charlotte is native English speaking and also speaks a bit of Spanish.
Bea joined our team a year and a half ago.
She is the youngest in our team “our baby” she is extremely friendly,hard working, has grown as a junior and has proven through time she is reliable,responsible and has a positive attitude.
She is currently doing a training program for her NVQ 3 qualification, through the TONI&GUY program.
She cares greatly about clients and her colleagues. She has evolved quite a lot, since she began with us.
she is eager to come onto the shop floor as a stylist. Her dream is “ to work back-stage at London Fashion week etc…” She is originally from Romania, speaks English and Romanian fluently.
Summer has joined our team roughly a year ago. She is NVQ level 3 certified hairstylist, currently undergoing our vardering program.
She is a friendly well mannered individual who is customer focused.
Summer worked as mobile hairdresser and has decided to join our Salon to grow within the hairdressing industry, she has grown as a professional tremendously from when she started, soon she will join our existing team on the shop floor as a stylist. Where she will continue to provide the best possible service always with a smile.
Her goal is to grow within TONI&GUY family and become one of the top of the industry.
Giulia started working in the hair industry from the early age of 15, in her country of origin which is Italy.
She has an NVQ level 3 in Styling and is a master colourist certified by Redken.
She is currently bringing her skills up to date within our in-house training program for styling.
She joined our team in December 2018, her first goal was to adapt to our working methods, and improve her English communication skills, which she has mastered very well.
Giulia is friendly, hard working a great team player and very focused.
She will be a great addition to our shop floor very soon as a Technician, primarily.
She is fluent in Italian and English.
Karolina joined our Salon 2 years ago, She Specializes in waxing, eyebrow tinting and lash lifts.
Although she operates her own business on our ground floor, she integrated herself in such a way that we consider her a great addition to our team.
She is friendly, extremely professional and clients simply think she's brilliant.
Languages spoken are: English and Polish