Sweet Chariot began in 1998 and has widened its team and offering ever since. Meet the main players.

Sweet Chariot has provided a top quality service to thousands of touring groups for the past 20 years. Many have left the UK to play sport worldwide but we have also welcomed as many tourists into the UK & Europe to play sport as well as enjoy Europe’s culture.

From our office in Epsom we look forward to working with you on your next trip.

Sweet Chariot Leisure Limited

Registered in England & Wales. Registered No. 3528112

Registered Office: 342 Regents Park Road, London, N3 2LJ

Trading Office: 19 Church Road, Epsom, KT17 4DZ

Vat No. 711124492

Meet The Team

  • James Kennedy

    James Kennedy

    James Kennedy

    Managing Director

    James works closely with Kate to ensure every detail of your tour is covered. James’s vast experience of operational detail is just one reason why Sweet Chariot stands out as an excellent tour operator.

    james.kennedy@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Ian Carrick

    Ian Carrick

    Ian Carrick

    Marketing Director

    Ian began at Sweet Chariot in 2000 and now looks after the Spectators & Corporate side of the business, as well as the marketing. If you have a specific request, please email Ian at:

    ian.carrick@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Samantha Cousins

    Samantha Cousins

    Samantha Cousins

    Head of Operations

    Heading up Operations, Samantha brings real enthusiasm as well as expertise and always delivers fantastic tours.

    samantha.cousins@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Kate Jory

    Kate Jory

    Kate Jory

    Product Development Executive

    Kate will ensure you receive all the attention you require. With an overall view of your tour details, Kate will get the best from your itinerary.

    kate.jory@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Debbie Carryer

    Debbie Carryer

    Debbie Carryer

    Lacrosse Manager

    As a player, England U21 Manager, FIL International Development Committee member, coach and PE teacher Debbie has played many lacrosse roles and is passionate about the game.

    Debbie works closely with James to ensure Sweet Chariot continues to be an expert Lacrosse tour operator.

    debbie.carryer@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Kandarp Soni

    Kandarp Soni

  • Simon Staniland

    Simon Staniland

    Simon Staniland

    Sales Manager

    Simon heads up the Sales team at Sweet Chariot. Having worked at Sweet Chariot for over 12 years, Simon has an expert knowledge of your sporting destinations.

    simon.staniland@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Christina Benson

    Christina Benson

  • Malcolm Willden

    Malcolm Willden

    Malcolm Willden

    Sales

    Mal is a former first class rugby player who has played and coached over 35 years. He has been in the sports tour business for almost 30 years and is dedicated to providing tours that are the perfect blend of sports, culture and excitement for our customers.

    Mal.Willden@sweetchariot.co.uk 

  • Tony Jones

    Tony Jones

    Tony Jones

    Sales

    Having started his career teaching PE and History in a Beckenham Comprehensive School, Tony has over 25 years experience in managing both Study and Sports tours all around the Globe. Apart from schools, he can count both the British Council and Manchester United as former clients. Tony is also a former Kent county football player.

    tony.jones@sweetchariot.co.uk

  • Jack Owen

    Jack Owen

    Jack Owen

    Operations Executive

    A passion for sport is central to Jack’s personality. He loves the outdoors and enjoys keeping fit. As a member of Sweet Chariot’s Operations Team, he seeks to deliver bespoke tours that are tailor-made to your requirements.

    jack.owen@sweetchariot.co.uk