Our Team

Nigel Dacre - Founder and CEO

Before launching Inclusive Digital, Nigel worked with Ten Alps for five years, where he was the founder Chief Executive of Teachers TV and Managing Director of Ten Alps Digital.

Previously, he was the Editor of ITV News, in charge of News at Ten and the 24-hour ITN News Channel. He was also the Editor of the 1997 and 2001 General Election Results programmes, and the Princess Diana Funeral programme. He was made a Fellow of the Royal Television Society in 2002.

Nigel was Chair of the Local TV Network (LTVN) from 2013-15, and a Director of Notts TV from 2012-16.

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Stephen Arkell - Executive Producer

Stephen’s experience as a senior producer includes making peak time broadcast series for BBC1 and BBC2, as well as working for many years on ITV’s News at Ten. He has produced and directed commercial videos for blue chips such as the AA, British Airways, British Gas, Centrica, DHL, Emirates, E.on, Marks and Spencer, Motorola, Pfizer, Sainsbury and Whitbread to name a few, and public/third sector organisations including the BBC, The British Council, Marie Stopes, The Metropolitan Police, and The London Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

He has in-depth experience across a wide range of genres including news, documentary, consumer, drama, comedy and promotional.

Ella Stewart-Holland - Office and Production Manager

Ella is in charge of the administration and management of Inclusive’s offices in London and Barcelona. She handles order confirmations, booking forms, contracts, invoices and expenses.

Ella also oversees our filming, editing and production workflow.

Before joining the company, she worked in the fashion and events management sector, having studied Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies at Roehampton University.

Javier Prieto - Director and Senior Web Developer

Javier is a highly experienced web developer and has worked for digital companies in London and Spain. Before joining Inclusive, he worked for London-based Datum Protect as a web-based applications analyst, designer and developer.

As well as HTML, CSS, PHP, Ajax, and jQuery skills, Javier has detailed knowledge of running servers, networks and UNIX systems.

Eduardo Lazaro - Web Developer

Before joining Inclusive, Eduardo worked for Bitmap Company, a web design agency, Hantec Markets, a forex trading company, and FusePump, a data extraction agency.

He has expertise in PHP/OOP, jQuery, Javascript, SQL, Linux, Git, MVC and Content Management Systems.

Berta Devant - iOS App Developer

Berta is our iOS  App Devloper, based in the Barcelona office. She recently graduated from City University of New York with a degree in computer studies, and worked for Small Planet, a Brooklyn based app agency, before joining Inclusive.

Berta has a strong knowledge of Swift, Android, Java , C# and Unity Environment, and is also experienced in web development.

Alongside her work for Inclusive, Berta is the director of Women Who Code, Barcelona.

Allan Taylor - Digital Producer

Allan is a digital producer with experience of creating video content for a wide range of platforms from mobile applications to cinema screens. Before joining Inclusive, he worked at Blueprint Film and has freelanced as a Director/Producer.

Allan has a BSc in Digital Film Post Production Technology from Staffordshire University.

Benjamin Ridley - Digital Producer

Benjamin is the latest digital producer to the team, fresh from his degree in Television and Video Production at Southampton Solent University.

His previous experience includes outside broadcasting, producing online content, and freelancing as a camera operator for a number of production companies.

Steve Perkins - Director, Local Digital News

Steve’s background is as a senior broadcasting regulator, with extensive experience of TV licensing processes and Broadcasting Code compliance. Posts included Controller of Programme and Advertising Standards at the ITC and most recently Head of Content Policy for Ofcom.

At Ofcom he directed two major reports that helped map policy for the development of local TV in the UK.

He was Company Secretary for Notts TV, reflecting LDN’s involvement in the Notts TV consortium.

Local Digital News is a company formed jointly by Inclusive and Steve Perkins. It is based at the Inclusive Digital offices in London.

Ashok Shah FCCA - Finance Director

Ashok has worked as Finance Director for Teachers TV and as Head of Finance for the TV production company Brook Lapping. He is a member of the ACCA – the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Inclusive Consultants and Freelancers

Over the last ten years, we have built up a network of experienced freelance and consultant designers, developers, producers, editors and camera technicians – who can be called on to work on projects both in London and around the UK.