Our people

At ExecSpace, we’re a happy, friendly entrepreneurial bunch.
Get to know our team below.

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Emma Little
CEO & Founder

What do you do at ExecSpace?
Drive the business forward, make sure everyone’s motivated to work towards our vision, make sure our team and clients are happy and go after the big wins.

Get to know Emma

What makes you happy?
Spending time with my partner and family, Edinburgh, a beer with my best pal Jane, pizza, when Scotland rugby team score and they play ‘I’m Gonna Be – 500 Miles’, Saturday mornings watching TV and Ricky Gervais.

Celebrity crush?
Definitely Katherine Grainger. Although, I’ve recently started to fancy Sian Gibson too.

Most inspiring quote?
“This is no time for ease and comfort – it is time to dare and endure.”  – Winston Churchill.

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
A strong year in business, celebrating my 40th and going on a weekend break with my partner and parents to Berlin or Belfast.

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Graeme McLaughlin
Head of Sales & Service

What do you do at ExecSpace?
Oversee the sales and service side of the business, grow existing client relationships and build new ones, drive the private sector and have an encyclopaedic knowledge of venues.

Get to know Graeme

What makes you happy?
Dinner and drinks out with my fiancée, good times with the family, beers with the boys, St. Mirren winning and listening to ‘good’ tunes. And….being in Glasgow!

Celebrity crush?
Laura Whitmore.

Most inspiring quote?
“When you win, you don’t get carried away. But if you go step by step, with confidence, you can go far.” – Diego Maradona.

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
ExecSpace’s strongest year to date, St. Mirren winning the league and being promoted, going to Barcelona for my stag do, the World Cup in Russia and…..getting married!!! (for the record that’s the order it is happening and not of importance).

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Kristin Lamb
Head of Public Sector

What do you do at ExecSpace?
Look after the Scottish Government Framework contract and ensure all our public sector clients are happy.

Get to know Kristin

What makes you happy?
Spending time with friends and family, make up, food, when I hit 10,000 steps on my FitBit and making cocktails!

Celebrity crush?
Zac Efron, Leonardo Dicaprio, Hugh Jackman, Robbie Downie Jr.

Most inspiring quote?
“You can always make more money, but you can’t make more time.”

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Making a good start on event bookings for 2018, going to New York for my 30th and hopefully buying a new car!

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Angela Brown
Financial, Commercial & Operations

What do you do at ExecSpace?
I oversee our finance and data systems making sure we have accurate information to support and direct business strategy.

Get to know Angela

What makes you happy?
My family, my children especially so.

Celebrity crush?
George Clarke.

Most inspiring quote?
“Do the best you can until you know better. Then, when you know better, do better.” – Maya Angelou.

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Everything that 2018 brings my way and new challenges to be found.

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Pamela McCaw
Finance Manager

What do you do at ExecSpace?
I look after all transient accommodation and work in the finance team.

Get to know Pamela

What makes you happy?
Spending time with my partner Steven and my wee boy Alex.

Celebrity crush?
Channing Tatum.

Most inspiring quote?
“If you can dream it, you can do it.”

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Moving into our new house!

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Danny Turner
Business Analyst & System Support

What do you do at ExecSpace?
If something’s data or technology related then I’m probably involved.

Get to know Danny

What makes you happy?
Schadenfreud, reading a good book, playing a good game and pondering thought experiments.

Celebrity crush?
Fiona Dourif (I may have just watched Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency), Karen Gillan, Natalie Dormer, The Rock, Zoe Saldana.

Most inspiring quote?
“Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won’t come in.” – Isaac Asimov.

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Completing my Master’s degree.

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Katrina McGregor
PA to CEO & Founder

What do you do at ExecSpace?
I’m the gatekeeper, planner and organiser of Emma’s diary, making sure that the diary is used to its potential and Emma’s time is well-spent.

Get to know Katrina

What makes you happy?
My children, my family and a good gin and tonic, with slice and ice!

Celebrity crush?
Cillian Murphy but my daughter says it’s more Tom Hardy.

Most inspiring quote?
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean.

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Snowboarding in France, The Walking Dead Season 9, Live Music Festivals in Scotland and if I’m being optimistic, BBQ-ing in the summer.

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Lisa Cusson
Venue Consultant – Private Sector

What do you do at ExecSpace?
My job is to find you the perfect venue for your event!

Get to know Lisa

What makes you happy?
Good food, good wine and good company.

Celebrity crush?
Jason Momoa.

Most inspiring quote?
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss.

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Learning to drive.

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India Copeland
Venue Consultant – Public Sector

What do you do at ExecSpace?
Working to client briefs, I source venues whilst negotiating best rates for our Scottish Government clients.

Get to know India

What makes you happy?
My family, spending time with friends, Wagamamas, making a mess of the kitchen whilst baking, my Goldendoodles, a good French Martini and the rare occasions when I win board games.

Celebrity crush?
Ryan Reynolds and Tom Hardy…big fan.

Most inspiring quote?
“There is only one success – to be able to spend your life in your own way.”

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Visiting my brother who currently lives in Abu Dhabi.

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Flora Bruce
Venue Consultant – Public Sector

What do you do at ExecSpace?
I work in the public sector team, ensuring we find the best options to suit our clients’ requirements.

Get to know Flora

What makes you happy?
Dogs, beach days, finding a great TV show to binge watch, cheese and quality time with my nearest and dearest.

Celebrity crush?
Henry Cavill or Zac Efron.

Most inspiring quote?
“You have brains in your head, you have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.”

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Summertime and a couple of wee trips away to new and exciting places.

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Sina Suominen
Venue Consultant – Private Sector

What do you do at ExecSpace?
I help source the perfect venues for our clients’ every event.

Get to know Sina

What makes you happy?
My dogs back home, sushi and napping.

Celebrity crush?
Matthew McConaughey.

Most inspiring quote?
I don’t like quotes :).

What are you most looking forward to in 2018?
Completing my first full year at ExecSpace, my travelling plans, and going home for the summer (summer is the only right time to be in Finland!).