Parag Bhargava

Acting Chairman of the ABIA

Suman Marriage Bureau is a founder member of the ABIA. Parag joined the council in 2001 following in his late father's footsteps and has led the development of the online Code of Practice as well as being responsible for the Association's presence in the South East.

Alex Mellor-Brook

Secretary of the ABIA

Alex Mellor-Brook, Co-Founded Select Personal Introductions in 1997 and has served as an ABIA Council member since 2001. After serving as Development Officer (UK), from 2001-2011, Alex was subsequently appointed Secretary for the Association of British Introduction Agencies.

Karen Mooney

Press Officer of the ABIA

Karen Mooney founded Sara Eden Introductions in September 1988 and has served as a Council member since 1989. She is Press Officer for the ABIA.

Sandra McMahon

Recruitment Officer

Sandra has over 21 years of experience in the industry. Working closely with the council she hopes to raise the standards of independent dating agencies, Introduction services & Matchmakers.

Eleanor de Goni-Parks

Development Officer

Eleanor joins the Council with 30 years of experience. She will help raise awareness about the ABIA and promote best practices within the industry.

Nicky Dunn

Development Officer

Nicky founded Pi Society based in the Westcountry five years ago and with eighteen years of experience in recruitment, she is a born connector. Her passions are people, collaboration and as Development Officer will help promote and bring more benefits to joining the ABIA.

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