- Joined WSI in July 2014
Marcella Martinelli is Italian and arrived in London in the mid 80's from her native Switzerland where she studied art and fashion, consequently attending the London College of Fashion then working for Vivienne Westwood. Her career later flourished as a stylist and journalist working for the likes of How to Spend it, FT The Times, Vanity Fair, US In Style, also working with actors for red carpet events such as the Oscars, BAFTA amongst many others high profile social premiers. Marcella is a jewellery and travel aficionado specialising in the luxury market and is currently Fashion director of JFW magazine.com
Trausti Thor Sverrisson has had a dual career in education and media, completing his master's degree in mathematics education with distinction from Reykjavik University before taking up teaching mathematics in London where he lives with his wife, Marcella. He left his native Iceland to find new inspirational paths in London after a lustrous career in radio where he has done editorial, program and managerial work and presented live radio and television broadcasts, mainly relating to classical music. He has a new found passion writing about the beautiful English country side and it's pleasures as well as more exotic shores.