Founder and Director
Annie Martin is the founder and managing director of Nannies Incorporated. Annie has business experience across the UK, France and the wider international market, and is fluent in both French and English with a good understanding of German. With a Law Degree (LLB) from the University of Pantheon-Assas and an undergraduate degree in German, Annie first worked at the European Commission in Brussels, before establishing a fashion Marketing and PR agency.
Annie founded Nannies Incorporated in 1989 in London, followed by offices in Paris and Dubai. Annie is very involved in the running of the agency supporting her team; They pride themselves on their professional and approachable service, always working hard to please both clients and nannies. They believe in personal contact and are always only a phone call away.
She is a mother of three children and has employed several maternity nurses and nannies so understands their clients’ needs first-hand. Annie’s experience is reflected in the way the agency is run – with professionalism and empathy.
Annie is also the founder and director of the charity Destiny of a Child, which works on a voluntary basis to raise money for children with disabilities by organising sporty challenges and social events. Having raised funds for profoundly deaf children in need of a cochlear implant, the charity now raises funds for children with autism.
Jodie Hunn runs the overseas department at Nannies Incorporated and is in charge of recruiting and placing maternity nurses, nannies and governesses with private clients worldwide (VIP and UHNW) including Europe, Middle East and Far East.
Jodie is from New Zealand and holds a Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood. Following her degree, she spent 8 years as a nanny in private families worldwide. She has travelled extensively and lived in various countries throughout her nanny career, allowing her to experience a range of cultures, languages and professional experiences.
Since 2014 Jodie has been working in recruitment. Her experience as a teacher, a nanny and a recruiter makes her an asset to clients and candidates who appreciate her experience and skills.
Melissa Richardson specialises in placing candidates with families in London and German speaking countries. Melissa speaks fluent German and has a degree in English Literature and History from Queen Mary, University of London. She has in-depth experience working as a live in nanny, daily nanny, governess and rota nanny herself for over 8 years in London, Russia, Germany and Austria. This experience provides her with an insider’s perspective on working for private families, along with a strong understanding of the nanny/employer relationship. This in turn enables to find the perfect member of staff for her clients.
Personal Assistant to Annie Martin
Candice Lestréhan joined Nannies Incorporated as the Executive Assistant to Annie Martin, founder of the agency. Fluent in French and English, Candice gives full administrative support to the London office and is actively involved in the advertising and marketing strategies surrounding our social media campaigns. Candice holds a Master in British and American literature and civilisation from the University of Bretagne Sud in France. She worked at the “Lycée International de Londres” for 2 years as an administrative assistant and is therefore a great addition to the team.
Anne Langley-Evans is living between London and Abu Dhabi and has been the representative for Nannies Incorporated in the UAE since 2009. Anne spent 20 years working in the City of London and as an MBA and Degree in Business Administration & Accounting. As a working mother herself Anne has successfully employed nannies and understands client’s individual needs and requirements. Anne has a vast knowledge of living abroad as she has lived in the UK, Hong Kong, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Sophie has been working in our Paris office since 2014 and works along with the Director Annie Martin. Prior to joining Nannies Incorporated Sophie managed another recruitment agency. Being a mother herself, Sophie understands the needs of parents looking for a nanny or a maternity nurse. Sophie loves to travel and appreciates the fast-paced way of life of some of our clients. She has lived in Asia and perfected her English by living in London and obtaining her English certificate from Cambridge.
Rose Bayona Tadia
London Housekeeper Assistant
Rose Bayona Tadia supports Nannies Incorporated on a part-time basis with the recruitment of housekeepers and nanny-housekeepers. Rose has worked as a professional London housekeeper in private homes for the past 15 years, as well as having worked in Singapore and Dubai. Prior to working as a housekeeper, Rose worked as a recruitment consultant for a housekeeper agency in the Philippines. Rose allows us understand our candidates better and gives us the opportunity to recruit only the best housekeepers in London.