The Chamber Committee

Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce is a thriving modern membership organisation which is the responsible voice of business in the local area.

Committee Meetings

The committee meets on the third Thursday of each month (excluding December). If you are a current Chamber member and there’s an issue you would like to bring to the attention of the committee or a suggestion to make, please write to the committee. Your letter must reach the secretary no later than the third Monday of the month.

Please mark your envelope “Committee” and address it to:
The Secretary, Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce, c/o Jarlands, 187a South Coast Road, Peacehaven, East Sussex, BN10 8NS. Email:

Contacting a committee member

You can email any member of the Chamber committee via the chamber office, please mark your email for the attention of the relevant committee


Executive Committee 2016/17


Mark Derrick – Chairman

Mark owns Jarlands on the South Coast Road. He lives in Peacehaven with his partner and young family and coaches youth rugby in his spare time.


Simon Studd – Vice Chairman

Simon is a local entrepreneur having recently franchised his gardening business Clean Cut Gardening.


Helen Macaulay – Treasurer

Helen owns HM Book-keeping and Payroll Services based in Newhaven.  In her spare time she organises all the fundraising for Newhaven & Seaford Sea Cadets.


Rachel Brown – Secretary

Rachel owns Secretary Outsource, a freelance secretarial service. Rachel lives in Peacehaven and has a grown-up son.


Nigel Enever – Chamber Ambassador 

Nigel is retired and has agreed to represent the Chamber on various local committees and business boards in order to ensure our members are kept up to date and feed back on issues which may affect them.


Gary Maskell – Committee Member

Gary is the owner of Advice4Business He lives in Telscombe Cliffs with his two children.


Grahame Bannister – Committee Member

Grahame is the owner of Southern PC Services, a business providing computer repair and maintenance for the home and office.  He lives in Peacehaven with his partner and between them they have 5 children.


Christian Fleming  – Committee Member

Christian is the owner of Northstar Technology Ltd a local IT service that specialises in hardware supply and support for SMEs across Sussex. He lives in Brighton and when he gets the time likes the odd game of badminton.