Get to know the team

Our team believes in the power of science. It is made up of experts in supplements science, gut health and nutrition, as well as lifelong learners who, after suffering the adverse consequences of  nutritional deficiencies, taught themselves about the power of nutritional supplements.

Stephen Manderson

aka Professor Green

Co-founder

Having suffered from gut health problems his entire life, Stephen embarked on a self-education journey to learn about the importance of good gut health and its effects on overall wellbeing. A well-known British rapper, songwriter and television personality, Stephen has released two Top 3 albums, amassed over 3.5 million combined sales in the UK and headlined four national tours. Stephen’s presented critically acclaimed documentaries for the BBC and Channel 4 and his autobiography Lucky was a bestseller. Dedicated to spreading mental health awareness, Stephen is a patron of anti-suicide charity Calm.

Stephen uses the dual pack religiously every morning, you can check out our dual pack here.

Kevin Godlington

Co-founder

Kevin has founded and co-founded businesses – valued at over £100 million – most of which specialize in organic ingredients that are used across Europe. A former Special Forces soldier, Kevin’s mental health struggles led him to learn about and experiment with gut nutrition and mind health practices. Along the way, he realised there is a better way to provide high-performance nutrition for the masses, helping bring Aguulp to fruition. Kevin is a co-founder of Tickets for Troops and a former adviser to Prime Minister David Cameron on the National Citizen Service.

Kevin has a particular soft spot for the minty Aguulp for Gut, but takes both Gut and Brain every morning to make sure he’s firing on all cylinders.

Jason Fox

aka Foxy

Special Projects Director

Foxy chronicled his struggles with PTSD in his bestselling memoir Battle Scars, a condition he developed during a distinguished 20-year career in the army as a former Royal Marine Commando and Special Forces Sergeant. The experience led him to realize the importance and impact of good nutrition on mental health. Foxy currently hosts Channel 4’s hit series SAS: Who Dares Wins. He has trekked to the North Pole and rowed across the Atlantic in record-breaking time to raise money for a number of charities.

Foxy has replaced his pre-workout with Aguulp for Brain to give him the energy that he needs.

Marina Logacheva

Brand & Marketing Director

Marina brings to Aguulp more than 16 years of experience in medical and health food marketing.  She’s worked for global companies such as Heinz, Johnson & Johnson and Kimberly-Clark. She has grown multiple brands in the UK and Ireland, as well as across Europe and farther afield. Passionate about functional medicine and the science behind effective and tasty wellness solutions, Marina holds a BSc in Nutrition and Psychology, as well as Certificate in Nutritional therapy. She is a keen sports enthusiast and an Ironman athlete.

Marina is infamous at Aguulp HQ for her work ethic, she uses Aguulp for Brain to power her through the day.

Islam Mahdy

Chief Experience Officer

Islam is the Chairman & CEO of Credence Hospitality Developments, he also co-founded Quirky Ventures, an angel investment fund that supports some of Egypt’s most successful startups. Islam started his career in investment banking at EFG-Hermes and holds two Masters, one in Business from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and the other in Design from the Royal College of Arts. His passion for experience design has led him to pursue a Ph.D. in Design Engineering at Imperial College, focusing on the intersection of behavioural science and design. He joins the Aguulp team as the Chief Experience Officer.