Ringwood Publishing Limited is a company incorporated under the Companies Acts and registered in Scotland with company number SC482600.

Ringwood has a board of seven directors and is owned by 15 shareholders.


Chief Executive Officer | Sandy Jamieson, OBE: Previously Assistant Director (Children and Families) with Strathclyde Regional Council, then Chief Executive with Includem. He is also an author of six books.

Chief Administrative Officer | Isobel Freeman: After gaining a PhD in social sciences, Isobel had a successful career as a Senior Manager in Research, Information and Service in Scottish Social Work, before becoming a Consultant with a major Social Services IT provider. She has many years experience of editing both non-fiction and fiction material and served Ringwood for many years as Chief Editor.

Managing Director This position is currently being carried out on a temporary basis by the Chief Executive. Applications from candidates willing to fill this position on at least a part-time basis will  be welcomed.

Assistant Managing Director (Social Media & Marketing) Eilidh Harrower  has a BAHons degree and  has just  finished an MA in English Literature

Assistant Managing Director (Editorial and Production) Mridula Sharma Mridula has a degree in English Literature and extensive research experience. She has secured a place on a Glasgow University MLitt course in 2022. Mridula also acts as Submissions Manager

Operations Manager | Dave Webster: After an active career in public utilities and local government, Dave took early retirement to focus on his interests of hill walking, geology, and volunteering. His responsibilities include the Ringwood E-Book division. 

Marketing Manager | Currently vacant, applications welcome

Graphic Designer | Currently vacant. Applications welcome

Board of Directors

Lynsey Smith, chair

Isobel Freeman

Sandy Jamieson

Jo Kelly

Margaret McInnes

Marie-Claire Jones

John Donnelly


Ringwood has taken on a number of interns who contribute considerable skills like Reading, Proofreading, Editing, Copyediting, Design, Promotion and Marketing in order to gain valuable experience of the publishing industry.

Our current interns include:   Eimear McCaul,  Jack Cassidy, Amber Murray,  Hana Kennedy, Rachel Campbell,   Nina Panter, Eva McLean, Natasha Cunningham, Alice Kirk, Ellie Goodenough, Neil McDonald and Prerana Sahoo

Anyone interested in becoming an Intern with Ringwood should consult the separate Interns Page on this website, and if still interested in such a position, send a CV, details of relevant experience, and availability to mail@ringwoodpublishing.com

Regrettably, internships with Ringwood Publishing are unpaid.