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Debt Free London HQ

Debt Free London
The Debt Free London leadership team are based at Toynbee Hall in East London and provide support to advisors across London to provide free, high-quality advice across the capital.

Centre details, opening times and location

  • Opening times

    Monday: 10:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday: 10:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday: 10:00 - 17:00
    Thursday: 10:00 - 17:00
    Friday: 10:00 - 17:00

  • Where we are

    28 Commercial Street
    London
    E1 6LS
    United Kingdom

  • How to find us

    • Liverpool Street
    • Aldgate East
    • 25, 205, 242
28 Commercial Street
London
E1 6LS
0808 164 2480

Monday: 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday: 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday: 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 17:00
Friday: 10:00 - 17:00

Your advice team

Amaka Menakaya

subtitle: Partnership & Compliance Manager

Amaka is our Partnership & Compliance Manager for South and West London, supporting our partner organisations to provide high-quality advice. Prior to joining the team in August 2016, Amaka was a Grant Manager at a non-departmental public body.

Shajida Ali

subtitle: Quality Assurance Manager

Shajida is a Quality Assurance Manager, supporting advisors and supervisors who help clients via our digital channels. She has been a debt advisor since 2009, and prior to that was a generalist advisor for two years.

Necla Bakirci

subtitle: Quality Assurance Manager

Necla is one of our Quality Assurance Managers, supporting partners located in South and East London. She joined the team in November 2019. Before joining the team, Necla has spent over 13 years as a senior debt caseworker, DRO intermediary and peer assessor.

Matt Dronfield

subtitle: Head of Debt Free London

Matt is Head of Debt Free London and has led our partnership since January 2019. He is responsible for ensuring we can offer free, expert advice to over 24,000 people each year.

Taj Chana

subtitle: Postremo IT

Taj and the team at Postremo IT provide IT and technical support to our colleagues across our service.

Sharaf Mahmood

subtitle: Partnership & Compliance Manager

Sharaf is our Partnership & Compliance Manager for Central and East London and supports Debt Free London's partner organisations to provide high-quality advice. Before joining the team in April 2019 Sharaf managed a number of large employment contracts for a charity in East London.

Sampath Senanayake

subtitle: Finance Officer

Sampath is our Finance Officer and works with the Debt Free London Partnership and Compliance Managers to ensure partners are paid on time, in line with their financial methodologies.

Ripon Ray

subtitle: Quality Assurance Manager

Ripon is a Quality Assurance Manager, supporting advisors and supervisors located in Central and East London. Before joining the Debt Free London team in April 2019, Ripon has spent over six years as a senior debt caseworker.

Kudzai Tsoka

subtitle: Postremo IT

Kudzai and the team at Postremo IT provide IT and technical support to our colleagues across our service.