Meet The Team

Ben HerbertPublisherBen Herbert - FashionBeans Publisher

The founder and driving force behind FashionBeans, Ben Herbert has been providing the everyday male with fashion and style advice since 2007. Having started the site as a side project, Ben has since grown the title into a mainstream media publication with more than 2.5m visitors a month.

Ian TaylorEditor-in-ChiefIan Taylor - Editor-in-Chief

With 15 years’ experience in publishing, editor-in-chief Ian Taylor oversees the content on all FashionBeans channels. A former editor at AskMen and Men’s Health, he has made a career out of finding the best advice for men on everything from style and grooming to fitness, careers and relationships. He thinks that 90% of his wardrobe is navy, grey or white, but don’t hold that against him.

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Luke ToddDeputy EditorLuke Todd - News Editor

As FashionBeans deputy editor, Luke Todd is tasked with filtering through the latest from the worlds of fashion, grooming, fitness, technology and lifestyle to deliver an indispensable edit of the most stylish stuff. Along with working on the site since 2009, he has written for leading titles such as ShortList, Drapers and GQ Style Germany and has consulted for brands including Bulldog Skincare and James Harknett.

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Natasha DanielsAssociate EditorNatasha Daniels - Associate Editor

FashionBeans associate editor Natasha Daniels has spent the best part of a decade working with some of the world’s top fashion brands. A former style adviser on Radio One and ITV, with bylines in The Telegraph, The Times and The Guardian, she now uses her experience to keep men up to date with all the need-to-know trends and key pieces.

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Lee KynastonGrooming EditorLee Kynaston - Grooming Guru

An award-winning journalist and former magazine editor, Lee Kynaston is one on the UK’s best known and most experienced male grooming experts. Lee writes for The Telegraph, Men’s Health, Harrods Magazine and numerous other publications, is lifestyle and grooming editor of men’s skincare retailer Niven & Joshua and was voted Best Grooming Blogger at the Fashion Monitor Journalism Awards for his Grooming Guru website.

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Cillian O’ConnorContributing EditorCillian O' Connor - Features Editor

Cillian O’Connor is a freelance writer, editor and consultant, best known for his ability to sort the wheat from the chaff in the world’s of men’s style, grooming, lifestyle and design. Once named the No. 1 Blogger by Vogue, Cillian also contributes to The Sunday Times, The Business of Fashion and Metro.

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