Portico has been awarded a ‘Gold’ employer by Investors in People, the industry benchmark of good people management practice.


Portico has been awarded a ‘Gold’ employer by Investors in People, the industry benchmark of good people management practice.

Portico is a specialist provider of high quality, tailored front and back of house guest services.

Aimed primarily at the business and industry, residential and property sectors we have over 12 years of experience managing, mobilising, and enhancing client services. We have built our relationships and reputation on providing impeccable client services through the development of our people and the support of our operational teams.

We are very different to most front of house companies and we never forget that it is our people whom deliver our great service. We are an Investors in People ‘Gold’ Employer and always place our people at the forefront of our business.

We embrace individuality, providing each and every team member with the very best coaching, encouragement, support and training to flourish and reach their full potential. All Portico people have structured personal development paths to ensure we are meeting everyone’s personal career aspirations.

As our business grows, so do the opportunities for our teams. We want those who work within our family to mature with our business which is why we recruit from the inside first. Each year we promote approximately 7% of our people internally into senior roles, allowing us to attract new talent into the business to begin their journey.

Hard work and commitment are never overlooked at Portico. We make huge investments in rewarding success. Recognition programmes focus on our impromptu ‘thank you’ scheme, our Annual Portico People Awards and long service awards.

Our People

Paul Jackson

Managing Director

Paul joined Portico with a wealth of client service expertise from many iconic organisations and historic venues where he led service delivery. Paul is solution focussed and tenacious in challenging the status quo of our operations, driven to inspire our people and build trusted partnership with our clients.


Amanda Baber

Director, Business Development

Amanda joined Portico from the corporate hospitality sector. Amanda focuses on new business, client retention and marketing activities within Portico. Amanda’s glass is always half full and she is tenacious in ensuring that we continually challenge ourselves to enhance what we do.


Hanna Barrett

Director, Operations

Hanna joined our Senior Leadership team in 2017 to further shape our Client Services. A member of the Portico family for many years, Hanna began her career in 2006 as a receptionist and she has since worked tirelessly, taking on more responsibility and challenging roles, progressing within our Operations team. Hanna was also responsible for launching Portico’s Training and Development Academy.


Meet our family