About us

We are empowering buyers to make faster, better-informed sourcing decisions making it easier to find compliant suppliers online.

We launched in 2017

We are here to provide the tools that allow brands, buyers and retailers to easily connect and work with manufacturers and suppliers from all over the world with confidence.

Saving you time, providing additional security and verification and essentially giving you more choice, we aim to make sure you are working with the best companies out there for your products!

Who we are

While we are based in the UK, we believe in finding the best talents wherever they are. Therefore, we work with people from all over the world.

Heather Williams

Founder & CEO

Prior to Sourcing Playground, Heather worked for many years as a buyer in the consumer electronics and mobile phone accessories sector. Heather, just like many other buyers today, faced challenges finding and working trusted suppliers and wanted to create a better solution.

Fred Russias

Co-Founder & CTO

Fred's background is in online marketing and development owning his own web agency. Specialising in building websites and handling PPC campaigns, Fred is passionate about creating technical solutions to human problems.

Hans Becker

Non-Executive Director

David Pirrie


Stuart Pirrie


Sally Pritchard


Michael Eisman


Filip Stankovski

Community Manager


To be the go-to place for sourcing, whilst improving industry standards of manufacturing.


To empower buyers to make faster, better-informed sourcing decisions, making it easier to find trusted suppliers online.

Company Values

  • Play together, as a team

    Be part of the community

  • Work to make things better

    We’re here to make a difference and do it with passion

  • Open ground

    Everyone has a voice

  • Challenge yourself

    Better yourself, your work to become your best self

  • Enjoy the ride

    Enjoy the changes and new experiences. Be part of the journey

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