About Us

McLean-Williams is a boutique talent agency based in London and Canada and has been established by Alexandra McLean-Williams since 2002. 

We pride ourselves in offering a unique personal approach with all of our talent to enhance their careers, providing a first class service for actors, actresses and industry creatives.

We have clients currently working in film, television, commercials, standard theatre, Musical Theatre and radio both in the U.K. and Internationally. 

The McLean-Williams team has close working relationships with key industry professionals in the United States as well as across Europe to enable us to enhance and develop our individual clients careers. 

McLean-Williams offers a bespoke nurturing approach to all our clients whether they are high profile or up and coming talent

 

Alexandra McLean-Williams

Alexandra McLean-Williams

Agent and Managing Director

At the request of American Actress Stefanie Powers, Alexandra started McLean-Williams Management in May of 2002, making the company 20 years old in 2022.

Prior to founding McLean-Williams Limited,Alexandra had worked within the Media & Advertising industries having worked on the launch of launch of two entertainment magazines one for the highly successful Time Out Group and the other for the Internationally renowned Express Newspapers.

After that she took on the challenge of being one of the teams that launched the hugely successful Classic FM, the first commercial classical radio station in the UK, which is still incredibly popular today.

Alexandra’s success has enabled her to use her connections and influence to help a number of prestigious and worthy charities by linking them with the right celebrities, providing the charity the huge exposure needed for creating high profile and rewarding fundraising opportunities.

Then in 2002 she launched her own agency, forming a close working relationship with those the agency represents, along with a personal management service to that of respected manager/agent. Alexandra’s hard work and dedication has won her acclaim and respect from producers, directors and casting directors in all fields of the industry. Alexandra’s past experience within the media and advertising industries gave her superb negotiating and people skills.

Saskia Hefes

Saskia Hefes

Agent

Before joining McLean-Williams Saskia worked on the set of many Television Series such as Downton Abbey, Silent Witness and You me and the Apocalypse but her ambition is to represent and promote Artists. Through working on set, Saskia met Denis Menochet on Spotless and continued to work with him as a Personal Assistant.

Saskia has been part of the team for several years and has just returned from a year’s sabbatical in Australia working for the TCM Agency in Sydney.

William Alexander

William Alexander

Head of International Development

William has worked as a director and casting director on countless productions, films, and events. He has worked in a variety of theatres, open air venues and unusual theatre sites including producing and directing a show in a toilet. He has worked as a film producer and created events such as the launch of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth Cunard Liners and Disney’s Christmas Carol Film Premiere.

Naomi Jacob

Naomi Jacob

Agent’s Assistant

Naomi graduated in Sociology and Media studies but found her love for the arts after training at Identity drama school, she then began acting in both theatre and television.
After having her first child she decided to step away from the stage and realised she would love to bring her experiences to the talent agent world and help nurture talent.

Alex Ward

Alex Ward

Junior Assistant

Alex, originally from Glasgow, trained in Musical Theatre at New College Lanarkshire in Scotland and has always had an extremely keen passion for TV, Theatre and Film. After a few years working on the stage he has decided to leave the stage and make other people stars.

Edward McLean-Bibby

Edward McLean-Bibby

Office Manager

Edward graduated from Manchester University having read "Art History & Visual Studies." Since then, he has interned at the Ben Uri Gallery, where he researched the images for the new monograph on the life and shifting styles of the 20th century British artist David Bomberg. Previously, he worked for NADFAS-acrredited lecturer Gerald Delandes, as a personal assistant and a social marketing manager for a lecture on Patti Smith and Robert Maplethorpe that Delandes conducted at the Glastonbury Festival 2015.

Brooke Holt

Brooke Holt

Intern

Brooke, originally from Atlanta, Georgia, is a recent graduate from St. John’s University in Queens, New York. Before joining the Mclean-Williams Limited. team, she interned with 300 entertainment working with creative marketing for musicians. She began her career in entertainment as a teenager performing at open mics and school shows. She has aspirations of building a career working with talent and helping them strive towards their desired goals.

Norman Sharp

Norman Sharp

Accountant

Norman is a chartered accountant who has spent many of his recent years working with a range of clients in the industry including producers, agents, actors. Having worked for McLean-Williams Limited for over thirteen years he has forged a meaningful and beneficial working relationship with Alexandra and her team.

DM Social Media Management

DM Social Media Management

Established in 2020, DM Social Media Management take the hassle and burden of social media off of your hands and carefully place it into ours.
We work with a range of Talent Agents, Performers and Producers, creating exciting content to improve your online presence and maximise your reach to potential followers.
If you’re interested in finding out more and how we could potentially help you, drop us a DM on Instagram @DMSocialManagement.

Jasper

Jasper

Company Polar Bear

Jasper is Alex’s 2 year old Golden Retriever, who comes into the office from time to time to assist us all with lots of cuddles. His special skills include stress relief and stick retrieval.

If you would like to join the team for an internship then please click here