Alison Pike graduated from The Inchbald School of Design in 1992 gaining a diploma in Interior Design. Having spent time working for renowned London designer Robin Moore Ede, she moved to Andrew Martin International in Walton Street for many years as
a core member of the design team.
Nicola Watts spent the early part of her career in the Creative/TV departments of London based advertising agencies and then as a consultant for a design recruitment agency. Following the refurbishment of her first London home, she was asked by friends and colleagues to assist them in their building projects, culminating in the establishment of Peake Design.