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Our Team

Dege & Skinner is one of Savile Row's finest bespoke tailoring houses and the first one to have a shirt-cutting service based in the shop, where all our bespoke shirts are cut and made.

Michael Skinner


When Michael was elected Master of the Merchant Taylors’ Company in 2004, he became the first practising Master Tailor to achieve this position in 350 years.

William Skinner

Managing Director

William is the fifth generation of the Skinner family to become a Master Tailor. He is a past Appeal Chairman of the Master Tailors’ Benevolent Association and, more recently, was the elected Chairman of the Savile Row Bespoke Association.

Nicholas De'Ath

Head Bespoke Cutter

With extensive experience of both tailoring and cutting, Nicholas was appointed Head Cutter in 2016. Nicholas leads the team of cutters and specialist tailors on a day to day basis, alongside travelling extensively throughout the world to visit customers.

Tom Bradbury

Head Bespoke Shirt-Cutter

Tom honed his skills under the legendary shirt-maker Robert Whittaker and in 2019, became Savile Row's youngest head shirt-cutter. He regularly hosts overseas Trunk Shows, in conjunction with our tailoring cutters.

Alex Hills


Alex joined the company in 2013, originally training as a coat maker. Eager to learn more of the craft he was invited to join the bespoke cutting team by Head Cutter Nicholas De'Ath and has since become an integral part of the bespoke team.

Jonathan Atkins-Hewitt

Front of House

Jonathan joined us in September 2022 having worked in London's high-end clothing sector for seven years. Developing a personal interest in bespoke tailoring and high-level customer service, Jonathan runs our front of house and oversees our Made-to-Measure service.

Ciara Pignatelli

Apprentice Cutter

Ciara joined in April 2023 with a background in the design and creation of costumes and is now training at 10 Savile Row with Head Cutter, Nicholas De'Ath.

Xanthe Godwin

Apprentice Shirt-Cutter

Xanthe joined in 2023 as an Apprentice Shirt-Cutter under the guidance of Head Shirt-Cutter Tom Bradbury. She joined us after her successful completion of a bespoke tailoring course at Newham College.