Our Team in Italy

Below you will find information on our principle staff members for our operations in Italy. Simon Brown, co-owner of Ski 2 is based in Italy for the winter season and in the UK for the summer. He spearheads our operation in resort and is on call 24/7 for any problems during your holiday.

Champoluc Office – 2017 / 2018 winter season

Simon Brown – Ski 2 Co-owner

Simon Brown

Resort Manager and Roger’s partner in Ski 2, with many years’ managerial experience, he is passionate about giving all our Ski 2 clients the very best service. Simon is a fully qualified international ski instructor (ISIA, BASI and ISTD) and has previously spent a season working for the Italian ski school in Courmayeur. This will be his 28th season in the Italian Alps.
Simon’s Email: simon@ski2champoluc.com

Stefano Butler – Ski Hire Manager

Stefano Butler

This is Stef’s second year with us in Champoluc and this year he will run our busy ski hire. He has a passion for the mountain and was born just down the road in Aosta. He’s just returned from a busy sailing season in Sardegna.

Francesco Canu – Ambassador / Ski Hire Assistant


Francesco’s first season for Ski 2 and we welcome him from the beautiful island of La Maddalena. He will be assisting Stef in our Ski Hire.

Kelly Moody – Resort Administration and Bookings

Kelly Moody

This will be Kelly’s 10th season working with us. Kelly is responsible for all Champoluc administration, bookings and client enquiries. Kelly lives in Champoluc where her 2 boys go to school.

Greta Vastarini – Ambassador / Booking Enquiries


Greta’s 3rd winter working with us, one of our ‘do anything for you’ Ambassadors, she also assists Kelly with the booking enquiries. Greta was born and raised in the Ayas Valley – her dad and brother are both local ski instructors

Valeria Bona – Champoluc Office and Hotel Co-ordinator

Valeria Bona

Val has been with us for 8 years now running our busy Champoluc office. Originally from Turin, Val has lived in Champoluc for 18 years. If you need to know something about the village – ‘Ask Val’

Alice Arvat – Penguin Club Supervisor

Alice’s first winter with us, she will be running our Penguin Club, organising all our young guests with fun, outdoor games and our little ‘Penguin Skiers.

Ski Instructors

Josh Bainton – Ski Instructor


He’s back – by popular demand!! This will be Josh’s 5th season teaching for us in Champoluc

Andrew Campbell – Ski Instructor

Andrew Campbell

Andrew’s first season as a Ski 2 Instructor. We welcome him from the world famous ski resort of Glenshee, Scotland, where is has spent his seasons teaching skiing and Race Coaching

Ally France Hayhurst – Ski Instructor

Alexandra France-Hayhurst

From the Dorset coast in the south of England, Alexandra returns for her second season as one of our instructors here in Champoluc after two seasons in Val d’Isère. She has her BASI level 3 and is also training towards her level 4.

Kieran Loveridge – Ski Instructor

This will be Kieran’s first season with us. He is BASI Level 2 and has taught skiing for ski schools in France, Japan and Australia!

Ski 2 Drivers

Petru Turnea – Transfer Driver


Petru is back again for his 8th year driving for us. One of our most experienced drivers

Pompei Borda – Transfer Driver


Another experienced driver, Pompei returns for his second season with us.

Marcel Borda – Transfer Driver


Marcel’s 4th season for us. He’s been working in Champoluc this summer. Great guy and great driver.

Giovanni Manolache – Transfer Driver


Gio’s back again. His 3rd year and back again with his big smile.