About Us

Who we are

1st Formations is a leading online company formation agent in the UK. We offer a comprehensive selection of company registration packages and address services for companies limited by shares, companies limited by guarantee and limited liability partnerships.

As an authorised Companies House eFiling agent, we can offer quick and simple online incorporation and ensure the best service possible. With the majority of registration applications process within just 3 hours, this is the most efficient and reliable way to set up a company and start trading today.

We are interested in helping new businesses and our team of experts are continually developing our range of services to provide new and innovative products. We pride ourselves on listening to our customers and will be happy to offer assistance and answer any questions you have before, during and after the company formation process.

Our Location

71-75 Shelton Street
Covent Garden
London
WC2H 9JQ

What we do

Online Company Incorporation

We are an authorised Companies House eFiling agent, registering new limited companies online for clients from the UK and overseas. We register companies in England & Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Address Services

1st Formations also provides a range of address services, including Registered Office and Service Addresses to keep your personal details off the public record. Furthermore, our Business Address Service allows you to use our prestigious address in Covent Garden, London for all of your business mail. This can help your company by establishing a presence in a prime business location, protecting your home address and developing an excellent corporate image.

Meet the team

Amber Smith, Receptionist at 1st Formations.

Amber Smith

Receptionist

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Receptionist

Favourite Drink: Jack Daniels.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Ibiza.

Favourite TV Series: Friends.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My phone, music and friends.

Amelia French, a Trainee Company Formation Executive at 1st Formations.

Amelia French

Trainee Company Formation Executive

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Trainee Company Formation Executive

Favourite Drink: Coffee.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Portugal.

Favourite TV Series: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Coffee, bed and Friday nights.

Andrew Falconer, a Front End Developer at 1st Formations.

Andrew Falconer

Front End Developer

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Front End Developer

Favourite Drink: Dark Rum.

Favourite Holiday Destination: U.S.A.

Favourite TV Series: Six Feet Under.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Andrew Ross, Compliance Executive at 1st Formations.

Andrew Ross

Compliance Executive

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Compliance Executive

Favourite Drink: Kronembourg 1664.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Paris.

Favourite TV Series: Narcos.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Sugar, WhatsApp and sport.

Annalise Maguire, Glasgow Mail Manager at 1st Formations.

Annalise Maguire

Glasgow Mail Manager

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Glasgow Mail Manager

Favourite Drink: Tenants or Vodka, Blackcurrant and Lemonade.

Favourite Holiday Destination: North of Scotland.

Favourite TV Series: The Office (U.S. version) and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: The Brandy Bar, Primark and Chinese food.

Anne Bonner, Administrator at 1st Formations.

Anne Bonner

Administrator

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Administrator

Favourite Drink: Orange Juice.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Spain.

Favourite TV Series: Friends.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Family, mobile phone and bed.

Brayan Lopez, a Digital Mail Manager at 1st Formations.

Brayan Lopez

Digital Mail Manager

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Digital Mail Manager

Favourite Drink: Lemonade.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Mexico.

Favourite TV Series: The Office.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Rice, sun and family.

Brooke Jamieson, Front End Developer at 1st Formations.

Brooke Jamieson

Front End Developer

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Front End Developer

Favourite Drink: Pepsi Max.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Switzerland.

Favourite TV Series: Vikings.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Family, my dog and the WiFi key.

Catherine Davies, a Company Formation Executive & Team Supervisor at 1st Formations.

Catherine Davies

Company Formation Executive
& Team Supervisor

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Company Formation Executive & Team Supervisor

Favourite Drink: Peach iced tea.

Favourite Holiday Destination: The Hebrides.

Favourite TV Series: The Vikings.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Family, lip balm and cheese.

Danielle McMullan, a Senior Administrator at 1st Formations.

Danielle McMullan

Dispatch Administrator

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Dispatch Administrator

Favourite Drink: French Martini.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Las Vegas and New York.

Favourite TV Series: Sons of Anarchy.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Chocolate, TV and family.

David Hoxha, Company Formation & Corporate Governance Executive at 1st Formations.

David Hoxha

Company Formation
& Corporate Governance Executive

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Company Formation
& Corporate Governance Executive

Favourite Drink: Long Island Iced Tea.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Barcelona, Spain.

Favourite TV Series: Game of Thrones.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Food, family and friends.

Eleonora Ridajova, Receptionist at 1st Formations.

Eleonora Ridajova

Receptionist

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Receptionist

Favourite Drink: Orange Juice.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Rome.

Favourite TV Series: Friends.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: The Bible, my husband and family.

Gordon Andrew, a Senior Administrator at 1st Formations.

Gordon Andrew

PAYE/VAT Administrator

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PAYE/VAT Administrator

Favourite Drink: Tennents Lager.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Barcelona.

Favourite TV Series: The Sopranos.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Football, music and my local pub.

Graeme Donnelly, CEO and Founder of 1st Formations.

Graeme Donnelly

CEO & Founder

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CEO & Founder of
1st Formations Limited

Favourite Drink: Diet Coke.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Troon.

Favourite TV Series: The Sweeney.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: The internet, phone and movies.

James Dobran, a Trainee Company Formation Executive at 1st Formations.

James Dobran

Trainee Company Formation Executive

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Trainee Company Formation Executive

Favourite Drink: Fanta Lemon.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Portugal.

Favourite TV Series: Suits and Riverdale.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Family, friends and sport.

Jessica Maynard, Virtual Office Account Manager at 1st Formations.

Jessica Maynard

Virtual Office
Account Manager

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Virtual Office
Account Manager

Favourite Drink: Wine but I also love English Mojitos.

Favourite Holiday Destination: U.S.A.

Favourite TV Series: Got to be between Breaking Bad and Narcos, but I also love Ex on the Beach and any other trashy series!

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Family (including my dog), iPhone and money.

John Carpenter, an Operations Director at 1st Formations.

John Carpenter

Operations Director

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Operations Director

Favourite Drink: Cappuccino.

Favourite Holiday Destination: The Balkans.

Favourite TV Series: The West Wing.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Coffee, books and going to the gym.

Juan Lopez, a Mail Operations Manager at 1st Formations.

Juan Lopez

Mail Operations Manager

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Mail Operations Manager

Favourite Drink: Whisky.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Mexico.

Favourite TV Series: Bojack Horseman.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Nice shoes, family and money.

Kariesha Lawson, a Company Formation Executive & Technical Supervisor at 1st Formations.

Kariesha Lawson

Company Formation Executive
& Technical Supervisor

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Company Formation Executive & Technical Supervisor

Favourite Drink: Almost anything!

Favourite Holiday Destination: Portugal or Jamaica.

Favourite TV Series: Real Housewives of Atlanta.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Food, cuddles and online shopping.

Kieran Parker, Front End Developer at 1st Formations.

Kieran Parker

Front End Developer

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Front End Developer

Favourite Drink: Tea and Coffee.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Berlin.

Favourite TV Series: Band of Brothers.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Grated cheese, fun facts and cats.

Kieran White, a Senior Frontend Developer at 1st Formations.

Kieran White

Senior Frontend Developer

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Senior Frontend Developer

Favourite Drink: Diet 7-UP.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Cyprus.

Favourite TV Series: Grey's Anatomy.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My iPhone, a Macbook and Nintendo Switch.

Kieron Ramson, Mail Administrator at 1st Formations.

Kieron Ramson

Mail Administrator

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Mail Administrator

Favourite Drink: Mojito.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Barcelona.

Favourite TV Series: Modern Family.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Music, my mobile phone and family and friends.

Luke Lloyd, Building Operations Manager at 1st Formations.

Luke Lloyd

Building Operations Manager

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Building Operations Manager

Favourite Drink: With food? A Nice Red Wine. Without? Maker's Mark & Disaronno.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Family retreat in South-West France (literally home away from home).

Favourite TV Series: Blue Planet (or anything done by Sir David Attenborough).

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My phone, house keys and people with a good sense of humour.

Margaret Coupland, Office Manager at 1st Formations.

Margaret Coupland

Office Manager- Glasgow

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Office Manager - Glasgow

Favourite Drink: Vodka, soda, and blackcurrant.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Majorca.

Favourite TV Series: Line of Duty.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My Kindle, my phone and a hairdryer.

Michael Edoimioya, a Company Formation Executive at 1st Formations.

Michael Edoimioya

Company Formation Executive

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Company Formation Executive

Favourite Drink: Glass of cold ginger beer.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Miami.

Favourite TV Series: Friends and House of Cards.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Money, money and did I mention money?

Nicholas Campion, a Company Secretarial Manager at 1st Formations.

Nicholas Campion

Company Secretarial Manager

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Company Secretarial Manager

Favourite Drink: Green Tea.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Cyprus.

Favourite TV Series: The Thick of It.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Coffee, spicy food and The Companies Act 2006.

Patricia Bool, a Mail Administrator at 1st Formations.

Patricia Bool

Mail Administrator

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Mail Administrator

Favourite Drink: A fruity cocktail or chocolate milkshake.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Anywhere abroad.

Favourite TV Series: Bad Girls.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My phone, TV, family and friends.

Peter Doczi, Head of Customer Service at 1st Formations.

Peter Doczi

Head of Customer Services

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Head of Customer Service

Favourite Drink: Gin and Tonic.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Spain.

Favourite TV Series: Homeland and Hannibal.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Music, keeping fit and dining with friends.

Pras Chan, Company Formation Executive & Corporate Governance Assistant at 1st Formations.

Pras Chan

Company Formation Executive
& Corporate Governance Assistant

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Company Formation Executive
& Corporate Governance Assistant

Favourite Drink: Fanta.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Sri Lanka.

Favourite TV Series: Narcos.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My computer, consoles and my phone.

Robert Keys, a Company Formation Executive at 1st Formations.

Robert Keys

Company Formation Executive

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Company Formation Executive

Favourite Drink: Irn Bru.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Berlin.

Favourite TV Series: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My phone, music and a shower in the morning.

Robert Laurie, an Assistant Accountant at 1st Formations.

Robert Laurie

Assistant Accountant

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Assistant Accountant

Favourite Drink: Sparkling water.

Favourite Holiday Destination: California.

Favourite TV Series: Father Ted.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My phone, my car and weekends.

Ross Gibson, Compliance Executive at 1st Formations.

Ross Gibson

Compliance Executive

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Compliance Executive

Favourite Drink: Woo Woo.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Florida.

Favourite TV Series: Wentworth Prison.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Phone, dogs and Beyonce.

Ruby Lane, a Trainee Company Formation Executive at 1st Formations.

Ruby Lane

Trainee Company Formation Executive

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Trainee Company Formation Executive

Favourite Drink: Any kind of coffee.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Iceland.

Favourite TV Series: Peep Show.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Chocolate, Netflix and books.

Scott Peterson, Head of Compliance at 1st Formations.

Scott Peterson

Head of Compliance

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Head of Compliance

Favourite Drink: Baileys.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Disney World (Orlando) and Hawaii.

Favourite TV Series: Golden Girls and MASH.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My sat nav, my dogs and doggie day care.

Shabana Khan, Compliance Executive at 1st Formations.

Shabana Khan

Compliance Executive

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Compliance Executive

Favourite Drink: Moroccan mint tea.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Australia.

Favourite TV Series: Stranger Things.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: Family, friends and the internet.

Sheena Emslie, Receptionist at 1st Formations.

Sheena Emslie

Receptionist

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Receptionist

Favourite Drink: Chai tea.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Japan.

Favourite TV Series: Criminal Minds.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: My watch, Instagram and food.

Tatiana Ndombasi, Customer Formation Executive at 1st Formations.

Tatiana Ndombasi

Company Formation Executive

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Company Formation Executive

Favourite Drink: Water.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Bali.

Favourite TV Series: The Fresh Prince of Bel Air and Suits.

3 Things You Can't Live Without: The Bible, iPad and my Grandma's Scarf.