Who We Are

Mat Osman

Mat OsmanFounding Director – Creative
Mat Osman is a musician, author and editor from London. As a founder member of the band Suede he’s recorded six critically acclaimed albums (and one that nobody liked), and composed music for film and TV. He set up, edited and ran cult London culture guide le cool since its inception, commissioning a team of young writers, artists and photographers. As part of London Lodge he’s written beautiful and creative city guides for everyone from Fiji Water to Martini.


Chloe McCloskey

Chloe McCloskeyFounding Director – Strategy
Chloe McCloskey is a Toronto-born, editorially-trained marketer with over ten years experience in digital communications in Global, UK and European markets. Since 2006 she has published beloved city guide, le cool London while holding a variety of brand marketing roles. Chloe spent five years at AKQA as Nike’s UK and then Western European agency lead for social media. In 2016 she moved to Booking.com in Amsterdam where she drove a total overhaul of the travel brand’s social media output. After two years of commuting between the UK and Netherlands, Chloe is now based in the East End and focusing on London Lodge projects.