Leadership Team

Salt at the Union Club, Soho

Executive Board

The Salt management team has a wealth of experience and know-how spanning publishing and many other disciplines. Read our biographies to discover what we do.


Linda Bennett
Linda Bennett

Formerly Business Development Director at Waterstones and director of two library supply companies. Linda spent three years as MBA Course Director at the University of Huddersfield and is a visiting research fellow at several UK universities.


Christopher Hamilton-Emery
Christopher Hamilton-Emery

A poet, Chris was formerly Press Production Director of Cambridge University Press. He has been a publishing consultant with Polity Press and Cavendish Publishing and has sat on the Board of the Independent Publishers Guild and the Council of the Chartered Society of Designers.


Jennifer Hamilton-Emery
Jennifer Hamilton-Emery

Formerly General Manager of Adult Mental Health Services, Suffolk Mental Health Trust. She spent twenty years working in the NHS. She has an MA in Culture and Modernity and a continuing research interest in discourse analysis.


Registered Office

Salt Publishing Limited
12 Norwich Road
Norfolk NR27 0AX
United Kingdom

Company No. 05293401
VAT Registration No. GB834881989



Linda Bennett
Commissioning Editor (Crime)

Christopher Hamilton-Emery
Commissioning Editor (Poetry)

Jennifer Hamilton-Emery
Commissioning Editor (Fiction and Non-Fiction)

Nicholas Royle
Commissioning Editor (Fiction)



Emma Dowson
Telephone: +44 (0)7726 321 622
Email: edowson@virginmedia.com