Meet our Team

Welcome the ESCtakeover team. Eurovision fans from all around the world working together to deliver excellent Eurovision news & content. Here you can find out a little more about each one and contact them if you need to.

Evan Walker


Position: Editor & Administrator

Born in the UK, Evan has been a Eurovision fan since 2012, his favourite Eurovision song ever being Zena with ‘Like It’. Contact Evan via Email here: enw.w@outlook.com

Owen Purcell


Position: Main Editor & Contributor

Born in the UK with Scandinavian heritage, Owen began watching Eurovision back in 2009, with his favourite Eurovision entry being ‘Only Teardrops’ in 2013. Contact Owen via Email here: owenlp88@gmail.com

Cindy van Bree


Position: Writer

Born in The Netherlands, Cindy has been an avid Eurovision fan since 2015, first watching the contest in 2012. Contact Cindy via Email here: cndy.vb@gmail.com

Stil Pavlov


Position: Social Manager

From Spain, Stil has been a Eurofan since 2015, and in April 2018, he opened his first ESC fanpage. Contact Stil via Email here: snipaclaret@gmail.com

Erion Gega


Position: Writer

Born in Kosovo, Erion is a huge Eurovision fan. Contact Erion via Email here: euro.kosova.2018@gmail.com

Teun de Jager


Position: Writer

From Den Bosch, the Netherlands, Teun started watching Eurovision in 2013, where he watched it with his grandparents. In 2016, he became a huge fan! Contact Teun via Email here: teundj1503@gmail.com

Ellie Ayrton


Position: Writer

From England, Ellie is our newest member, who loves Eurovision because of its ‘celebration of culture, diversity and variety’. Contact Ellie via Email here: ellie.ayrton@gmail.com

Felix Wilke


Position: Writer

Felix has been a Eurovision fan since 2013, but first watched it in 2010 when Lena won for his home country, Germany. Contact Felix via Email here: felix.wlk01@gmail.com

Ben Griebel


Position: Social Manager & Writer

From north-west Germany, Ben has been an ESC fan since 2015. He also runs a popular Eurovision fan page. Contact Ben via Email here: bengriebel@web.de