The team

The heart of any business is its team and David McCarty Goldsmiths have the added benefit of combining a rich family heritage with best of breed award winning craftsmanship experience. They actively invest for the future by providing support for young talent within the industry and sponsor the Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Council – Craftsmanship & Design Awards.

Paul McCarty
Production Director


Paul McCarty

Paul joined the family business in 1996 with a degree in Business and Computing from Oxford. He went on to complete a 5-year apprenticeship to learn the trade. In 2001 alongside completing his apprenticeship he was awarded Freedom of the Goldsmiths Company, an honour in the trade.

Paul won the Top Apprentice Award and three First Awards for his hand crafted bespoke pieces. He worked as a Goldsmith within the large team at McCabe McCarty for a number of years before setting up David McCarty Ltd with his father David and Sister Clare.

Now as Production Director Paul has close relationships with the clients, working together to deliver both small and large-scale projects. Paul is merging together traditional skills with new technology to create unique pieces quicker and more efficiently, such as the use of PUK welding, laser welding, CNC milling and engraving

Clare McCarty
Sales & Marketing Director


Clare McCarty

Clare joined the business in 1995 with a degree in Social Anthropology from Edinburgh University. Clare spent two years in the workshop gaining an insight into all aspects of goldsmithing, the production procedures and manufacturing techniques. 

Clare went on to work alongside the business directors, aiding in client liaison, design briefs and presentations and the business accounting. She also took a special interest in gemology and is highly experienced in selecting precious stones from the very best worldwide sources. 

Clare become Sales & Marketing Director in 2004 and is responsible for Client Relationships with Worldwide Clients, managing commissioned work between clients and the workshop and working closely with the designers to create hand drawn ideas that inspire, excite and delight our discerning clientele. 

Louise McCarty
Marketing Manager

Louise McCarty

Louise joined the business in 2003 with a degree in Business from Sheffield. Following her graduate training with Boots, where she specialised in retail marketing, she followed her passion for product design and development by entering the world of retail buying. Here she worked for a number of large high street chains developing and launching home interior ranges. 

Louise looks after product marketing within the business, alongside product presentation, packaging and all aspects of marketing and PR. She has recently led the rebrand of the business and the push for a more consumer focused brand, in line with the demands of the industry and a more consumer facing business.


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