My mission is to design with people in ways that improves lives; contributing to and leading sustainable urbanism and social innovation.
Today, we [society] design large, complex processes, systems, and services; and now, we even design organisations and structures in order to produce these objects, processes and tools. My portfolio comprises of work for award-winning firms, pioneering international organisations, emerging social initiatives and established cultural institutions – all to which work towards these complex systems.
Clients & Experience
Full rebrand for BuroHappold’s charitable organisation, The Happold Foundation. Brand, visual identity and logo redesign applied to new website and all communications material.
Information & Engagement Design within the Cities Consulting team for international development projects that collaborate with both public and private organisations on vision creation and strategic planning; policy and governance; national and regional economic masterplanning; smart cities development, institutional capacity building, knowledge transfer, information design and stakeholder engagement.
Project coordination and architectural graphic design; management of projects including design and production of large scale typesetting for stone carving, signage; and digital and print submissions for national and international competitions, brochures and publications.
Collaboration with Pentagram design firm in implementing a comprehensive identity and infrastructure redesign to the digital platform of Europe’s largest arts and design University.
Soup Factory 2013
Brand consultancy for production company to design and develop a responsive, mobile-first website with complete information architecture, wireframing and user interface design.
Renewal Group 2012
Consultation and design of infographic brochures for property developer specialising in mixed-use regeneration and exhibit design for London’s largest single-scheme development, in collaboration with New London Architecture at The Building Centre.
Studio Egret West 2012
Exhibition design for architecture and urban design practice that prioritises the public realm as the foundation of sustainable communities.
Style Passport 2012
A showcase of fashion and beauty brands from designer to essential basics. Online graphic design coordinator for website and newsletters.
Created and coordinated design collateral across all European markets. Assisted company rebrand and global launch of health products.
Cycle Systems 2011
Cycle repair and training workshop. Redesign of website, with additional booking and e-commerce functionality. Selected by Transport for London to provide cycle training over the following four years.
Developed and managed all branding and promotional material for facilitating local business and rewarding green purchasing. Won a 2011 UK sustainable business award.
Planet Innovations 2009
Volunteered for not-for-profit company to design identity and website promoting discussion on climate change, and facilitating scientists, engineers and designers to have their ideas judged by experts.
An intelligence, investigations and security company. Design of information and presentation packs.
The Japan Society 2009
UK’s leading body dedicated to the enhancement of the British-Japanese relationship. Rebrand of logo, print material and full website including information architecture, wireframing and user interface design.
Redesign of identity and website for the diving team, prospective sponsors and general public.
Compass Film 2007
Comprehensive branding, including logo, festival programmes and promotional flyers for cultural organisation during second and third years of studying at university.
Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden.
Framework for assessing environmental, economic and social systems. Characteristics of complex systems, basic science such as Conservation Laws and Second Law of Thermodynamics, vision creation and strategic planning, Shared planning processes such as ‘Backcasting from Basic Principles’, building mutual understand and collaborative working.
Graphic Design, BA (Hons) 2004 – 2007
University of the West of England, Bristol.
Graphic Design, ND (BTEC) 2001 – 2003
College of Art & Design, Plymouth.
Interdisciplinary Design Expertise
Information design, educational design, workshop design, systems design, service design, design leadership, design management.
Elementary Design Expertise
Visual communication, infographics, type design, grid systems.
Technical Design Expertise
Adobe software, document translation, print process and web design/development best practices.