I’m a creative graphic designer with 13 years of experience. I’ve worked for UK top 40 and international design agencies and now offer integrated design services on a freelance basis. I believe in a personal approach and aim to understand my clients’ needs fully before delivering creative solutions that help them connect with their target market and drive results. My portfolio shows a selection of my recent work. Please contact me for a tailored case study or to enquire about freelance rates.

Previous clients

Aside from numerous smaller brands my previous clients include 19 Entertainment, Arts Council England, BBC, British Council, BT, Digital UK, Freeview, Jasper Conran, National Bank of Abu Dhabi, NCR, NHS – NPSA, Scottish Water, Victoria Beckham, Wedgwood and Whyte and Mackay.

Employment & Education

2011 / 2012 – Freelance Designer
2010 / 2011 – Senior Designer at AIS BrandLab, Barcelona
2006 / 2010 – Senior Designer at 999 Design, London
2002 / 2006 – Senior Designer at Hookson, Edinburgh
2000 / 2002 – Designer at Tayburn, Edinburgh
2000 – BA (Hons) Visual Communication, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

Awards & Accolades

2011 – Nomination, Publications Category, Scottish Design Awards
2010 – Nomination, Chip Shop Awards
2009 – DBA Design Effectiveness Award
2007 – DBA Design Effectiveness Award
2007 – Red Dot Award
2007 – Best Annual Report
2006 – Nomination for Scottish Young Designer of the Year
2005 – Arjo Wiggens Designer of the Month
2003 – Commendation, Best Use of Paper, Scottish Design Awards

Expertise & Ethos

I am a versatile, multi-disciplined designer with a wide range of expertise including brand strategy, corporate identity, digital, literature, POS and packaging. I am experienced in sourcing and liaising with photographers, illustrators and online developers to ensure the best possible results for each project. My diverse portfolio demonstrates my ability to produce outstanding creative solutions, whether for a bespoke identity or an integrated creative campaign. My work is characterised by my tailored approach which ensures I understand my clients’ needs and help position them perfectly in their marketplace and drive results beyond the original requirements.