Relevant Experience:

Drayson & Stock (formerly The Quiet Press), London
2014–present

Setting up and running a design and letterpress studio. Working on a range of projects, including the design of a full set of icons for the Financial Times to use on the new ft.com, printing letterpress invitations for Intelligent Life Magazine, and the branding for a number of small companies. Designing and printing a range of letterpress printed products.

The Financial Times, London
2017–2018

Working across several streams within Product & Technology, including Acquisition and GPDR. Working closely with developers, product owners, the legal team and stakeholders to successfully meet a number of briefs. For GDPR I worked on a number of initiatives to help the FT become compliant while ensuring any new controls and pages required were concise and fully accessible.

Throughout my time at the FT I worked very closely with the Origami team to define and maintain a component library for use by both internal and external products, including FT.com and the Apps. Most recently, I was defining a new design system and exploring how we encourage more designers and developers to use the libraries, while also considering core experience and championing accessibility.

The Economist, London
2015–2016
Working as part of a cross functional team designing for the master brand including ‘The World If’ (both the 2015 and 2016 editions) and ‘Technology Quarterly’ sub brands, and its sister publication The World In. Working closely with other designers, UX and developers to iterate on design concepts to ensure fully responsive solutions to briefs set by both the Creative Digital Art Director and editorial were realised. Designing social media templates, working with the New York City office to ensure The Economist’s presence on ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ was on brand, and helping to create a more immersive experience for readers of The Economist’s ‘Essays’ and it’s other long form content.

EverythingInBetween Studio, London
2014
As a junior designer, working as part of small team on a wide range of projects from branding and signage to digital design and books.

Elwin Street Productions, London
2013

Working as an intern and then as a junior designer on numerous books for various publishers and on the design of new titles.

Heavenly Agency – Internship, London
2012
Assisting senior designers working on a number of branding projects.

Merrell – Internship, London
2012
Working on Branding Terror and New City titles and preparing for The London Book Fair.

Typography Summer School – ran by Fraser Muggeridge Studio, London
2012
Accepted to attend this week-long course working on a live project for Book Works.

Phaidon Press – Internship, London
2011
Working on The Phaidon Atlas of 20th Century World Architecture.

The Economist – Internship, London
2011
Designing within the Graphics and Cartography departments.