About Me

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I’m a highly successful customer focused UI/UX designer with an impressive track record in leading high performance teams and creating innovative web/mobile design solutions from complex data visualisation through to creative digital design and trend prediction. I bring considerable experience in project and team management, building strong stakeholder relationships and proven in delivering innovative, market leading software design in an Agile environment. I take a huge personal pride in driving excellence to achieve the highest possible pixel perfect standards and UX methodology.

Project and design team management skills within Agile environments. Dedicated to maintaining high standards, client satisfaction and keen interest in emerging related technologies such as Blockchain and AI. Conceptual design (print and web), typesetting, expert Photoshop, InDesign skills, design for advertising (banners/print), marketing, POS and packaging. Proven stakeholder management and client facing skills.

Head UI/UX at Visa, charged with managing a cross functional design and development team to oversee the ui/ux enhancements to existing legacy internal payments software. Running in parallel is the design and development of the future payments platform, both of which requiring a modern interface Design System adhering to the VISA brand guidelines and W3C accessibility standards.

Managing stakeholders across multiple business groups, up to C Level, providing design analysis and strategic roadmaps that effectively communicate design direction that enables the business teams to scale and work efficiently.

UI/UX Lead at Maersk Shipping, the #1 integrated transport and logistics company globally. Providing UI and UX guidance for multiple projects on both internal and external logistics systems, mobile applications and web. Part of a team creating and delivering the design system, mentoring designers and researching client insights.

UI/UX Team Lead at Finastra, tasked with overseeing the designing and rebranding of the company software portfolio, designing complex interfaces and project troubleshooting for the company’s software product portfolio and related collateral for: Core banking (front/back end), Lending, Risk, FX trading platforms, Corporate banking, Capital Markets and retail banking mobile/web.

Other duties include managing and administering the company innovation program which provides the platform and support to employees who have product ideas that disrupt the banking industry. Duties include Hackathon coaching of ideas/personnel, event management of innovation days, marketing and brainstorming workshops.

Previously Creative Director for Arias Design/138 Marketing. I oversaw the design and developers, had full creative control over all aspects of both businesses, looked after the print buying and marketing budgets and scheduled the developers workload. UX and UI was a big part of both businesses, of which I oversaw all projects from start to finish, especially the online casino.

Launching Spark Day across 3 continents and being the coach to the winning Best Innovation Team at the yearly hackathon finals, Superhacka. Being principle designer for Lendercomm, our new award winning Blockchain platform for syndicated bank lending. LenderComm News

Interface design
UX design
C Level presetation
Innovation management
Project management
Junior/freelance coordination
Video editing