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Head of UX & Design @ Avast

 
Profile
Versatile and highly experienced UX Designer. A strong work ethic and a hands-on, disciplined process balances the needs of users with business goals and technical possibility. An evangelist for the role of UX and keen to champion the benefits of a customer-centric culture. Logical and creative, resulting in beautiful and meaningful experiences. Promotes and shares UX strategy, research, data and insights with teams and stakeholders across disciplines and departments for informed decisions to be made.. Well versed at delivering outcomes as well as documentation.

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Me
 
Career Achievements
• UX Design for Hayu, NBCUniversal's first consumer SVOD platform across web, apps and TV
• UX & UI Design for YouGov's new global web presence during a period of strategic change
• Co-founder of a digital design agency with clients such as Hitachi, Harper Collins and SAP
• Agency team growth, management and mentoring of interns and junior designers
 
Experience Summary
• Head of UX & Design
Avast
2019-present
 
 
• UX Lead - Connected TV
Discovery Inc.
2019-2019
 
 
• Lead UX Designer
NBCUniversal
2018-2018
 
 
• Senior UX Designer
NBCUniversal
2015-2018
 
 
• Senior UX & UI Designer
YouGov
2013 - 2015
 
 
• Art Director
Atticmedia
2010 - 2015
 
 
• Senior UX & UI Designer
CoEditor
2010 - 2013
 
 
• Senior Product Designer
Illumina Digital
2007 - 2008
 
 
• Founder & Art Director

Kibook
1999 - 2012
 
Key Strengths
• Core skills in User Experience Design for digital products and services
• Track record of Art Direction and upholding design standards and best practice
• Experienced at balancing business requirements, user needs and technical possibilities
• Self-Starter, Collaborator, Team Player and mentoring Team Members
• Keen eye for detail and consistency
 
Qualifications
MA Design for Interactive Media
Centre for Electronic Arts
BA(Hons) Graphic Design (2.1)
The Arts Institute at Bournemouth
Licentiate Award (LSTD)
The Society of Typographic Designers