Who we are

We are a group of dedicated, experienced creatives who all share a common goal: to create greatness.

Cristian Cook Chris Backhouse Georgia Graham Bobby Hare Colin Green Scott Wilson Saha Jamie Bush Connor Crawford George Boreham Toro Manafov Thierry Nahayo Lucie Simpson Saffron Lord Craig Ellard Daniel Ward Poppy Gale

Bio

Enabler.
Risk Taker.
Motivator.
Free Thinker.

Founder
Never one to sit back, Cristian always pushes boundaries, creates new ideas and helps pioneer meaningful change that enables companies to reach their full potential.

Financial Enabler.
Board Member.
Risk Mitigator.

Financial Director
Regardless of the challenges of the day, Chris ensures that the company has firm financial foundations and processes, so that the team can focus on delivering a first class service to clients.

Plate spinner.
Coordinator.
Sounding board.
Facilitator.

Account Director
Georgia’s background in the creative industries is invaluable when working closely with the creative team and clients alike. She uses her expertise to ensure we consistently meet and exceed client expectations.

Relationship builder.
Challenge identifier.
Listener.
Advisor.

Business Development Director
Bobby spearheads Designwerk's new business efforts. As the first point of contact, he’s committed to understanding the needs of our clients and finding solutions to help overcome their challenges.

Creative Thinker.
Circuit Breaker.
Recipe Tester.
Corner Rounder.

Creative Director
Walking the line between effective communication and beautiful design, Colin works to resolve complex creative problems by helping Designwerk clients realise brand goals across broad platforms.

Sketcher.
Crafter.
Mentor.
Perfecter.

Design Director
Leaving no stone unturned and with a keen eye for detail, Scott believes clarity and simplicity are key to good brand building. His extensive knowledge throughout the creative process will ensure a seamless and thorough roll out.

Communicator.
Negotiator.
Achiever.
Accommodator.

Account Director
Saha is committed to delivering successful projects across a variety of disciplines. Commercially aware and logistically solid, she works together with the client, creative and third-party teams to exceed client expectations, on time and within budget.

Forward Thinker.
Storyteller.
Brand Builder.
Hard Worker.

Design Director
Always brimming with enthusiasm and curiosity, Jamie has the ability to translate complex problems into simple, honest and effective solutions. He creates compelling brand stories that create a lasting emotional connection with audiences.

Originator.
Transformer.
Collaborator.
Lateral thinker.

Design Director
Adapting to any creative challenge, Connor always looks to deliver valuable and original solutions that bring brand stories to life.

Assembler.
Tester.
Breaker.
Fixer.

Digital Designer
George specialises in crafting simple, elegant and unique solutions which deliver real value to both clients and clients’ customers alike.

Creator.
Detail Lover.
Explorer.

Artworker
Toro has a passion for branding and illustration. His strong experience in brand and creative strategy shines through each and every project, but his speciality is in large scale events.

Experimenter.
Crafter.
Brand Elevator.

Designer
A concept-driven designer with passion for strategic design, Thierry believes in creative solutions rooted in original ideas that work and inspire clients. A background in graphic design and branding has seen him crafting work that delivers on impact and delight.

Composer.
Adaptor.
Fine tuner.

Creative Artworker
Lucie creates and develops a strong branding experience for every project. She loves the detail-orientated aspects of design and enjoys tailoring content for each unique occasion.

Creator.
Conceptualiser.
Collaborator.

Designer
Saffron creates original ideas and engaging design solutions on a variety of design projects, working from concept to completion. She is always eager to learn new things and implement them in her work.

Responder.
Troubleshooter.
Jack-of-all Trader.
Solution Finder.

Project Manager
Whatever the project, Craig is willing to pick up the ball and run with it. He is never lacking in enthusiasm and has a work ethic that is contagious to those around him.

Path Finder.
Mediator.
Problem solver.
Team player.

Senior Project/Production Manager
An experienced project manager who is used to delivering complex projects, Daniel thrives when finding innovative solutions to overcome the toughest of challenges.

Organiser.
Socialiser.
Comforter.
Level-header.

Studio Manager
Ensuring a smooth operation, Poppy makes sure the team has the tools they need to get the job done, and is often described as “organised fun”. Always here to help and never afraid to learn something new.

Why

Our expertise has provided a competitive, sustainable advantage to many of the world’s most iconic brands.

Why choose Designwerk?

Proud accolades.
We have won over 60 international creative awards including Emmy’s, Clio’s, Mobius and Transform awards in recognition for design excellence.

Understanding your challenges.
As each client has unique business objectives, we undergo an in-depth discovery phase in order to fully understand your needs.

Dedication.
Working collaboratively throughout the process, our multi-disciplinary team is committed to getting it right every time.

Trusted.
We build and maintain longterm relationships with our clients by continual delivering outstanding service that they can rely on.

A proven track record.
Our success is measured by achieving strategic business objectives delivered across every touch point along the customer journey.