Design and engineering professional and graduate of the Royal College of Art/Imperial College - Industrial Design Engineering (M.Des & Dip. IC).
Specialities: Turning creative ideas into reality though sketching, mock-ups, model-making, design and engineering, proof of concepts, prototype development, conceptual products, commercial proposals, industry collaborations, real products, exhibitions, design courses and workshops, writing and design based websites.
Experience: Professional Designer and former Post Graduate programme director of Product Design at the Birmingham Institute of Art & Design. Visiting Tutor at the Royal College of Art, Central Saint Martins and Aston University. Professional design experience at Mathmos, Babysphere, Dyson and GEC. Also Co-founder and editor of Obsessionistas and contributor to Design Hunter websites.
Collaborative design projects undertaken with: AGA Rangemaster, Cadbury, Denby, Ferrari Logic 3, Forest Garden, Marks & Spencer, Pashley Cycles, Richard Burbidge and Triumph Motorcycles.
Currently - designing, developing and making a new folding bicycle - operating from a design studio/workshop based in Warwickshire (UK). Project supported by leading industry experts and Innovate UK (launched at Bespoked 2017).