Managing Director, Thompson Brand Partners Leeds, UK
Nick is an industry heavyweight with over 25 years experience working at a senior level in leading brand and design agencies in London, Edinburgh and Leeds. Agencies have included Identity, Elmwood and Thompson Brand Partners.
Throughout his career he has built-up a broad skill-set, operating as a highly effective design manager and a successful managing director. Career clients have been in public, private and not-for-profit sectors, ranging from the NHS to UK Trade & Investment, Nestle to Morrisons, and Mind to VSO.
He is a past President of the Design Business Association, helping to raise the profile of design and branding within the business community, a Common Purpose graduate, governor of Leeds Arts University and a former director of Scottish Book Trust. As well as design, his passions are his family, film, photography, literature and travel.