With expertise in corporate brand, investor communications and management, Renee leads Designate to effectively communicate their message, across a range of projects. Renee also provides clients, and her team, best practice insights gleaned from her participation on various boards and committees, such as Australasian Reporting Awards and e.com Global ReportWatch.
With over 15 years as a creative strategist, Andrew has created and honed brands and creative communications for a range of great Australian companies. He leads The Studio at Designate in creative, and collaborates directly with clients and the client service team, to ensure Designate delivers creative solutions on message and on brief.
Chantal is responsible for ensuring Designate delivers stand-out digital solutions. With over 12 years experience from London to Sydney Chantal leads the digital team and is the advocate for digital innovation and user centred design experiences. She is passionate about driving digital communications that generate a meaningful impact for our clients and delivering first-class results.
Michael is Designate’s Head of Business Development and Strategy, this means that he not only develops new relationships, he crystallises them by ensuring that what Designate delivers is directly linked to the ambitions of the client. Delivering on this means thinking differently about engagement strategies. Michael brings with him over 15 years experience in business development and communication roles, spanning across numerous industries.
As a founding Director of Designate Group, Roger has carved a niche for himself as one of Australia's few specialists in corporate brand and investor communications, with a focus on investor brand. With a background in advertising, publishing and design in Melbourne, the UK and Sydney, Roger's strategic abilities have seen him create, develop and enhance brand identities and innovative corporate communications for leading Australian companies.
As a Director of Designate Group, Martin oversees the systems that have ensured Designate’s leadership position in systems to support client projects and the Designate team. His expertise in technology, coupled with his 25 years of experience in the design industry have seen Martin deliver high-end digital projects through to customised project management systems.
As a founding Director of Designate Group, Trevor has had an impressive 40-year career in business management and marketing. He is experienced in the public and private sectors and has worked within organisations ranging in size from 10 to 70,000 employees across retail, industrial and commercial markets. Trevor held the role of CEO of Designate from its commencement in 1992 until 2013.
Louise applies her expertise to help deliver high quality digital projects for our clients, often within the constraints of challenging deadlines. Louise ensures that the Designate team creates all digital projects within budget, according to specification and timeframes, and that Designate consistently delivers innovative, high calibre results. Louise’s calm, methodical approach and strong client delivery focus serve our clients well during major projects.
Michael is Designate’s investor communications specialist, with over 20 years experience in Investor Relations roles for companies including Brambles, Lion Nathan and Foster’s Group. Since joining Designate, Michael has delivered strategic communications for clients including Myer, HCF, Lend Lease, Oakton and Base Resources and offers services including communications plans, writing and investor relations advisory.
Patrick brings a high level of design production expertise to Designate, gained from over 20 years of experience in the industry, which is fundamental to the smooth running of client projects. Patrick works closely with clients and the Designate team, managing print production projects to deliver high quality outcomes.
With over five years experience as a web developer in both Japan and Sydney Hiroshi is highly proficient in front-end and back-end Programming, OS, Middleware and Databases. As the prominence of online reporting and digital content continues to increase, Hiroshi is a crucial member of the Designate team.
Chantelle is a strategic designer who works with many of our clients to create exceptional outcomes across a diverse range of brand and investor communication collateral. With 14 years of experience in the industry, she combines her creative mind with a strong understanding of corporate communications producing only the highest quality design work.