Ben has more than 15 years experience in corporate design and communication, leading projects for some of Australia’s largest companies. Ben applies his strategic thinking to build and maintain strong corporate brands. With a background in user-experience design, Ben believes that crafting and articulating a compelling company narrative has the power to inspire, engage and influence.
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.
With 15 years of experience working with brands in Europe, the US and Australia, Pablo believes the best brand strategies shorten the distance between people and brands to foster engagement. His work finds simple solutions to help our clients be noticed, recognised and loved. He has worked with brands such as Westpac and Hyundai.
With more than 15 years of experience in London and Sydney, Gareth has worked with some of the biggest names in business including Lendlease, Sotheby’s, Knight Frank and McGrath. Alongside his role as Creative Director, Gareth is the Vice Chairman of the Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA), and helps to advance and support the Australian communication design community, through activities in education, advocacy and professional development.
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.
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.
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.
Hayden is a talented creative with over 10 years experience as a Senior Designer and Art Director. He believes in a strategic approach to design. With the brand message in mind, Hayden creates interesting and emotive ideas that capture attention.
A well-rounded designer, he has worked on a broad scope of design applications across a variety of media and markets. Hayden has developed national advertising campaigns, corporate brand and communications for a variety of top ASX listed businesses.
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.
With over eight 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.