Welcome to my Design Portfolio


TicketAid

Responsive Website
Project TicketAid

TicketAid

TicketAid is a corporate ticket allocation website designed to give employees access to exclusive tickets that would otherwise go to waste whilst raising funds for some fantastic charities supporting global, regional and local causes, all at the same time.

  • Client: Refinitiv
  • Role: Design and User Experience
  • Year: 2021

What Car?

Mobile Application for Windows Phone
Project what

What Car

What Car? is a cross platform car valuation app. Having worked on designing the mobile app for iPhone, Android & Nokia, I was approached to design the Windows phone version. Two versions of the design are shown, one is the initial design and the other is the version that went live.

  • Client: What Car?
  • Role: UI Design and UX
  • Year: 2012

Dribbble

Miscellaneous examples of design and creative ideas.
Project Dribbble

Dribbble Portfolio

A collection of various projects I'm working on / creative ideas I'm exploring. The collection is mostly UI and animation focused.

  • Client: Various clients / Self-Set
  • Role: Mostly UI and animation
  • Year: 2015 - Present.

Guinness: The Product or the Brand?

Dissertation / Design / Print
Project Guinness

Guinness: The Product or the Brand?

Dissertation written in the final year of my Graphic Design degree course. It explored the history of Guinness’ advertising and weighed up its effectiveness whilst establishing a theory that the brand and the product rapidly became two separate entities. It was then designed, printed and bound. A few examples of the book are shown.

  • Client: University of Northampton
  • Role: Dissertation, design and print
  • Year: 2010

Reuters Sports Reel

Mobile Application for iOS, Android and Google Chromecast
Project sport

Reuters Sports Reel

Sports Reel delivers all the best sporting photos as the action happens from the cameras of Reuters award-winning photographers across the world.

  • Client: Reuters
  • Role: UI Design and UX
  • Year: 2014

NEST

Application for iPhone, Android and Google Chromecast
Project Nest

NEST

NEST is a trading platform for Indian exchange traded instruments. UX and Design by myself for Android, iOS and Google Chromecast.

I also designed a second-screen experience for Google Chromecast to allow the monitering of the users current positions and indexes aswell as an enhanced graph experience for the larger screen.

  • Client: Thomson Reuters
  • Role: Design and User Experience
  • Year: 2017

IRIS

Responsive Website
Project Iris

IRIS

A service to help banks prevent financial crime and assist customers in managing and combating customer and third-party risk

  • Client: Refinitiv
  • Role: UI Design and UX
  • Year: 2019

Labs Developer

Responsive Website
Project sport

Labs Developer

Labs Developer is a tool for Thomson Reuters developers, enabling them to work more efficiently in their teams and across the organisation. Labs Developer allows them to share their projects and use services others have built in their applications. The site consists of a service marketplace where users can utilise already built components in their work. Every user can speed up their work by registering apps in Labs Developer and seamlessly linking their projects with an existing body of work.

  • Client: Thomson Reuters Labs
  • Role: UI Design
  • Year: 2018

Rio 2016 Summer Olympics

Mobile Application for Android
Project sport

Rio 2016 Summer Olympics

Concept brief for a mobile application to follow the latest photography and results from the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics

  • Client: Reuters
  • Role: UI Design and UX
  • Year: 2016

Reuters News

Mobile Application for iOS and Android
Project News

Reuters News

Concept for a redesign of the Reuters News app

  • Client: Reuters
  • Role: UI Design and UX
  • Year: 2016

jones + jones (Fashion brand)

Mobile Application for iPhone
Project Vodka

jones + jones

iOS app for the fashion brand jones + jones. Allowed the customer to view their full range, make purchases, view store locations and follow all the latest trends.

  • Client: jones + jones
  • Role: UI and UX
  • Year: 2013

Vodka Revolution

Mobile Application for iPhone & Android
Project Vodka

Vodka Revolution

With the My Revolution app, you can 'Check-In & Win' every time you visit a Revolution bar for instant offers and prizes. From free pizzas to 2-4-1 cocktails and Holidays! Check-In Points: The more you check in at Revolution, the more points you will score. Get the most check in points at your local bar for even more great offers.

  • Client: Vodka Revolution
  • Role: UI and UX
  • Year: 2011

Thomson Reuters Power Curve

iOS and Web Application
Project Power Curve

Thomson Reuters Power Curve

Thomson Reuters Power Curve: Quantifying event impact on power contracts. The App gives you real-time fundamental fair value assessments of the power market, right down to the specific contract.

The power market is increasingly complex and affected by many different factors; quantifying the impact of these events quickly and accurately can be extremely challenging. You can now rely on the Power Curve App to do this for you, enabling you to adapt your trading strategy quickly and accurately.

- Easy insight into what’s driving prices in the Nordic and German power markets, updated throughout the day in real time.

- Based on physical market simulation models fed with weather, supply and demand, fuel prices and available capacity information.

- Easy to understand visualisation and navigation.

- Provides full transparency through the drill-down capabilities.

- Enables you to view marginal costs for power generation for power plants in a given country/region, for a given hour or over time.

  • Client: Thomson Reuters
  • Role: UI Design and UX
  • Year: 2015

The Lightness of Paper...

Sculpture and Poster
Project Smith

The Lightness of Paper...

A live brief from GF Smith to produce a promotional poster to be sent to clients & other graphic designers. A series of experimental paper models were created and then photographed. Directional lighting enhanced the paper’s lightness, delicacy and form. One of the images was applied to a poster to suggest how a simple paper sculpture can take on a dreamlike, etherial quality.

  • Client: GF Smith
  • Role: Paper Sculpture, Photography & Design
  • Year: 2008

Design Experience

  • Chameleon
    Lead Experience Designer
    January 2024 - Present
  • WPNC
    Lead Experience Designer
    January 2023 - January 2024

    Senior UX / UI Designer
    October 2021 - January 2023
  • TicketAid
    Lead Designer
    April 2018 - October 2021
  • Refinitiv
    Senior UI Designer
    October 2018 - July 2019
  • Thomson Reuters Labs
    Senior UI Designer
    September 2017 - October 2018

    UI Designer
    March 2017 - September 2017
  • Thomson Reuters - Applied Innovation
    UX / UI Designer
    March 2013 - March 2017
  • WPP - POSSIBLE
    Digital Designer
    March 2012 - March 2013
  • Grapple Mobile / Monitise Create
    UX / UI Designer
    March 2011 - March 2012
  • Ogilvy & Mather - OgilvyAction
    Digital Designer & Concept Designer
    August 2009 - Internship
  • WPP - Dialogue 141
    Graphic Designer
    August 2009 - Internship

Education

Recommendations

“Stephen is UI/UX designer focused on mobile experiences. Where other designers coming from the web world struggle to make their layouts consistent, adaptive and reactive, Stephen always comes with an experience fit for phones and tablets. He's also flexible and receptive to feedback about new or experimental components to add to his designs.” Francisco Estévez García, Android Developer at Thomson Reuters
“Awesome expertise on mobile UI and UX. As usual working with Stephen is a pleasure.” Javier Rico, Founder at Weapp Mobile
“Stephen is very hard working, and was one of the first people to get into work everyday without fail. He's attention to detail is very good and had no problem with any of the work he did. Stephen added a lot for his team and his work on Windows phone 7 was the basis of the continuing work we are doing.” Delroy Willis, iOS Developer at Grapple Mobile / Monitise Create
“I taught Stephen during his final two years of study at The University of Northampton. He proved to be creative, technically-minded, hard working, honest and reliable. Stephen produced some strong work during his studies, winning a D&AD award as recognition for his work on a BBC mobile application.” James Smith, Senior Lecturer of Design at University of Northampton
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