Freelance Concept Designer
2007 - Present (14 years)
Production of concept visuals for various organisations in the transportation and consumer fashion sectors.
Current projects in -
Special Vehicle Concept Styling and Visualisation
Sales & Marketing Graphics
Website design and development
Amphibious Vehicle Development
Photographic Image Rendering
Point of sales
Jaguar Land Rover (MENA region)
2007 - 2007
Responsible for the design & rapid creation of a range of Interior & Exterior photographic concept rendering to be used for the presentation & manufacture of several Limited Edition JLR vehicles based on the L320 model.
Limited Editions included vehicles for Greg Norman’s ‘Fireside’ development, ‘60 Years Of Vehicle Manufacture’ celebration, ‘MENA’ region specific vehicle and ‘Accessories Range’ demonstration vehicle.
Vehicle Test Engineer
2005 - 2007 (2 years)
Analysis of prototype and pre-launch vehicles under controlled driving conditions.
Working with a small team of engineers and drivers to discover, log and analyse vehicle faults with the soul aim of enhancing vehicle quality and refinement to ultimately increase brand strength.
Completed a development phase of high speed Gamma testing & mileage accumulation tests on JLR’s X150, X350, X400, L359 and L320 models.
This process created enhancements in individual vehicle handling, build quality and general fault rectification prior to the release of the Press Vehicle fleets to the World Press.
Additional tasks also included the management and data input of all L359 Press fleet vehicle faults directly into Halewood’s system to ensure efficient fault rectification during vehicle downtime.
Automotive & Marine Stylist
1999 - 2005 (6 years)
Amphibious Vehicle Concept Designer
Visual stylist for Consumer and Military Amphibious vehicles.
Responsible as part of hte styling team for Exterior and Interior vehicle styling.
Styling direction over the clay model team and interior trimmers.
Designer of interior soft and hard trim, including the creation of the interior package buck.
Ergonomic testing, prototype development and final route to production of interior trimmed components.
Research and development member on two prototype Amphibious vehicles including automotive, marine & wind tunnel programs with the aim of creating a benchmark vehicle that could perform against competitor vehicles on both land and water.