Yorkshire born and bred, Andy graduated from University of Lancashire with a Bachelor of Arts in graphic design. He worked in London for multi-disciplinary design agency McColl, and retail design specialists RPA Europe on award-winning projects for clients in the UK, Portugal, Scandinavia and Germany. Following a return to print design at REAL451 Studios, Andy then brought his extensive experience and creative excellence to Open in 2004.

Andy’s energy and enthusiasm for great design that works is matched by a love of traditional print and fine art combined with contemporary skills. His numerous clients include English Heritage, Historic Royal Palaces, Ericsson, Feira Nova, Halifax, Tesco, and Royal Mail.