WE’RE A DESIGN COMPANY BUILT TO HELP CLIENTS SOLVE THE NEXT GENERATION OF CHALLENGES.

We’re a group of people, passionate about helping other people. A team of designers, researchers, behavioural scientists, coaches, strategists, facilitators, technologists and trainers who bring a whole bunch of curiosity, rigour and experience to the things that matter most to you.

Our work encompasses science and sustainability, systems and services, communication and brand, products and packaging, digital and motion.

Everything we do is inspired by people, informed by behaviour and involves consideration for the planet.

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“Visionaries…One to look out for in 2020”

FORBES, DECEMBER 2019

OUR TEAM

OUR TEAM WORK WITH A SHARED
VISION OF DESIGNING A BETTER
FUTURE FOR EVERYONE

ANDY YOUNG
CHIEF DESIGN OFFICER

Design and innovation expert, Andy is an ideas person with a passion for start-ups and entrepreneurship. He has worked globally across the private and public sector designing for customer experience.

Prior to joining Stance Andy ran a successful consultancy business, most recently working as Principal of Innovation at Royal Bank of Scotland where he lead project teams across London and Edinburgh delivering the future of financial services for the bank.

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GUY CHAMPNESS
LEAD BEHAVIOURAL CONSULTANT

Through the strategic application of behavioural science, Guy has helped organisations and businesses become better at what they do. 

Combining 20+ years global leadership experience with award-winning applied psychology research, Guy partners with leadership teams and investors to de-risk innovation, create richer experiences and drive long-term sustainable growth.

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NEIL MCKIE
STRATEGY LEAD & FOUNDER

Working in marketing and design for over a decade, Neil has delivered large-scale strategy and technology projects for global brands, governments and social change organisations.

In founding and growing Stance, Neil’s vision is to design new ways of approaching problems that incorporate consideration for social and environmental sustainability, as well as commercial viability and consumer desirability.

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JACK GREGORY
TECHNICAL LEAD

A technical polymath and Glasgow School of Fine Art graduate, Jack specialises in large-scale integration, automation and interaction technology.  

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KIRSTY GEDDES
VISUAL DESIGNER

Kirsty’s experiences in fashion and design enable her multi-disciplinary approach. Her vision is shaped by the desire to tell compelling narratives and thrives most when working with change makers and people intent on disrupting their industries.

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MARKUS HIEMANN
SENIOR SUSTAINABILITY CONSULTANT

Markus is a big-picture, systems-thinking sustainability professional with a local touch. He helps organisations connect the dots across human, social and natural elements to bring about positive, long-term change. 

Markus has experience across the private, public and third sectors in the US and Europe. He is skilled in sustainable development, systems thinking, environmental awareness, sustainable transport, and leadership with a Postgraduate Certificate in Sustainable Business from Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership, University of Cambridge.

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TIERNAN CRILLEY
MOTION & VISUAL DESIGNER

A Glasgow School of Art graduate, Tiernan creates 2D and 3D motion graphics for a diverse array of media. His fasciations is driven by the potential application of interactive experiences, data visualisation, and cross reality (XR) within tech and public spheres.

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WE ARE BUILDING A COMPANY COMITTED TO CREATING A DIVERSE AND INCLUSIVE WORKPLACE, WHERE EVERYONE HAS THE FREEDOM TO THRIVE.

We are always excited about meeting new people with shared values and vision. Get in touch or send an open application.