Who we are
We are a London-based creative communication agency. We operate around the world and work with businesses to solve their communication challenges.
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Ian BrownhillManaging Director & Senior Consultant
My professional background...has really focused on three key areas: research, strategy and business management. I’ve held senior management positions in London Transport Buses, Which? and The Prince’s Charities Group, before joining BergHind Joseph (which I set up with Michael and Smith in 2003) in September 2008.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I’m the Managing Director at BergHind Joseph, so I run the company. I’m also a consultant, offering strategic advice and guidance as well as research on behalf of clients.
Michael HirschlDirector of Creative Delivery
My professional background...I started my design career in Austria before moving to London. I’ve held a number of senior creative roles, working with Smith at two design agencies (both now defunct) before we set up BergHind Joseph together with Ian in 2003. Over the years I’ve delivered every type of creative project imaginable and worked on key client accounts including BP, Zurich Financial Services, Glaxo SmithKline, Vendome Luxury Group, Syngenta, Tate & Lyle and Unilever to name a few.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I am the Director of Creative Delivery at BergHind Joseph and my job is to ensure all of the projects we work on are delivered to the highest possible standards.
Smith JosephDirector of Creative Exploration
My professional background...I have almost thirty years’ experience in the world of creative communication. I started my career designing record sleeves but have since worked in all areas of design. This has resulted in me delivering a diverse range of creative solutions for some of the world’s best known brands including Avis, Ernst & Young, Honda, McKinsey, Debenhams, HSBC, Tate & Lyle, BP, QinetiQ and Telewest…to name but a few!
My role at BergHind Joseph...I’m responsible for ‘creative exploration' at BergHind Joseph and building an appetite for new, innovative and fresh approaches to solving communication problems within the creative team. I achieve this in a variety of ways, but it’s primarily fuelled by pushing visionary ideas to give our clients a competitive edge.
About what we do
We develop employee engagement, branding and business communication solutions that gain attention, create impact and transform the way people understand and want to work with your business; ultimately helping you on your quest to drive performance and deliver results.
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Siobhan HammondDirector of Client Services
My professional background...I’ve worked for over 16 years in employee engagement and I’m passionate about helping companies improve their overall performance and productivity through their people. I love nothing better than a complex challenge.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I’m Director of Client Services at BergHind Joseph and work in collaboration with our clients to deliver creative, quality solutions that help clients achieve their business goals and targets. Having worked in house and agency side I can empathise with clients’ needs and relate to their specific challenges.
Matt BrownHead of Video
My professional background...I have worked in film and TV for 25 years. I started out in production, making pop promos and ended up as a senior manager in post-production. Along the way I have worked for most of the major film companies and broadcasters.
My role at BergHind Joseph...As Head of Video at BergHind Joseph, it is my job to ensure that we provide our clients with the best quality services they require to communicate internally and externally, whilst still maintaining BergHind Joseph's high standards.
My professional background...I have six years’ experience in print and digital design for branding, exhibition, employee engagement, corporate and marketing communication projects.
I have worked for a range of UK and international clients including TATA Global Beverage, Tesco, Debenhams, Syngenta, AXA, SBM Offshore, Greene King, Mumtalakat and The Passage.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I am a Designer in the creative team at BergHind Joseph. My role is to deliver solutions for clients that are creative, engaging and that resolve their communication challenges.
About our approach
Using research, strategic thinking and design across all digital, print and experiential media, we work hard to find out about your challenge and develop effective communication solutions.
We don’t have fixed answers. Instead, we work with you to understand your challenges, your stakeholders and your goals.
Sophie Hurrell-SmithMarketing Manager
My professional background...My experience lies in B2B marketing and before joining the BergHind Joseph team I was actually a client.
My experience lies in digital marketing, events management, market research, trend analysis, lead generation and management, insight development, PR and copywriting.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I'm the Marketing Manager for BergHind Joseph, so I'm responsible for building the BergHind Joseph brand and sharing its capabilities. But my role extends further than just promoting BergHind Joseph, I'm always on the hunt for refreshing and inspiring ideas and ways of communicating with our audiences.
About our beliefs
We believe in the potential of strategic and creative thinking to build corporate reputations; intelligent design; the power and pleasure of hard work; asking the right questions; delighting clients by exceeding their expectations; never compromising on quality; offering real choice; building relationships that last because they work; mutual respect; and being brilliant.
Stuart LittlewoodSenior Designer
My professional background...My creative experience lies in branding and corporate communication for a broad range of sectors.
My role at BergHind Joseph...My role as Senior Designer at BergHind Joseph involves understanding the communication challenges facing our clients, and then working collaboratively with them to find memorable, engaging, and appropriate ways for them to communicate more effectively.
Philip HodsonSenior Consultant
My professional background...I began my professional life as a Marketing Manager for Royal Mail. I then spent 18 years at The Brand Union. There I was both a Client Director and Consultant, and served over 70 UK and international clients.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I am a Senior Consultant at BergHind Joseph. I tend to work at the front end of programmes, establishing things such as brand models, vision statements and value sets - providing a firm base for the development of new corporate identity systems and both external and internal engagement programmes. Following this I often act as an ongoing advisor as design work progresses or as other programmes come into play such as change management.
Pete MeadowsHead of Digital
My professional background...I’ve worked within business development for most of my career, but the last decade has seen me focus on digital and communication solutions which have more recently evolved into a dedicated passion and hobby.
My role at BergHind Joseph...As Head of Digital at BergHind Joseph I am responsible for developing, managing and delivering a portfolio of digital solutions. I’m here to ensure our clients are able to make the most of the technology available today, while keeping a keen eye on the technology of tomorrow!
Elspeth McCreadieClient Director
My professional background...I have over eight years’ experience working in business communication on both the client and agency side.
I started my career at Which? as a Project Manager, but then in 2003 took my skills into the agency world to work with a whole host of clients, including BAA, Orange, Glaxo SmithKline, BBC, BP and Marks & Spencer.
My role at BergHind Joseph...As Client Director at BergHind Joseph, I work with our clients to recommend and deliver the most appropriate and effective solution to resolve their communication challenge.
Justine MillerProject Manager, Switzerland
My professional background...I have over 20 years’ experience in the design and communications industry, including 10 years as a senior designer, before moving into project management. In 2006 I moved to Zurich, Switzerland and set up independently, working both for agencies as well as my own clients. I have broad project management experience covering events, corporate reporting, internal communications, employer branding, retail advertising, packaging and corporate identity.
My role at BergHind Joseph...is to facilitate the delivery of creative communication solutions, both in print and online, to BergHind Joseph's Swiss-based clients.
Virginia RanceOffice Manager
My professional background...I have worked in advertising, design and publishing forever; with my background being in office management and PA.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I'm the Office Manager for BergHind Joseph, which encompasses a whole host of activities from looking after the accounts, ensuring the office runs smoothly on a day to day basis, and hosting activities and days out for the team.
Kate SoutheyTeam Co-ordinator
My professional background...For 25 years I worked in the theatrical business, running my own voice over agency. My job as an agent was to find actors work in all areas of the voice over world ranging from commercials to cartoons, dubbing, audio books, CD-ROM’s…anything that needed a voice!
My role at BergHind Joseph...I’m the Team Co-ordinator at BergHind Joseph. My job is to support the Project Management team, liaise with clients and manage internal projects.
Ramat TejaniMarketing Executive
My professional background...I have worked within the private and public sector for the last four years helping disaffected and disadvantaged groups of people to communicate more effectively and have a more positive outlook on society. My work has ranged from helping single mothers get back into work, to supporting young people who are not in employment, education or training. This has given me the skills to find creative solutions to difficult and demanding problems.
My role at BergHind Joseph...My role as Marketing Executive at BergHind Joseph is to help all our stakeholders understand the importance of the great work that we do here. How I do this can vary from sending tweets, organising events, writing our blog, and conducting research for our insight pieces!
Belinda DohertyFinancial Controller
My professional background...I am a qualified accountant and have vast experience of dealing with all matters financial within the media industry. I have a passion for numbers, analysis and ensuring everything ‘adds up’.
My role at BergHind Joseph...I’m the financial controller at Berghind Joseph. This involves, amongst other things, delivering monthly accounts, management reporting, managing cashflow and working with the client services team.
HudsonHead of Visitors Greeting