Emily Maguire

Visual & Information Designer

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsGraphic Designer - Website Designer - Product Designer


About me

An award-winning designer from London, Emily is obsessed with problem-solving through design and story-telling with data. She creates engaging and accessible multi-screen solutions, experiences and visualisations. With nine years’ experience working with clients from various backgrounds and industries, Emily has consistently helped clients meet their business objectives, always keeping users at the centre of the process. Before pursuing a freelance career, Emily was an Editorial UX Designer for BBC News where she designed interactive features for key events such as the 2015 General Election and led a major project to redesign the BBC’s visual style for infographics and data visualisation.

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  • Mobile
  • Digital
  • Design
  • Illustration
  • Web Design
  • Logo Design
  • Photoshop
  • UX Design
  • Visual Design
  • Infographics
  • Keynote Powerpoint
  • Data Visualisation
  • Information Design
  • Digital Design

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • BBC


    • TV
  • i


    • Design & Creative

Work history


Lead Information Designer


Jul 2014 - Dec 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Designed and developed interactive experiences, infographics, data visualisations, presentations and diagrams from data analysis, through to initial sketches and final deliverable. Presented and pitched ideas to clients, working with them to identify their needs and the needs of their users.


Editorial UX Designer


Jan 2014 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Editorial UX Designer for the BBC News Visual Journalism team. Designed long-form interactive features, infographics for daily news and a News product web toolkit, used across the BBC. In addition to this, redefined the visual style for infographics and data visualisation.


Head of Information Design

Hall Partners Europe

Feb 2010 - Jun 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Pioneered and specialised in data visualisation, infographics, client business intelligence dashboards (The Hub) and presentations. Translated research findings into compelling and memorable visual stories which were shared among a wide and high-profile client audience.



Visual Communication


Sep 2004 - Jul 2005
  • Foundation Diploma



Lovie for Best Use of Video Journalism

Lovie Awards

  • http://www.emaguiredesign.com/portfolios/surviving-childhood-in-africa/