Jennifer Hayashi

Senior Designer, Art Director & Illustrator

London, United Kingdom
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About me

Jennifer Hayashi is an energetic, colourful designer, art director and illustrator based in London. Having worked across multiple brands, she has a multitude of skills, ranging from branding, digital design, campaign creative and motion graphics. In her spare time, she works on personal projects and is an active part of the design scene, having experience speaking about her projects and life as a designer in Japan. Always on the search for new projects and collaborators, feel free to contact her via email.

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  • Branding
  • Ad Campaign
  • Digital Design
  • Print Design
  • Menu Design
  • Motion Graphics
  • Art Direction
  • Design/art Direction/creative/concepts/idea
  • Illustration
  • Adobe Graphics

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Young Creative Council

    Young Creative Council

    • Design
  • Fabrik


    • Design
  • Adidas Group

    Adidas Group

    • Fashion and Textiles

    • Advertising

Work history


Senior Designer

Social Life

Apr 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time


Senior Graphic Designer


Apr 2018 - Apr 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Helping big brands solve their problems creatively. Currently working with Beauty and Personal Care brands for Unilever.


Graphic Designer

YO! Sushi

Dec 2015 - Apr 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • As the only in-house Graphic Designer, I worked across all areas of the brand on all UK and International projects. I was responsible for; brand development, creative campaigns, menu innovation, photography, motion graphics and digital design.


Apr 2011 - Jul 2014
  • Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
  • Full Time
  • I worked across many brand led projects, including Amazon Japan. Regardless of being the only foreign employee, I overcame many cultural barriers and became lead designer working with clients and junior designers to create brand solutions. One of my main projects was as editor and art director for a monthly magazine for the fashion brand Mai. I was promoted to Head of Video and Motion Graphics, providing solutions for our clients through social and digital channels



First-class Honours Bachelor of Arts in Computer Animation and Visual Effects

Abertay University

Sep 2003 - Jun 2008
  • Dundee, United Kingdom
  • I studied a wide range of digital arts including design, animation, video production and 3D design. In my final year I created a branding strategy for the punk band Melt Banana. The outcome of my project was a 2D music video which won the award for “Best Visual Design” from Realtime Worlds Ltd. I organised the marketing and PR for the final degree show. I graduated with a first class honors degree.



Best Visual Design

Real time Worlds

  • I won the award for "Best Visual Design" in my graduate art and design show.