Leon Brown

Leon Brown

Design LeadLondon, United Kingdom
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Leon Brown

Leon Brown

Design LeadLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Creative director based in London. Currently leading design at SaaS purchasing platform Vertice, and previously at enterprise cybersecurity platform Tessian — and singularly devoted to shaping bold new digital products and brand experiences. Currently available for freelance collaborations.
Projects
  • Human Layer Security Magazine
    Human Layer Security MagazineQuarterly print magazine for Tessian’s thought leadership sub-brand — Human Layer Security — pulling the curtain back on the industry’s premier theorists and provocateurs, heralding in cybersecurity’s next big thing in bright neon technicolour.
  • Human Layer Security
    Human Layer SecurityA digital brand identity for Human Layer Security — a grounds-up reimagining of the IT security professional’s print magazine for the 21st Century — taking form in an interactive website, trailblazing online community, and email newsletter about the changing world of cybersecurity.
  • The Future is Cyber
    The Future is CyberVisual identity for Tessian’s annual International Womens’ Day report into equal employment opportunity within cybersecurity. Launched each year to celebrate the successes of women in technology, and what more the industry can do to close the attainment gap.
  • How to Hack a Human
    How to Hack a HumanVisual identity for Tessian’s flagship research report on oversharing in the age of social engineering, and how the breadcrumbs of data we leave can be exploited by hackers to enact devastating attacks against people and businesses.
  • Tessian Brand System
    Tessian Brand SystemA digital-first brand identity for Sequoia-backed cybersecurity firm Tessian — the world’s first Human Layer Security platform — as it proposes a new human-first approach to cybersecurity and scales for a global audience of enterprise customers.
  • CariCrop
    CariCropA funded research project at the University of Edinburgh into the use of blockchain economics and distributed ledger technologies to create market transparency for remote farming communities in the Caribbean.
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Projects credited in
  • Human Layer Security
    Human Layer SecurityIllustrations for Human Layer Security, a cyber security magazine by Tessian. The illustrations accompany an article entitled “How to Lead With Empathy: Q&A With Tracy Z. Maleeff”. The super cool walking shoes were used as an opportunity to slip in HLS' brand colours AD: Leon Brown Editorial Design: Mihai Toma
  • Human Layer Security
    Human Layer SecuritySeries of portraits and illustrations for online/print thought leadership magazine for IT and Security practitioners — HumanLayerSecurity.com — Which brings together the industry’s brightest to share best practices, opinion pieces, and exclusive interviews.
Work history
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    Design LeadVÉRTICE
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Leading brand and product design disciplines across Vertice following a mammoth $26m Series A as the company comes out of stealth to launch the next big thing in SaaS management.
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    MentorADPList
    London, United KingdomPart Time
    Mentoring on ADPList with a mission to invest in the success of designers worldwide — sharing my experiences in creative leadership, brand strategy, and collaborating with great people on great things.
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Education
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    Product Design BA (Hons)Edinburgh College of Art
     - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    First Class Honours 2018: John L Paterson Award 2016/8: Degree Show Committee Lead 2015: Design Society Founder 2015: RSA Student Design Award