Max Batty


  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Packaging
  • Branding
  • Environmental Design
  • Corporate Identity
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Websites
  • Typography
  • Wayfinding Design
  • Brand Design
  • Brand Identity
  • Logo Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

Work history


Creative Director

Adoozie Ltd

Apr 2014
  • Adoozie is a brand and design studio with an ethical outlook and a creative edge, we provide design and brand consultancy services from our London office. Collaborating with the organisations we love, we work hard to push, evolve and reshape their brand with our holistic, bespoke approach. Our work combines beautifully crafted graphic design with strategic, targeted messaging, in a way that delivers real results. We provide strategic brand and design consultancy services to a client base that spans a variety of sectors, including charity, financial, music, theatre, food and fashion. Our clients span a broad range of industries, but all are doing great things, and we help them expand their reach with tailored, meaningful and relevant brand communications. Our team brings together experience in a variety of fields to provide services such as event design, branding, logo design, illustration and marketing materials. Adoozie has the design experience that’s spent the last 20 years helping people build and develop brands. We love what we do, because we passionately believe that great design brings positive change.


Graphic Designer & Illustrator


Apr 2016 - Apr 2016
  • Infographic design for their client Parodontax Fluoride Toothpaste


Graphic Designer & Illustrator


Dec 2015 - Mar 2016
  • Infographics and brochure design. GUI design.


Graphic Designer & Illustrator

ODD Eyes Theatre

Jan 2016 - Mar 2016
  • Rebranding, logo design, marketing materials and animation. Campaign and advertising materials for their production #Haters


Graphic Designer

Vital Xposure

Jun 2015 - Feb 2016
  • Production pack design for the production of Let Me Stay. Poster design artworking and marketing materials for the production of The Disappearance of Dorothy Lawrence.


Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Hobs Reprographics

Mar 2015 - Nov 2015
  • Pitch-winning presentations, infographics, proposals and corporate brochures. Clients included: Barclays, Bouygues UK, Balfour Beattie, Hitachi Rail, Engie, JLL and Tideway.


Graphic Designer & Illustrator


Apr 2015 - Nov 2015
  • Proposal presentations re-branded for best practices for the global healthcare community. Infographics


Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Inventiv Health

Apr 2015 - Jul 2015
  • Infographics, conceptual illustration for pitches, apps and publication layouts. Clients included Johnson & Johnson and the GMC.


Graphic Designer


Aug 2015 - Jul 2015
  • Web marketing materials, guidebooks and advertising for BT.


Senior Designer

Swith Design

Jan 2015 - Mar 2015
  • Responsible for conceptualisation and design of internal and external event design for Investec, working with a team of 3 designers. We maintained the corporate identity implementing advertising, events marketing for sports and cultural events (e.g. The Ashes), conferences, charity events and other promotional material).




Mar 2015 - Mar 2015
  • Illustrated infographics for NHS’ healthcare professional sector.


Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Bell Pottinger

Sep 2013 - Sep 2014
  • Responsible for developing the visual brand, pitch work, event material and social media. Working alongside the senior designer, mid-level designers, partners and the CEO regarding visual brand and it’s values. Working with other designers and managers ensuring a cohesive relationship between print and multimedia. Handling external suppliers, strategic brand planning and creative direction. Managing external designers, photographers, printers and sign makers. Projects and achievements: »» Helped push the percentage of successful pitches up by 40% in a three months »» Developed the sub-brand Blogger’s Breakfast initiative to help understand blogging and bloggers and how that effects online marketing


Web Designer

Thomas Newman Consulting

Mar 2013 - Mar 2013
  • Website for financial consultancy specialising in strategic planning, product development and risk management for global banking. The brief was to re-design and re-brand their website to bring it up-to-date and stand out against other financial consultancies.


Web Designer

JWHB Associates Ltd

Dec 2012 - Dec 2012
  • Website for business consultancy specialising in strategy and business development for financial institutions and their providers in global transaction banking. Promotional site designed to show their consultancy in a clear way and to have the site easily editable for future updates.


Brand & Design Manager

CLS Group

May 2008 - Jul 2012
  • Responsible for driving, developing and policing the design and visual brand of the company forward. Working with senior management, business development teams and CEOs regarding visual brand and it’s values. Working with other managers ensuring a cohesive relationship between print and multimedia. Creating the promotional and marketing materials. Handling external suppliers, strategic brand planning and creative direction. Managing external designers, photographers, printers and sign makers. Projects and achievements: »» Singularly project managed internal and external global brand refresh with roll-out »» New York and London office design refit of photographic imagery, way-finding and large format internal graphics. Including the design and overseeing installation of a 124 foot glass wall graphic in our NYC office »» Sibos 2008–2012 — full event design, including all promotional materials and exhibition stand design »» CLS intranet GUI design »» CLS internet GUI and functionality design »» Art direction of new brand imagery for roll-out in 2012


Senior Designer

Dresdner Kleinwort

Dec 2004 - May 2008
  • Responsible for conceptualisation and design of solutions from concept to completion. Creating marketing, advertising, event packages, annual reports, brochures and web material for the international bank. Art directing 7 designers and 4 presentation staff with the projects; that they met with the original concepts and deadlines, from birth to final implementation and roll-out. Projects and achievements: »» Global brand implementation and roll-out »» Sponsorship brochure “Going the Extra Mile” — won the European Excellence Award in the Finance category »» Frankfurt Marathon tram graphic design »» Created sub-branding for Revolution


Lead Designer

The Direct Marketing Practice

Apr 2003 - Jun 2004
  • Responsible for the organisation of the design studio, art directing freelance designers alongside the art director. Working on corporate branding, promotional packs for conferences, charity pledge-packs, annual reports, advertising, websites and email campaigns. Clients included WWF, NDCS, JPMorgan Fleming, AIG and the AITC. Projects and achievements: »» Promotion from graphic designer to Lead Designer in charge of design studio within a year »» Upgraded workflow and client-interaction practices within studio »» Rebrand of Euromoney Books logo »» Design for WWF Guardian factsheets


Senior Designer

Goldman Sachs International

Aug 1999 - Mar 2002
  • Responsible for conceptualisation and design of solutions from concept to completion. Working with a team of 4 designers and 3 presentation operators. We maintained the corporate identity implementing advertising, annual reports, events marketing (conferences, charity events and movie premieres), web design and large multimedia presentations. Projects and achievements: »» Acted as a consultant and project management with external design agencies, such as Ogilvy & Mather »» GS Challenge campaign, promotional and marketing material for their children’s charity »» Project managed communication and branded materials for the first global town hall conference, incorporating 9 countries


Senior Designer

The Internet Web Design Company Limited

Jul 1997 - Mar 1998
  • Marketing, advertising, corporate identity and websites. Clients included MPG Associates, Fraser Trading International, Leisurescope, Guardian Finance, Wards of Gresham Street, Harts Brown Solicitors, Internet Network Services and Centurfax. Projects and achievements: »» Introduced the option of business branding to all new websites; thus converting the company from IT website design company to graphic design company



BTEC HND Graphic Design

Barnet College

Aug 1992 - Aug 1993
  • Graphic Design


BTEC OND Graphic Design Illustration

Kent Institute of Art Design

Aug 1990 - Aug 1991
  • Graphic Design (sp. Illustration)


Art Design

Thanet Technical College

Aug 1988 - Aug 1989



    European Excellence Award

    • Sponsorship brochure