Judges

The DBA Design Effectiveness Awards are judged through a rigorous, three-stage process by leading figures across multiple industries, carefully chosen for their understanding of how design can, and does, create change in business and society.

2020 judging panel - confirmed judges, more to be announced.

Clive Grinyer
Chairman of the Judges

Paul Fraser, Managing Director
3V Natural Foods

Paul Edwards, Head of Creative Design
Airbus

Nigel Morris, Associate Director, Head of Visual Communications
Arup

Helen Normoyle, Marketing Director
Boots UK & Ireland

Matthew Barwell, Chief Marketing Officer
Britvic

Philippe Picaud, Former Design Director
Carrefour

Steve Kearns, Managing Director
Cawston Press

Margaret Jobling, Centrica Group Chief Marketing Officer
Centrica

Catherine Woolfe, Former Marketing & Strategy Director
Collect+ & Yodel

Monica Dalla Riva, Vice President Customer Experience and Design
Deutsche Telekom

Jeremy Lindley, Global Design Director
Diageo

Cheryl Calverly, Chief Marketing Officer
eve sleep

Francois Lenfant, General Manager, Healthcare Experience, Global Design
GE Healthcare

Andrew Barraclough, Vice President of Design
GlaxoSmithKline

Luke Mansfield, Chief Strategy Officer
Harley Davidson

Hans Daems, Group Public Affairs Officer
Hitachi Europe

Nanna Ulrich Gudum, Vice President of Design
Lego

Richard Walzer, Principal Designer EMEA
Mars Wrigley

Dan Toon, Head of Design
McLaren

Aneta Aslakhanova, Global Marketing Director
Newby Teas

Amanda Royston, Marketing Director
Pizza Express

Yilmaz Erceyes, Marketing Director, UK Business Unit
Premier Foods

Sigrid Brewka-Steeves, Head of Retail Design
PUMA

Ben Branson, Founder & CEO
Seedlip

Olivia Salisbury, Group VP of Digital
T. Rowe Price

Paul Jones, Head of Store Design
Tesco

David Knibbs, Director
The Tofoo Company

Julie Dixon, Head of Information, Design & Partnerships
Transport for London (TfL)

Keith Gulliver, Head of Marketing Transformation, Social Media & Content
TSB Bank

Bruce Daisley, VP EMEA
Twitter

Siobhan Fitzpatrick, VP Digital & Distribution
Virgin Atlantic

Katie Swift, Global Brand Activation Director
Walgreens Boots Alliance

Guy Smith, Regional Design Director
WeWork

Phil Gowland, Marketing Director
Whitworths

2020 Grand Prix judges - more to be announced

Tomasz Blawat, CEO
Carlsberg UK

Ewan Venters, CEO
Fortnum & Mason

James Cain OBE, Chief Executive
Harrogate Spring Water

Laura Citron, CEO
London & Partners

Mark Fairweather, CEO
Whitworths

Our 2019 Round 2 DBA Design Effectiveness Awards Judges discuss the rigorous and robust judging process of all entries.