Niccola Phillips

Niccola Phillips

Head of Art at M&C Saatchi
Sydney, Australia


Niccola has over fourteen years’ experience working across design, digital, direct, print and TV, working at agencies including M&C Saatchi and DDB. Niccola has received industry awards and commendations from the Webbies, AGDA, AC&E, ADMA and the Echoes. She has judged Print Craft and Direct at the AWARD Awards, has judged the AC&E and Bravo Awards and has lectured on Out Of Home at AWARD School.
Niccola is a passionate champion of diversity in advertising, has founded a mentoring program for female creatives called Power of Ten and is a National AWARD School Head for 2017. She was a panelist at Vivid Sydney 2016 and is a regular contributor to AdNews.
Niccola spends her spare hours writing, taking photographs and creating sculptural works. She has been exhibited in various Sydney and Melbourne galleries and has been the recipient of sculpture and photography prizes. 


Design Juror
London, United Kingdom
June 2017 - Present (9 months)
Member of the Board
November 2014 - Present (3 years 4 months)
Head of Art
Sydney, Australia
June 2012 - Present (5 years 9 months)
Senior Art Director
Niccola Phillips
2010 - June 2012 (2 years 5 months)
Senior Art Director
Mercer Bell
2011 (1 year)


Masters Art (Sculpture)

2010 - 2012 (2 years)
Masters of Fine Arts (Sculpture)

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