Ryan Atkinson

Ryan Atkinson

Creative Director / Head of Design at Nomads
United Arab Emirates

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Sector Experience


Creative Director
Nomads Agency
United Arab Emirates
February 2018 - Present (4 years 3 months)
Design Director
June 2015 - May 2016 (11 months)
Design Director
Re Brand Consultancy
October 2013 - May 2015 (1 year 7 months)
Head of Design
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
October 2009 - September 2013 (3 years 11 months)
As the Head of the Design Department - I managed the design team and was responsible for the creative vision of the designers and the department. I worked with a hands on attitude and was physically involved in designing a lot of the work that came out of the department.
Design Director
Clearwater South Africa
South Africa
2008 - 2009 (1 year)
As design director at Clearwater, I was responsible for designing and directing animation for Ads, TV motion and Channel branding.
January 2008 - September 2008 (8 months)
As a designer at Ontwerp, I was expected to be able to design and conceptualise ideas for Ads and TV motion work - and where necessary animate the work. I also handled print work that was needed from time to time.



2005 - 2007 (2 years)

2000 - 2004 (4 years)

1996 - 1999 (3 years)

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