Florent de Maximy
Why? Brand Design is testament to Florent’s ability and unwavering determination to bring great ideas to life. The strategic purpose driven way in which he approaches business and even-tempered nature ensures loyalty from his team and clients alike. Like most passionate designers you are likely to bump into Florent roaming the store isles totally engrossed in the latest packaging trends.
With her magnetic charisma Cecile commands the room. She instantly adds value with her intuitive and lateral thinking, but possibly her greatest asset is in business development, building deep rooted client relationships and fostering talent. She grabs her energy from inspiring the multi-disciplinary and cultural team.
Business Development Director
Sitting with clients at all levels Tara brings her charisma and passion for business development to every meeting. This, along with her curiosity aids in her successfully delivery of revenue growth through clients acquisitions. She stays true to her Caribbean roots with fervent storytelling and love of island cocktails.
Client Services Director
Professional, intuitive, articulate, charismatic are just a few words to describe Matteo. Not only does he mentor the client services team championing excellence, he also leads all key client relationships ensuring satisfaction and advocacy. Acutely perceptive, nothing slips past Matteo, especially an espresso and a decadent dessert.
Creative Strategy Director
Yenna’s unique multi-dimensional perspective of branding comes from her years of experience across strategic as well as branding design. A strong conceptual thinker, her solutions address branding challenges rigorously and comprehensively. In her personal time, Yenna experiments diversely with her creativity, from making fabulous glass mosaics, drawing intricate mehndi, to baking sculpted cakes that made it to international competitions and under the forks of the President of Singapore.
Executive Creative Director
Having worked across all consumer branding categories on all 7 continents for over 20 years, Muriel fuels an energetic creativity paired with a unique ability to garner inspiration from the unexpected. She is passionate about growing her teams capabilities, setting them up for success. Her daydreams take her to Bali where her pottery is fired in the kiln and her canelé is fired in the oven.
Highly process driven with a meticulous eye, Gavin demands attention to detail. Over 20 years in the industry has equipped him to deliver only the highest level of production. When he isn’t looking through his pocket microscope or checking a Pantone book he can be found watching a football match, gin and tonic in hand.
HR & Office Management
Leni is the backbone of WBD and immediately presents herself as dependable and trustworthy. As an accomplished human capital developer Leni takes the lead in growing WBD’s talent creating an efficient, collaborative and healthy working environment. Her warm and kind personality is most evident in her beautiful singing voice that often echoes through the office.