Alan Abbott, Executive Creative Director, Sky

Thursday 7 July, 17:30 - 18:30

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Sky Creative showcase the role that design has played in delivering Sky Glass. How industrial, material, product and software Design have come together with brand and marketing to deliver a unique product. The talk will showcase the myriad of roles on offer in the industry and how they work together.
Sky creative from glass to glass


Alan Abbott, Executive Creative Director, Sky

I am a Creative Director with a passion for building design teams that deliver. Over the last 25 years I have solely specialised on designing, crafting and leading digital solutions for some of the world’s largest brands.

From touch screen kiosks, ecommerce sites/apps to rich media campaigns. For clients such as Sky, Reebok, Puma, Adidas, HBOS, Halifax, Ronseal, Christies, London Stock Exchange, Ferrari, Maserati and a plethora of P&G brands.

I currently lead a team of 40 design specialists, creating brilliant experiences across a range of our premium Sky entertainment products; Sky Q, Sky Glass, Sky Go. I also lead our excellent digital content teams on Sky Sports, Sky News and Sky Kids.

We are all striving to deliver the best experiences for our customers.