Andy is a well known design founder, start-up advisor, speaker and coach. He founded the UK's first UX consultancy, and ran their dConstruct, UX London and Leading Design conferences. A lifelong community advocate, Andy founded an online network of over 2,000 Heads, Directors and VPs of Design. Closer to home he also launched the Brighton Digital Festival, a city-wide celebration of digital art and culture. Andy recently sold his agency and is doing a 6 month stint as a Specialist in Rotation at Seedcamp, Europes most successful early stage FV fund. Andy is a member of Adobe's Design Circle and has appeared on the Wired 100 list.