Simon Derham

Creative Director

With over 20 years of experience gained from a number of respected creative agencies and as a teacher for an art and design college, Simon joins the Thirst Creative team as our first Design Director.

Simon’s passion for creating “art with heart”, is demonstrated by his multidisciplinary approach to design and art direction and his extensive experience working across branding, advertising, digital, print and corporate communication projects for businesses of every size.

As an experienced leader and mentor, Simon enjoys building strong relationships with his clients and teams, sharing his extensive knowledge and experience with others to design memorable brand expressions for industries as diverse as the banking, hardware, automotive, Government, NFP and education sectors.

Behind the scenes, Simon is busy enjoying time with his young family listening to music, painting, gardening, cooking and caring for their pet guinea pigs, Buttons and Crumpet.