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Lauren is a European designer and entrepreneur from Scotland. She lives in London and spends her time as MD of NOBL in the UK and Europe, and founder of #UPFRONT. She speaks on global stages around the world from Sydney to Beijing, and New York to Hong Kong. She teaches at leading educational institutions from INSEEC to the University of Dundee, coaching the next generation of designers and doers. Prior to NOBL, Lauren was Director of Design at Good Lab.
Lauren co-founded Snook, an award winning global design consultancy based in London and Glasgow. Management Today recently named Lauren as one of the UK’s top 35 business women under 35. She designed and led Hyper Island’s new MA in Experience Design and was recently featured in ELLE UK as 30 women under 30 changing the world. Last year she was awarded an OBE for her services to design and diversity.
I'm a contributing author to publications on range of topics from service design for government, design research to service design for social change. I have written for Creative Review, Adobe, Heart Internet, Shopify, NET magazine and used to blog for The Herald, the world's longest running national newspaper. Recent publications:
For the past ten years, I've taught at design schools all over Europe and beyond. I design and deliver talks, lectures, targeted workshops and one-to-one coaching on range of topics including service design, social change and entrepreneurship.