Hire the top 3% of freelance Creative Strategists.

Toptal is a marketplace for top Creative Strategists, experts, specialists, and talent. Each Creative Strategist is thoroughly vetted and trusted by top companies for their most critical design projects.

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Our Exclusive Network of Creative Strategists

Ana Medina

Creative Strategist

Ana helps companies solve UX problems and create meaningful experiences through user-centered design. Her goal is to help brands connect with their users th...rough delightful product interactions. 

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Sara Vilas Santiago

Creative Strategist

Sara is a design leader that has worked with over 100 multinational corporations, mostly in the financial sector. She specializes in innovation, strategy, a...nd growth through creativity and design. She's always up for a challenge and ready to both help you on strategic decisions as well as going full hands-on for your design needs. 

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Boris Hrncic

Creative Strategist

Boris has participated in over 100 branding projects: honing his multi-disciplinary skills from design to development, marketing, and business. His versatil...ity allows him to quickly adapt to a variety of projects and environments as well as provide diverse ideas. He specializes in developing clean and memorable brands with a holistic approach—considering how each and every design piece can engage with the audience and boost the business' results. 

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Bruno Santiago

Creative Strategist

Bruno is an award-winning design-oriented product strategist, with a passion for digital transformation challenges. Over the past 20 years, he has gained ex...perience in the following industries: Fintech, Travel, Automotive, FMCG, and Fashion. 

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Lex Valishvili

Creative Strategist

Lex is a human-centered designer specializing in creating digital experiences that provide clear and interactive user experience, communicate a desirable me...ssage, and brings business results. With over six years of UX/UI, product design and branding experience, he strives to incorporate his knowledge and understanding of the design world and UX into every project. Previous clients range from early-stage startups to McKinsey & Company. 

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Jordan M. Clayton

Creative Strategist

Jordan is a hands-on design leader who thrives at the intersection of product innovation and interactive marketing. With a diverse background in UX/UI desig...n, he helps clients create powerful interactive solutions across various media. His clients have ranged from small nonprofit organizations to global Fortune 500 companies. With over 50 industry awards under his belt, he still feels the best is yet to come! 

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Diana Padron

Creative Strategist

Diana is a passionate UX and UI designer who's dedicated to her craft. For her, good design has to be a mission. A drive to change lives for the better, oth...erwise, there's no reason behind it. Diana has worked with remote teams of committed UX and UI designers from all around the world. She's driven by the impact we can leave with each project. 

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Claudia Chow

Creative Strategist

Claudia has over 15 years of experience designing digital products for agencies and startups. A former group creative director at Huge (a full-service digit...al agency headquartered in Brooklyn with offices worldwide), she’s also led the creative side for AOR clients like Comcast and JetBlue working with teams from 10 to 20. Her work has been recognized by CES, the App Store, and the Webbys. 

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Liene Geidane

Creative Strategist

Liene creates fantastic digital experiences and products. She's led teams at a creative design agency—designing UX, UI, and mobile apps and developing innov...ative concepts. A career highlight was when Liene worked as a lead designer on a project making government services more accessible. For her work on that project, she received a national design award and also facilitated a cultural change within the organization.  

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Hire Creative Strategists Seamlessly with Toptal

1
Talk to One of Our Industry Experts
A Toptal director of design will work you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics.
2
Work With Hand-Selected Talent
Within days, we'll introduce you to the right Creative Strategist for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.
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The Right Fit, Guaranteed
Work with your new Creative Strategist for a trial period (pay only if satisfied), ensuring they're the right fit before starting the engagement.

Tap Into World-Class Talent

  • Trusted Experts Only

    Trusted Experts Only

    All of our talent are seasoned experts who ramp up quickly, readily contribute as core team members, and work with you to minimize onboarding time.

  • The Right Fit

    The Right Fit

    We have a knack for matching you with the right fit. Start working with your new hire on a no-risk trial period, paying only if satisfied.

  • Scale as Needed

    Scale as Needed

    Hire in under 2 weeks and scale your team up or down as needed, no strings attached.

  • Seamless Hiring

    Seamless Hiring

    We handle all aspects of billing, payments, and NDA’s. Let us take care of the overhead while you focus on building great products.

  • Flexible Engagements

    Flexible Engagements

    Choose the engagement type that suits your needs — hourly, part-time, or full-time — with the ability to change anytime.

  • Expert Talent Matching

    Expert Talent Matching

    Focus on your project and enjoy support from your dedicated account executive and expert talent matcher.

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