Ben Savill, Designer in London, United Kingdom
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Ben Savill

Verified Expert  in Design


London, United Kingdom
Toptal Member Since
January 9, 2017

Ben is a London-based UI designer who has been fortunate to work with some of the world's most iconic brands, including Game of Thrones, Mercedes-Benz, Haagen-Dazs, Canon, Toshiba, and NowTV. He is always looking for new challenges and is excited to get started on his next project.


Work Experience

Creative Director

2017 - PRESENT
Savill Design & Development
  • Led design and development teams on projects, ranging from company rebrand to web and app design.
  • Experienced in wireframing, prototyping, and final delivery with a particular specialization in UI design for websites and mobile apps.
  • Collaborated with international clients across multiple sectors, including finance, food, and technology. Clients include Sky, Toshiba, Disney, Game of Thrones, and Canon.
Technologies: InVision, WordPress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Senior UI Designer (Contract)

2019 - 2019
Publicis | Nissan
  • Designed CMS modules and pages for the new Nissan and Infiniti websites.
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, InVision, Principle, Sketch

Lead UI Designer

2018 - 2019
Deutsche Bank | HCL
  • Led the UI in the creation of iControl, a powerful web dashboard that gives companies end-to-end visibility on their business processes and—most importantly—flags when these processes go wrong.
  • Over the course of eight months, our small team of 10 conceived, user-tested, validated, and produced the tool, working closely with the Deutsche Bank’s operations team to bring it to market.
Technologies: InVision, Principle, Sketch

Lead UI and Brand Designer (Contract)

2017 - 2018
  • Led the UI design of DoctorLink, an NHS-funded web and mobile app that allows users to diagnose conditions from home and book appointments with their GP.
Technologies: Principle, Sketch

Lead Brand and Web Designer (Contract)

2017 - 2017
Incito Wealth
  • Rebranded Incito Wealth, a Melbourne-based financial advice company, and designed them a new website.
Technologies: Principle, InVision, Adobe Photoshop, WordPress, Sketch

Lead Web and Brand Designer (Contract)

2016 - 2017
  • Rebranded the Appsumer company, a SaaS platform that groups data from different ad campaign tracking software, helping mobile marketing teams compare their conversion across different channels and adjust their spending accordingly.
  • Designed a new, responsive website in addition to other digital assets, including emails, illustration, and animation.
Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Digital Designer

2015 - 2016
  • Produced all types of creative media from microsites and marketing emails to television ads.
Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Digital Designer

2014 - 2015
Digital Annexe
  • Created content for the Mercedes-Benz, Smart Car, and Massey Ferguson websites for eight months, ranging from new iconography to homepage carousels and webpages.
  • Designed digital illustrations, creating characters and icons for the Digital Annexe homepage.
Technologies: Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Digital Designer

2013 - 2014
Noble Macmillan
  • Created digital designs for this luxury leather accessory retailer, including photography, web design, print ads, and social media marketing.
Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Freelance Graphic and Web Design

2009 - 2013
Various Clients
  • Served as a freelance graphic and web designer for various clients throughout the university, including India Kang, Noble Macmillan, and Savill Financial Consulting.
Technologies: WordPress, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
2013 - 2014

Master's Degree in Design Computing

University of Goldsmiths - London, United Kingdom

2009 - 2012

Bachelor's Degree with First Class Honors in English Literature

University of Exeter - Devon, United Kingdom

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