Matthew Clugston, Designer in London, United Kingdom
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Matthew Clugston

Verified Expert  in Design

UX/UI Designer

London, United Kingdom
Toptal Member Since
October 14, 2015

An award winning designer and creative director with over 20 years of digital design and brand experience. Having worked with clients such as Coca Cola, Chanel, Selfridges, Coors, Channel 4, Toshiba, Cadbury's, Alianz, BT, and JCB, Matthew boasts a versatile skill set including design, motion graphics, production, and project management.


Work Experience


2013 - PRESENT
Matthew Clugston, Ltd.
  • Contributed to a range of projects, from video editing and animation through to design and building for web and mobile.
Technologies: 3ds Max, Adobe Creative Suite, Flash Animation

Creative Director/Co-founder

1997 - 2012
  • Built a digital advertising agency.
  • Spearheaded creative projects over a fifteen-year period.
  • Forged many successful client relationships during this period.
  • Managed/oversaw all of the work that went through the studio.
  • Built a talented team of 36 people distributed over three international offices.
Technologies: 3ds Max, Adobe Creative Suite
1994 - 1997

BA (Hons) Degree 1st Class in Digital Art & Design, Negotiated Studies

Birmingham City University - Birmingham

1992 - 1993

Professional Degree in Art & Design Foundation

Birmingham City University - Birmingham


After Effects CC, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Ableton, InVision, 3ds Max, Adobe InDesign, Flash, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe


Android, iOS, TouchDesigner, Microsoft, Web, OS X, Mobile, YouTube

Industry Expertise

Music, Fashion


Digital Campaigns, Web Design, Digital Advertising, Branding, Design, UX Design, Digital Strategy, Logo Design, Creative Direction, UI Design, Mobile UI Design, Web UI Design, UX Flows, Web UX, Adobe UX, Interactive UX, Art Direction, Mobile UX Design, Mobile Design, Websites, Social Media Campaigns, Video Editing, Animation, Touch Design, Touch Interactions, Touchscreens, Interactive UI, Web UI, App UI, Dark UIs, Fashion Design, User Interface (UI), Rich User Interfaces, Agile UX, Mobile Web, Mobile Apps, Data Visualization, iOS UI Design, Interaction Design (IxD), Financial UX, Mobile Web Design, Android UI Design, API Design, UX Branding, Digital Branding, Logo Intros, Print Media, Motion Logo Design, UI Animation, 2D Animation, Motion Graphics, Motion & Animation Design, Mobile UI, Interactive Design, Beauty Products, Music Industry, 3D Animation, App UX, Apps, Applications, Web Applications, iOS App Design, iOS UX Design, Desktop Web Design, Flash Animation, GUI Animation, Android Design Guidelines

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