Over a period of more than 20 years Duncan has produced a folio of outstanding creative. He’s alive with ideas and has an instinctive ability to transform even the most ordinary brief into a memorable piece of creative.

EDUCATION

Wellington School of Visual Communication and Design
New Zealand
1989 – 1993

Awarded Degree in Visual Communication & Design

AGENCY LIFE

ATOM
Dubai, UAE
2002 – Current
Position: Creative Director

Clients: Emirates Leisure Retail, Energizer, Weber BBQs, Harley-Davidson, Sipchem (Saudi International Petrochemical Company), Starwoods Hotel Group
Summary: Partnering with Keith Prosser (ex-Account Director at Grey Worldwide) and Matthew Kearns (ex Senior Art Director at Impact BBDO) we ran an agency through UAE’s unprecedented growth spurt, garnering some local awards while handling both regional and local accounts.

FP7 (Part of McCann Erickson Worldwide)
Abu Dhabi, UAE
January 2002 - July 2002 (6 months freelance)
Position: Art Director

Clients: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, GEC (General Exhibitions Corporation), ADGAS (Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company)

Dunham Bremmer
Sydney, Australia
2000 – 2001
Position: Art Director

Clients: Blue Star, Sony, Ansett Australia Cargo, Saville Park Suites, Colliers Jardine

Publicis Rainger
Auckland, New Zealand
1997 – 2000
Position: Art Director

Clients: Clear, Honda, Bank Direct, TVNZ, Auckland Blues Rugby Team
Summary: Part of an award winning team headed by Ant Rainger and Creative Director Joe Holden.

Voice (formerly Insight)
Wellington, New Zealand
1994 – 1996
Position: Graphic Designer

Clients: Mitsubishi Motors, Regal Salmon, ERGO (part of AMP), Massey University, Cranbrook Films
Summary: Started to cut my agency teeth under English Creative Director John Mason working primarily on the Mitsubishi Motors account.