Lauren Currie

Lauren Currie

Programme Leader at Hyper Island

United Kingdom

Idea screening User experience Business models Public speaking Careers talks

Lauren Currie is a designer and innovator and is often referred to as redjotter, also the name of her popular design blog. This month, Management Today featured Lauren as one of the UK’s top 35 business women under 35.

Lauren co-founded the Service Design and Social Innovation agency, Snook, aged 23. She works with organizations all over the world on challenges ranging from creating new products and services, to transforming organizational processes and behaviours.

She was named a “Rising Star” by Business Insider, Scotland’s leading business magazine and speaks around the world on creativity, service design and entrepreneurship. She regularly blogs for The Herald, a national broadsheet.

Lauren holds a Master’s Degree in Design with Distinction from Dundee University, a BSc(Hons) in Product Design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design and was recently awarded a place at Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Entrepreneurial Development Programme.

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