Razor, have appointed a new Head of Design, in order to reinforce the business’ people-centric approach to technology and solutions. Having joined Razor in September, Paul Fillingham brings with him a wealth of experience in design and user experience, having held a number of key leadership roles.
Paul boasts vast experience, starting out his career as an Apple Macintosh pre-press and multimedia specialist in the eighties. Since then, he has held positions such as Creative Director, UX Consultant, eCommerce Director and Digital Consultant at companies including Thinkamigo, Orange Bus and Headland.
Paul will be working to strengthen Razor’s approach and offering, ensuring that employees, customers and consumers remain at the heart of their solutions and recommendations. This will include developing Razor’s in-depth discovery process, promoting an emphasis on usability and undertaking more effective and in-depth user research, helping to assert their position as leaders in user experience (UX).
About his new role, Paul Fillingham said: “I’m very pleased to be joining the Razor team, and it’s an incredibly exciting time to do so, with their client base, team and demand for their services growing considerably over recent months. I’m looking forward to working with them to push UX to the forefront, ensuring that Razor’s people-centric approach remains as effective as possible as the business continues to expand.”
Jamie Hinton, CEO of Razor said: “We’re thrilled to have Paul joining Razor. His vast experience means he will be an invaluable addition to the team. Razor are passionate about our people-first stance, and Paul’s appointment will ensure that this is in-line with our technical expertise, and present in everything we do. In his role as Head of Design, he’ll be instrumental in ensuring that we continue to provide effective solutions and services for our clients.”
The appointment of Paul as Head of Design is testament to Razor’s people-first attitude and reflects the growth the business has seen over recent months. His initial work will include assessing Razor’s offering and performing user research and testing to develop processes and take the business to the next level.
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