Ben Terrett is Head of Design, Government Digital Service, Cabinet Office for the UK Government. Before that, Ben was Design Director at Wieden & Kennedy London. In 2010, Ben won the Graphics category in the Design Museumâ€™s Designs Of The Year Awards.
Since 2008 he has been a partner in Really Interesting Group (RIG), and in 2009 co-founded Newspaper Club.
Ben is also a Board Advisor to id8, an Application Definition & Design company based in San Francisco. In 2001, Ben set up The Design Conspiracy and sold his stake in the company in June 2008. Ben is active in the design industry and has spoken at SXSWi, TEDx, Thinking Digital and at conferences in the USA, India and Romania. He has spoken about design on Radio 4â€²s Today programme, has been a D&AD judge several times and has written feature articles for The Guardian, Creative Review and Design Week.