Would you like the reassurance of working with an established brand designer with proven ability? essense has worked in brand design and marketing across most sectors, from automotive to construction, and from accountancy to health and beauty. With over ten years of successful trading essense has numerous satisfied clients.

Creative Director and Owner: Andrew Cook

Andrew has over 20 years design consultancy experience.

Andrew worked as a senior designer and art director for the London office of the international design group DIA, where he specialised in brand identity, and corporate communications for clients such as DaimlerChrysler, Cheltenham & Gloucester, Toni&Guy, Zurich International, National Savings, Arjo Wiggins, Scottish Courage and Anheuser Busch.

In 1998 as Creative Director of the Chrysler and Jeep team at DIA, Andrew was asked to become the UK brand guardian for the two brands to ensure a consistent style across all marketing communications.

In January 2000 Andrew joined brand consultancy Dawson Meadows as a team leader and was quickly promoted to creative director. He headed up the design studio for over 3 years working with a variety of leading international brands such as Prudential, DaimlerChrysler, UBS Warburg, Zurich Commercial and The Lebanon Fruit Juice Company.

To his credit Andrew has been rewarded with a number of prestigious international design awards including: two New York Festival Awards, two European Regional Design Awards, two Paper Focus Creative Awards and a Communication Arts award for website design.