Avril Tooley

Client Services Director & Partner, BrandOpus

Avril is a founding partner and Client Services Director at BrandOpus. Responsible for overall client satisfaction and development, she is supported by a 20-strong team. Her career began in 1999 when she joined advertising agency, Ogilvy & Mather working on the GSK brands, Lucozade & Oxy. In 2002 she moved from advertising into design to be more closely involved with the development and creation of brands, joining JKR. Four years later, as an Account Director responsible for Bacardi, Hovis and Sharwood’s, Avril jumped at the opportunity to set up a new agency.

Since co-founding BrandOpus in 2006, Avril and the five other partners have led the company to become one of the 3 most effective design agencies in the UKK, winning a range of awards, most notably two gold Design Effectiveness Awards.

Avril Tooley

The other judges...

sa

Suranee Abeysuriya

The Big Picture
Andrew Barraclough

Andrew Barraclough

GlaxoSmithKline
Dave Brown

Dave Brown

The Brand Union
jc

John Cassidy

The Big Picture
schap

Stuart Chapman

The Big Picture
David Cousino

David Cousino

Unilever
Dan Germain innocent

Dan Germain

innocent
Mark Gandy

Mark Gandy

(Independent)
Simon Pollock

Simon Pollock

General Mills
Paul Taylor

Paul Taylor

BrandOpus
Stephanie Verschoor

Stephanie Verschoor

Reckitt Benckiser