Group Creative Director

Stephen is the Board Creative Director of Clear. A strategic consultancy that overlaps the skills of insight, strategy and creative to deliver design that can not only grow business but grow consumer desire.

He has over 30 years in the creative industry working for Fitch, Enterprise IG (Superunion) and running his own business HuntHaggarty for over a decade. He has worked across multiple sectors with a multitude of global brands creatively directing brand programmes and creative work that connects with people. He has always had appetite to find the strange and unusual in people, places and customs that can drive new thinking in the creative and innovation industries.  

Stephen is happiest when listening and learning from anyone who has an interesting point of view and recognises the power of an idea can come from anyone and from the most unlikeliest of places. He is at his best when working with intelligence, quality of thinking and drive.

Judging panel

Sam Stone

Creative Director
Coley Porter Bell

Stuart Wood

Founding Partner
Missouri Creative

Joohee Lee

Associate Director

Ben Griffin

Innovation Lead, Design
Innovate UK

John Mathers

British Design Fund

Paul Gray

Founder / owner
Suisse Design

Sophie Maxwell


Stephen Haggarty

Group Creative Director

Sue Daun

Executive Creative Director

Natasha Chetiyawardana

Creative Partner
Bow & Arrow

Jos Harrison

Global Design Strategy Director
Reckitt Benckiser

claudia morris

Creative Director
B&B studio

Kate Marlow

Creative Partner
Here Design

Chloe Templeman

Creative Director
Design Bridge

Nick Finney

NB Studio

Hiten Bhatt

Head of Design

Chris Bennett

Creative Director
Start Design