Emilio Vanni

Creative Director


Emilio has over 10 years experience spanning digital, print and video design and has worked across a wide range of business scales and verticals. From startups, to the public sector and large corporates, Emilio has worked for extremely varied clients and requirements. 


Emilio joined the Forward Group in 2007 as a designer and has since progressed within the agency to his current position as Creative Director. Having benefited from the mentorship of working under an industry-leading US graphic designers early in his career, Emilio has gone on to build a highly talented team of designers and developers that play a multifaceted role in the agency.


The design team at Forward3D supports a diverse range of clients with creative content and visual projects including Ralph Lauren, Nuance, New Look, David Yurman and Andrews Sykes, as well as taking on the branding, marketing and user interface projects for in-house teams. 


Other stand-out accounts and projects that Emilio has worked on during his career include Telecom Italy, Unilever and also working as the lead designer for Omio, a start up mobile price comparison site. Having previously worked within the innovation team at Forward, Emilio has played a hand in the creative elements of most of the brands to have emerged from the previous investment arm of the business.