Neil Svensen is CEO and founder of Rufus Leonard, the award-winning creative engagement agency. Before founding the agency in 1989, Neil worked at Wolff Olins as Creative Director, having begun his career in the design centre at IBM.
At Rufus Leonard, he has led consultancy projects across both brand and digital establishing brands including Lloyds Banking Group, Williams, British Gas, London Stock Exchange Group, Visa, Rias, Transport for London and the V&A. His other clients at Rufus Leonard include Lloyds TSB, O2 and London Business School.
As CEO and CCO he takes responsibility for the company’s overall direction, strategy and vision. He plays a leading role in business development, and ensures that all work meets our high standards reflective in the long-standing nature of many of our clients.
Neil is also a trustee of two legal charities (Witness Confident and Environmental Law Foundation) and co-author of a number of books including The Knowledge Manager and Beautiful Corporations.