Infographics and Data Visualisation Agency VISU.AL Announces New Appointment

The infographics and data visualisation agency, VISU.AL has confirmed the appointment of an internationally recognised information designer and visual communicator. Nigel Hawtin joins VISU.AL from New Scientist magazine, where he held the post of Graphics Editor. He brings more than three decades experience in scientific and business information graphic and visualiation production to the team.

VISU.AL specialise in conceptualising, researching, designing and illustrating information graphics, charts, maps, diagrams and presentations for digital, print and mobile applications. The agency works across multiple industries, including science, corporate, business and editorial design clients.

Nigel has worked with a number of premium publications in more than thirty years in the industry. Clients have included Time magazine, The Sunday Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, NERC and multiple science papers for review.

The designer’s appointment adds further weight to the core team at VISU.AL. He will be continuing to help organisations and corporations improve the clarity and efficiency of their visual communications, as well as contributing to the agency’s hands-on training and consultancy services.

Filip Greenwich, co-founder of VISU.AL said, “We are excited and privileged to have Nigel join the team, as we continue to expand our business and client base. What Nigel doesn’t know about visual communication and information design can be written on the back of a postage stamp! He comes with a fantastic track record and his work has been published globally, which means our clients have another experienced pair of hands at the helm when they commission us.”

Nigel said, “I’m delighted to be joining VISU.AL. The agency is at a very exciting stage having launched last October, with plenty of fresh thinking and experience in the team. I’m very much looking forwards to getting started and help drive VISU.AL ahead in its sector as it continues to expand.”

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Launched in October 2014, VISU.AL are the authoritative specialists in data visualisation and infographic research, design and production. Whether you have all the data needed and simply want experts to visualise it, or you have an idea for an infographic and need someone to find the stats- VISU.AL can deliver a professional and highly viral infographic, with maximum impact, to meet your needs.