Xcede Sofa Series S1 E04: Tom Smith, Senior Director of Design at Condé Nast
8 November 2023
Welcome to another exciting episode of the "Xcede Sofa Series", where we bring you insights and inspiration from industry leaders. In our fourth episode, we had the pleasure of sitting down with Tom Smith, the Senior Director of Design at Condé Nast, for a captivating discussion on "Leading with Design Authenticity."
With a career that spans across prominent organisations like Aviva, Aqueduct, and Underscore, Tom brings a wealth of experience to the table. Join us for a thought-provoking conversation with Tom as we explore the essence of design authenticity, its significance in business and brand identity, and the challenges it presents. We'll also dive into a quick-fire round, where Tom shares insights on managing stress, qualities he values in a team, his passions outside of work, and his design bucket list.