About Paper

We’re a research and design studio. This is who we are...

Who we are

We’re a studio that specialises in designing better digital products and services. Our three founding directors have over 35 collective years of success stories and relevant experience covering our services.

The Paper studio exists to provide a supportive environment for research and design specialists to work with clients, to learn, to create, and to have fun.

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Mark Goddard

Mark’s a designer. He works with services and digital products to ensure they have a great experience for users and equally work well within a business.

He’s a big promoter of user centered and collaborative design and has worked with the Home Office, London Luton Airport, BUPA, BBC, Northern Gas Networks and various design agencies across Yorkshire.

He’s a keen cyclist and usually commutes to work on his bike while also cycling for enjoyment.

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Jon Rhodes

Jon has been managing digital projects for over 10 years for clients across the UK and Europe.

He's a bit organised and will make sure you know everything you need to with your project.

Jon has managed projects for London Luton Airport, HSBC, learndirect, BigHand, Direct Line Group and Irwin Mitchell.

Away from the studio, he loves being outdoors and taking part in the occasional mid-week microadventure. He's married with two young kids.

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Urška Tičar

Urška has experience in understanding users, design thinking, design research, and prototyping. She is currently finishing her Masters in Digital Experience Design at Hyper Island.

She has been involved in projects with BBC, NHS, Hyper Island, and NCR Corporation. She has been mentored by people from IDEO, Flamingo, Pivotal, and ustwo.

Her main interests are culture and people, ways to improve people's experiences and needs through the use of design.

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Cam Spilman

Cam has been working with clients to design and develop ideas for over 17 years. Cam studied design before becoming a level designer and later a producer in the videogame industry, after that he went on to help people to design websites, apps, various infrastructure systems in a wide variety of sectors.

Cam has worked with clients including; EA Games, PayPal UK, The Wildlife Trusts, UNICEF, Bentley Motors, Co-operative Bank, and Westfield Health. He is a RSA Fellow and a mentor and co-founder of legup.social.

A proud dad of two girls, Cam spends his personal time with family and organising community litter picks.