Head of Design
Government Digital Service UK
Stephen McCarthy is Head of Design for the UK's Government Digital Service (GDS). GDS creates user-centred products, guidance, tools and training that help teams around government to make better services. GDS designed GOV.UK, winner of Design of the Year and a D&AD black pencil.
Stephen also heads up the cross-government design community, where best practice is shared amongst designer's working in the UK's public sector.