Stephen McCarthy

Stephen McCarthy

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.

Past Sessions

UXDX Europe 2019

Watch Delivering User-Centred Products

Delivering User-Centred Products

Stephen McCarthy

Head of Design, Government Digital Service UK

In this session Stephen McCarthy looks at how he delivers user-centered products in the Government Digital Service in the UK.

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