Gerry Scullion is Director of Design for Humana Design and Founder of This is HCD, a global podcast and design community.
This is HCD includes a large newsletter, 10+ podcasts on topics to enable change, an international Slack community, 12+ global community chapters around the world, a Premium Podcast, Design Conference and Online Events.
He has over 18-years professional design experience across a range of industries such as finance, healthcare, media, public services, social media and various startups.
He contributed to the book ‘This is Service Design Doing’ (O’Reilly 2018) focusing on chapters about effective prototyping, and embedding Service Design teams within organisations alongside 200 service designers from around the globe.
Up until mid-2020 he was Councillor for Ireland for Royal Society of Arts.
In a former life, Gerry released two-albums under the moniker of Minus Circus (Spotify), and worked with 13-time Grammy winning producer, Rafa Sardina and 1-time Grammy winner, Cheche Alara. He also sang on adverts for Regatta Clothes in the UK.
He has shared the stage with Fun Lovin' Criminals, Roisín Murphy, The Coronas, Declan O'Rourke and Mundy. None of which would remember him, it was a fleeting moment, but it sounds cool to have here, right?
In his spare time, he likes to daydream, improve his barista skills, grow vegetables in this garden and play guitar.
He lives in Ireland with his beautiful wife and family, near the sea in Dublin.