Carley Nicholls
Strategy & Practice Director

Carley believes that good business and good design go hand in hand. Her diverse experience in management consulting and international development underpins her methodical planning and strategic vision for the business.

Carley brings strong leadership skills to the Studio in both people and projects, with a focus on excellence in professional standards to ensure project outcomes and the day to day management of the team.

She effortlessly connects clients with designers and design, bringing people together to work collaboratively. She also leads the Studio’s social responsibility program ensuring their commitment to pro bono projects and is involved in mentoring young designers.

With a definitive eye for style and a naturally warm and open manner, Carley’s leadership and experience is integral to shaping the future direction of Studio Tate.