University Teacher in Design Practice
Jon Sutton is a product designer with over 25 years domestic/commercial design consultancy practice experience working in project sectors such as domestic appliance, defence, military, life support, transport, communication and leisure.
Jon graduated with a B.Sc in Design Technology from Loughborough University and followed this with an M.A in Industrial Design (Engineering) from De Montfort University. He also holds a PGCE in Design Education and has experience of design teaching in secondary education.
Working predominantly in a design consultancy environment from graduate designer to design director/partner, Jon has engaged in both national and international project activities spanning a client base including: Boeing, Dera, Dualit, US Air Force, B&Q, Conran Design Group, Royal Mail, Sainsbury’s and Gentex to name a few. His abilities are in design conception through to manufactured products – ‘blank sheet of paper to product in a box’ which reflects the wealth of his experience, knowledge and skill base.
Jon joined the Loughborough Design School as a ‘Teacher in Design Practice’ in 2017.