Emma Chiu

Creative Innovation Director
J Walter Thompson Worldwide

Emma leads creative innovation at the Innovation Group. She curates all visuals and creative in our content. She also leads creative consultancy products and presents across allInnovation Group verticals. She leads creative execution ofInnovation Lab products, designing and commissioning leading experts to create concepts for brands based on trends.Emma is the former Art Director of Monocle, leading the art direction and design for the international Monocle brand,including print, online, moving image and events, working with a team of international photographers, producers, stylists, models and illustrators on features for the magazine, online and external client projects. She also led project collaborations with brands including Nike, Gap, BMWi, Mackintosh, Santoni, and Switzerland Tourism Board. She was previously Visual Editor of The Future Laboratory.
Emma frequently writes opinion pieces on design and trends and has also lectured at the Milan Fashion Institute.

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