The Team

Craig Slade

Craig Slade

Founder & Creative Director

Other children had footballs and piano practice; Craig had Photoshop. Setting up his freelance business while at university in 2011, he later formed Crucible in 2015 and remains its creative lead and chief designer.

Alex Curtis

Alex Curtis

Account Manager

Alex is clients’ chief point of liaison during their projects with us. When he’s not working with clients, he keeps the rest of the company working like a smoothly oiled machine.

Nathan Beckles

Nathan Beckles

Business Development Manager

Nathan helps us develop the business, writing proposals, finding new clients, and moving into new sectors. It’s his job to reach for the stars and turn Crucible into the first creative agency on the FTSE.

John Hughes

John Hughes

Senior Designer

John leads the way on our largest creative design projects. With nearly 10 years of experience and a wealth of creative projects under his belt, it’s not hard to see why.

Hannah Taylor

Hannah Taylor

Graphic Designer

Hannah works on a number of projects spanning web and print. A keen illustrator, she works with traditional media alongside design software.