Dr Vanessa Brady OBE
Dr Vanessa Brady OBE is an international multi-award winning Interior Designer, Business Consultant and Founder of the Society of British and International Design.
Interior Design Services has accumulated an award winning portfolio including commercial projects such as Hard Rock Cafe, the Design Council, Kabaret Club, British Luxury Club, Unilever and an array of high security government offices. Regular private clients include His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei, the King of Saudi Arabia, Head of State Palaces and the private residence of numerous diplomats and VIPs. In 2014, Vanessa also began a collaboration with Sunseeker International on the new Predator II yacht.
She writes for various trade publications and regularly contributes to other international and national publications and broadcasts such as SKY NEWS Paper Review and BBC Radio. She is an inspirational speaker and spokesperson for Interior Design and an awards judge to her peers within the design profession across a variety of disciplines.
Vanessa brings the vision, management and ‘wow’ factor to each project although much is ‘public view restricted’ for security purposes.*
In recognition of her high standard and design flair, Vanessa has been acknowledged for a number of high level awards; Nominated twice over in 2010 and 2013 by NatWest Bank for their Business Women’s Award and received the 2014 Woman in the City ‘Woman of Achievement Award for the Built Environment’.
Licensed by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) 2003 [now the Financial Conduct Authority] she also achieved Corporate Governance qualification (2002) and represents the interests of interior design at cross-party meetings at the House of Commons and the House of Lords. A regular visitor to the Bank of England she also represents risks and current trading conditions for business in the interior design industry.
In 2014 Vanessa was awarded an OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) for her services to Interior Design and the UK Economy.
*Clients can be verified with solicitors upon request
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