Ryan O'Connor

Creative Director, BBC News

BBC News

Creative Director



Ryan O’Connor is a UX Creative Director for BBC News Digital based in London. Some of the key projects Ryan has lead across include the award-winning relaunch and rebrand of the youth News service BBC Newsbeat. Ryan also lead the UX work for the redesign of the, 2016 Webby Award winning, BBC News App. He’s currently working on a BBC Future of News project looking at a new dynamic mobile video experience, due to launch this summer. Previously Ryan was Head of Design for AOL-Huffington Post UK. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Ryan’s education and early experience was in a mix of journalism and design.

30 May 2016

The Future of Digital Journalism