Mark Rowden: UK-based international art-director and graphic designer, an authority on design systems for corporate and product identity. His Cambridge-based studio, Portfolio, was synonymous with the emergence of the so-called Cambridge Phenomenon – the beginnings of the hi-technology boom in and around Cambridge, 1983–2005.

Mark Rowden: photographic art-direction and image-reinforcement for exclusive projects and brands, 2006–2018.


Mark Rowden: published worldwide in several languages with two books on the dynamics of corporate identity and branding. His theories on visual values and the targeting of creative input has received critical reviews, including the following:

‘Rowden creates the justification for every branding decision you have ever made or ever will make.’
MARKETING (the magazine)

‘For those serious about addressing their identity and making it an asset, Rowden has delivered another comprehensive and compelling book that will get you thinking and guide you through all the issues involved.’
THE CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF MARKETING