Rob Waller

The Simplification Centre

United Kingdom

Rob Waller is an information designer who is semi-retired from a career which has taken in both design practice and academic roles at the Open University and the University of Reading, UK, where he was Professor of Information Design. His design agency Information Design Unit worked for many well-known names in government, financial services, and other sectors which depend on complex information. He has designed a wide range of information genres during his career, including journals, reference books, user guides, financial reports and business contracts. He now runs the Simplification Centre, a non-profit, which focuses on training and advocacy for plain language and clear design.