The Design Museum is led by the Chief Executive and Director, Tim Marlow OBE.
Formerly Artistic Director of the Royal Academy of Arts and Director of Exhibitions at White Cube, Marlow has been involved in the art world for the past thirty years as a curator, writer and broadcaster. He has worked with many of the most influential artists to deliver wide-ranging and popular programmes and brings a commitment to diverse and engaging exhibitions showcasing the transformational capability of design. Marlow sits on the Board of Trustees for the Imperial War Museum, Sadler’s Wells, Art on the Underground Advisory Board and Cultureshock Media. Marlow was awarded an OBE in 2019.
Chief Curator Johanna Agerman Ross
Chief Operating Officer Sam Owen
Director of Audiences Josephine Chanter
Director of Development Chloe Brand
Director of Finance and Operations Siobhán Tighe
Future Observatory Director Justin McGuirk
You can view and download the museum's annual report for 2022–2023 through the link below.