Si Beales

Simon Beales

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Art & Design


Si is a Senior Lecturer in fashion communications and promotion and has been seconded as a Principal Lecturer to spend half his time as Business Relationships Manager for The School of Art & Design.

He is a module leader with particular interest in brand development and digital communication. He works with NTU and business to develop collaborations between staff, students and industry to deliver new experiences and greater expertise.

Career overview

Previous roles have included:

Managing Director - Sarah Arnett LtdA womenswear designer label selling in over 100 stores worldwide including Harvey Nichols and Liberty – winner of UK Fashion export Award in 2007

Managing Director – Mind’s Eye Communications LtA marketing communications company working brands such as Nike, Coca Cola and Canon.

Chairman of Creative Brighton

Writing for The Guardian, Vogue, BA Business Life and Drapers

Press expertise

Si has written for numerous publications as listed above and appeared on national and local BBC radio as a commentator, paper reviewer etc etc