Richard Hirst, Digital Specialist

Me at a glance

My name is Richard Hirst. I specialise in all things digital, especially User Experience (UX) design and digital strategy. I love what I do for a living and I've been lucky enough to do it for over 14 years in both the private and public sectors. I am currently the Head of Web at Queen Mary University of London.

More about me

I'm really good at:

  • Digital strategy
  • Content strategy
  • User Experience (UX) design
  • Agile project management (Certified Scrum Master)
  • Responsive Web Design (RWD)
  • Accessibility

I'm no good at:

  • Knitting...


If you'd like to get in touch to discuss anything, please use the form and I'll get back to you as soon as I can.


I'm pretty much addicted to Instagram. Here are my latest photos.

Fun on the side

I'm an avid mountain biker and I've been playing around with my GoPro camera. Here's a little edit I threw together from my local trails in the Surrey Hills.