Adrian Shaughnessy is a graphic designer, writer and educator. He spent 15 years as creative director of Intro, the design studio he co-founded in 1989. Shaughnessy left Intro in 2004 to pursue an interest in writing and to work as an independent designer. Today he runs ShaughnessyWorks, combining design, writing and consultancy. He is co-founder and director of the publishing company Unit Editions. He hosts a weekly radio show on Resonance FM called Graphic Design on the Radio, and is Senior Tutor (graphic design) at the Royal College of Art London.