With over 25 years experience in the Hospitality Industry Jude has worked on designs for Luxury Hotels and Lifestyle Brands for many of the world’s top Operators. As Head of the FF&E department at her previous firm, Jude led a team of nine and was responsible for the development of concepts and design direction of the FF&E for their US office. Over the last eight years Jude has continued to develop strong relationships with Owners, Asset Managers & Operators by consistently delivering and executing unique and inspiring design solutions which are respectful of budget and schedule. Through the translation of narrative into a design palette that embraces specific elements of local culture and influence, Jude demonstrates the art of storytelling in designs that create exclusivity with soul. As one of the founding Principals of Marzipan, Jude has been instrumental in building a new Design Studio that offers a bespoke, artisanal approach to Interior Design with a focus on creative excellence, technical expertise and professional implementation.