Grey Swan focuses on the details, branding and developing your presence on a global stage.

Who we are

Welcome to the core team of Grey Swan…

Tim Stubbs Hughes

Founder & Director

Tim trained as an actor at Manchester Polytechnic School of Theatre and then completed his Master of Arts at Goldsmiths College, London.

He has been involved in theatre for over 25 years, producing, directing, handling the publicity, marketing, and fundraising for over 30 successful productions presented everywhere from London and Edinburgh to Europe and South Africa.

Tim also has extensive commercial experience from his work in presentations and desktop publishing within investment banking over the last 15 years.

Since establishing Grey Swan in 2010, Tim has developed the company to focus on providing branding services for its clients through a range of digital solutions. He works in the areas of web design, photography, presentations, and video content.

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Julia Stubbs Hughes


Julia trained as an actor at Manchester Polytechnic School of Theatre and then pursued a career in theatre, acting in both new writing and classics.

She was joint Artistic Director of new writing company WHen. for 12 years, alongside acting in, directing and producing their critically acclaimed productions which included a number of World Premieres from talented new playwrights.  Julia is also a published playwright and film blogger.

Julia has considerable commercial experience through her executive support roles in consultancies over the last 15 years.

At Grey Swan, she works in the areas of web design, copywriting, social media, and marketing, whilst also focusing on broadening the company’s client base.

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Who we’ve worked with

From individuals and start-ups to leading UK businesses, we’ve worked in a range of industry sectors with our clients…