Founder & Global CEO
Stuart is Founder and Global CEO at Happy Finish. Founding the company in 2004 with two digital retouchers, Stuart has grown the company from a start-up to the mature and dynamic business of today, having been an integral part of the business operations during its growth, playing key roles including business development, finance & accounting, HR, producer and account handler. Stuart is a known figurehead in today’s creative industry, and is responsible for the strategic direction of the Happy Finish.
In 2007, Stuart founded the hugely successful company Printspace Studios, where he remains a major shareholder and CEO. Printspace Studios is a fine art & photo printing company, predominantly providing these services online. As CEO, Stuart is responsible for all aspects of management, including strategy, software functionality design, software user interface structural design, marketing management. Laterly Printspace Studios has moved into the internet platform sector by creating software to enable its clients to sell prints of their images online via their websites & social media, with all print fulfillment handled by Printspace. Prior to this, Stuart held roles at Golden Shot Photos, West LB Bond Trading, UBS, RBS and HSBC Stockbrokers.