Meet the D&AD Impact Council

The D&AD Impact Council is made up of senior figures from across the creative, social entrepreneur, Venture Capital and NGO space and exists to support and represent D&AD Impact’s mission to drive creativity that powers change.

Marsha Meredith

Creative Director Aesop

Marsha stepped into the role of Creative Director at Aesop in 2014, and since built up the company’s creative function in New York. Aesop was founded in Melbourne Australia in 1987 and is now a global company with a presence in 20 countries. It is known for its understated, non-conformist approach, avoiding many of the more traditional approaches to reaching its customers. Aesop has a unique company culture and values and remains committed to nurturing intelligent relationships with customers, partners and staff alike. Aesop is part of the Natura & Co group, and moved to triple line reporting in 2018 measuring against financial, environmental and social goals. Marsha is a member of the Partnerships Committee of the Aesop Foundation, a philanthropic entity which aims to support literary and culturally engaged initiatives in neighbourhoods. Prior to Aesop, Marsha and has worked largely in retail agencies in NY, London, Sydney and Cape Town. Her strong retail experience is matched by a passion for using creativity to engage with and serve communities. She has worked with the Bowery Mission in New York, and on the curation of Fabergé Big Egg Hunt, benefitting Studio in a School and The Elephant Foundation.