We visited Jonathan Ellery, the founder of Browns, in the firm’s office to talk about his distracting cats and primitive typing skills.
London Bridge, Bermondsey, southeast London
3,000 square feet
Number of employees
Peppermint tea, music, clients, designers, and books
We’ve just started a new book for a photographer, Dave Stewart, which we’re designing and publishing. We’re also in the middle of redesigning our own website, which has been neglected for some time.
I’ve never learned to type, so the studio has taken the mickey out of me over the years for my one-finger approach.
But now it’s all changed. With the arrival of the iPad, I think my one-finger approach will be seen as progressive.
What other profession would you like to try?
Boxing or drumming
Best place for a coffee break
Monmouth Coffee (2 Park Street) and Allpress Espresso Roastery (58 Redchurch Street)
Favorite piece of decor
What are you listening to?
Right at this moment, Blur
My Cornish rex cats who live upstairs
One word that describes the space