Derek Taylor is the managing director of Ishoka, one of the UK’s top award winning interior design companies specialising in the creation and implementation of show homes for the UK's leading homebuilder.
There's also a commercial side that designs bars and restaurants; the Clink Prison restaurant being one of the more unusual projects under taken by Derek, which was broadcasted on the BBC. His private clients consist of many TV and film celebrities, the Dubai Royal Family and UK billionaires.
He prides himself that every design is tailored to the client's own individual taste and he can bring the ideas to life with the wealth of knowledge he can draw upon from the trade shows and exhibitors he visits around the world.
Over the years he has been involved in numerous design led TV shows from House of Horrors to the hugely successful Jade's Salon.