Jakob Westman is an illustrator, graphic designer and art director from Stockholm, Sweden. Westman has won several Swedish and international design awards including D&AD Wood Pencil, The One Show’s Silver Pen, and the Mobius Award.
From 1996 to 1998 Westman studied Art Direction and Graphic Design at the Berghs School of Communication. Near to the end of his course, he and two copywriter friends founded the Graceland Sthlm Ad Agency. Within two and half years the trio had grown the company and sold it. After which each moved to smaller advertising agencies. In 2001, Westman ventured on his own and established Westman Colors AB. In his time in advertising, Westman he has worked with companies including Canal+, MTV, Ogilvy, Saab, Toyota and Image Comics.