Heike Schüssler is a London-based freelance communication designer,

with over 15 years of experience in the publishing industry.

Her work won an Academy of British Cover Design award in 2024

 and was shortlisted in 2023, 2021, 2020, 2016 and 2015.

She works independently, designing book covers for publishers

within the UK and worldwide.

Past employers and clients include 4th Estate, HarperCollins,

Penguin Random House, Headline, Orion, Bonnier Books,

Hodder & Stoughton, Bloomsbury, Little Brown, Quercus,

 Profile Books, Ebury, Simon & Schuster, Albert Bonniers Förlag,

Norstedts Förlag, Head of Zeus, Octopus, Boldwood Books, 

Elliott & Thompson, Amazon Publishing and Bokförlaget Tranan.