Rich Cutler

Advanced Professional Member
Location 35A Richmond Street, BRIGHTON, East Sussex BN2 9PD
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  • Project management
  • Development editing
  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading
  • Manuscript development
  • Graphic design
  • Typesetting
  • Technical illustration
  • Photography
  • Consultancy (editorial)


  • General non-fiction: especially business and commerce, social policy, British/European standards
  • Science, technology and medicine (STM) to tertiary level: especially chemistry, physics, mathematics, biological sciences, health sciences (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, etc.), psychology, engineering (general, civil/structural), environment/energy (climate change, green issues, etc.)
  • Arts and humanities: especially visual arts, critical theory, photography

Qualifications and awards

  • SfEP Registered Copyeditor
  • BSc(Hons) Chemistry
  • MA Photography


  • Former copyeditor and typesetter of the CIEP’s magazine Editing Matters
  • Freelance for three decades (trading as Helius)
  • Books production editor, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1986–88
  • Journals production editor, Pergamon Press, 1985–86

Recent clients

Atelier Éditions, British Council for Offices, CIEP, Extra Extra magazine, FLIR, frieze magazine, HarperCollins, Institution of Civil Engineers, Journal of the Society for Psychical Research, Newbridge Translations, Science Museum, The Gourmand magazine


I have worked for many years with Helius. Their turnaround time and attention to detail are impressive. My recommendation is unconditional.

Mats Broberg, Technical Documentation Manager, FLIR Systems

Helius’ experience in editing, design and typography enables them to take a publication through all stages of production. They are conscientious and competent in all they undertake.

Christina Thomas Editorial Management and Training