Yuri Westplat is an independent creative. He is really good at making complex stuff understandable. Yuri loves to visualise the abstact and enjoys explaining things.

Available for Design of Digital Products and Services, UX Strategy and Design Thinking.

Craft: Information Design, IA, UXD, Interaction Design, Visualisation, Infographics, Graphic Design.

I’m working on three projects

Co-founder Tech Startup – co- founder of the Amsterdam-based startup andSafety where I design mobile apps and cloud-based services for work in hazardrous environments.

Freelance Designer – Hire me as design consultant for your UX/UI. I have over twenty years of solid experience in the design of interactive products for leading Dutch brands.

Design Teaching  – I teach and develop course programmes and workshops on Visual Design, User Experience Design and Data Visualisation at the Interactive Media School, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (HvA).


workCV – Yuri Westplat (Amsterdam, 1966) studied Publishing and  Information Design in the early nineties. After graduation he built his first website in 1994 and spent his entire career as a creative in the internet industry.

Yuri has over eighteen years of solid experience in the design and production of interactive products for leading Dutch brands. He has a deep understanding of user centered development, a strong visual design background, knowledge of current web technologies, excellent UXD skills, creative vision and a great eye for detail.

Yuri is responsible for total production or parts of the production proces for complex information products., manager of multidisciplinary design- and production teams, reporting and presenting on corporate MT level.