WHAT I BRING • 25+ years of UX design experience • Worked in UX Director / Lead / Product Owner / Head of Design roles; • Ecommerce, QHSE, Travel, Productivity sectors;
• UX for SaaS, Enterprise solutions; • Master Degree in Design Methodologies; • Co-founded two tech startups; • Consultant on New Product Development; • Researcher Applied AI at the Responsible IT Research group; • Developer of UX Design courses at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences;
I’m a freelance creative and I usually work as a Digital Product Designer or Design Director
Available 20 hours a week
WHAT I DO • Creative design vision; • Oversee and supervise design teams; • Develop inclusive, transparent, robust and sustainable design principles; • Collaborate with key stakeholders; • Design and design thinking advocacy in large organizations; • Collaborate with key stakeholders; • Research Through Design to identify new products and opportunities; • Strategic design and product roadmapping; • Training and coaching your teams’ professional design skills;
I work in senior-level design positions in UX, IA or VD and in R&D, Product Strategy and Design Thinking.
I co- founded two startups: the ridesharing app Toogethr and the cloud platform andSafety.
I built my first website in 1994 and spent my entire career as a creative in the internet industry. I have over twenty-five years of solid experience in the design and production of interactive products for leading Dutch brands.
Most of my recent research work is in Human-Agent Interaction: user-friendly products and services supported by automated, decision-making algorithms.
Next to my design practice, I teach undergraduate courses on advanced design topics at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences.