CV 

Professional Summary

Originally from India, I moved to the UK to train as an Interior Architect and later as a Service Designer. In the last decade, I have lived in four countries and hence in my work, I combine the best from my cultural experiences, different disciplines and my love for Design and Agile Thinking.

As a Multidisciplinary Designer, I facilitate the strategic development of services & products, I lead change processes and help clients and colleagues everyday to break out of thought structures and mindsets.

With my deep passion for meditation, I help inspire colleagues and clients likewise to take care of their mental health at work. 

Skills

 Design Thinking   Service Design    Design Research    Design Sprint 
 Moderation   Facilitation   Design Workshop   Usability Testing      Prototyping   Mindfulness   Public Speaking 

Work Experience 

2018-present

Junior Strategist at SinnerSchrader, Hamburg, Germany

Create awareness around Digital Strategy, conduct and plan Design Sprints, understand holistic perspective and identify problems, paths and solutions.

2015-2017

Experience Designer at FTWK, Berlin, Germany

Evangelise Service Design, conduct user research, create concepts, prototypes, test and document using JIRA.

2014-2014

Service Designer at Links Health Centre, Scotland 

Run & manage the entire project from Discover to Delivery. Apply Service Design tools & methods. Conduct research, workshops, create prototypes, present, test.  View more details.  

Education

2013-2014

Master of Design (M.Des) in Design for Services, University of Dundee, Scotland

This is an intensive one-year masters course where students from a range of disciplines combine their existing with new service design and user-centred methods to identify and address complex problems.

2010-2013

Bachelor of Arts (B.A) in Interior Architecture,

Teesside University, England

Three years course where students are taught tradition design, concept development skills, key software applications, principles of spatial and surface design skills. Moreover, they improve their approach to reflective practice and professional development.

Interests

I usually have different interests in my spare time. In the past, I have started cooking groups, formed dance crews, performed Bollywood flashmob, edited videos, went for hours of photography walk, played music, and tried to travel as much as I could. These days, I am learning to play the piano and speak German.  Check out more of my extra-curricular activities here.