I am Sebastian, a creative thinker and passioned interdisciplinary designer from Germany, focus on creating meaningful experiences, business driving product and service solutions and humanizing new technology trends. Empowering people and improving their lives through design and it's methodological principles like Design Thinking are what drives me.

 

SPECIALITY: Strategic Design, User Experience, Product Design, Service Design

EXPERIENCE: 5 years (3 years Corporate, 2 years Consultancy)

 

Currently I work on the future of mobility as a Senior Designer at BMW Group Design. Prior to that I worked with global in-house design studios like Bosch Home Appliance Group as well as innovation/design consultancies like Designworks in Los Angeles or Minimal (MNML) in Chicago besides others in Europe and Asia. I hold a Master in "Advanced Product Design" from the Umea Instuite of Design (Sweden) as well as a Bachelor in "Industrial Design" from Folkwang University of Arts (Germany). I have been fortunate enough to work with various international brands and companies like Adidas, Philips, BMW, MINI, Bosch, Siemens, Rolce-Royce, John Deere, Cathey Pacific, Newell and Midea and have been awarded by international renowned design awards like the Red Dot Design Concept, IDA (International Design Award), Core77 Design Award, SPARK Design Award or Industrial Design Excellence Awards (IDEA - Industrial Design Society of America) on personal design projects. I frequently give keynotes and lectures on design at international design or product development conferences - most recently at PushConference (Germany), IT Arena (Ukraine) or Dutch Design Week (Netherlands).