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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2010 / Present
Sr. Industrial Designer, IDEO, San Francisco Bay Area.
2005 / 2007
Industrial Designer, MOTOROLA DESIGN CENTRE, LONDON. Defining design and implementation of new communication products with engineering teams. Design direction for global design teams.
2004 / 2005
Industrial Designer, MATSUSHITA Electric Industrial Co. Ltd. PANASONIC DESIGN COMPANY OSAKA, JAPAN. Design direction for European internet audio player, working with Home Network Team.
2004
Product Designer, STUDIO & PARTNERS, MILAN. Research, strategy, industrial design for modular flooring system.
2003
Industrial Designer, MOTOROLA DESIGN CENTRE, MILAN. Specifying colour material and finish, design details, and working with engineers.
2002 / 2003
Design Assistant, BARBER OSGERBY, LONDON. Design of TAB light for FLOS, packaging and accessories range.
2002 / 2003
Product Designer, UNIVERSAL DESIGN STUDIO, LONDON. Defining design language for a major airline.
2000 / 2001
Part-time Product Designer, NICHOLAS PRYKE PRODUCTIONS, OXFORD. Implementation of interior design.
1999
Design Intern, ANOKHI TEXTILES, JAIPUR, INDIA. Design and development of printing equipment.
1999
Design Intern, DYSON APPLIANCES, UK. Design team for DC05 motorhead, prototype testing.

DESIGN RESEARCH

2010 / 2011
Synthetic Aesthetics Design Residency international collaboration exploring synthetic biology and design.
2007 / 2009
Freelance design professional and full-time MA student at the Royal College of Art researching methods to extend the boundaries of design, and re-evaluate the craft of design in a 21st-Century context.
2002 / 2003
SEENTHELIGHT International Design Exhibition. Collaboration with Stijn Ossevoort and Natasha Chetiyawardana, into lighting experiments that provoke thought and enhance everyday interaction.
2002
Product Designer, PANASONIC, JAPAN. System and service design for domestic products using SD card technology.
2001
Product Designer, DESIGN COUNCIL & HOME OFFICE, LONDON. Design thinking to help victims of stalking. Finalist of the Design Challenge Competition.

EDUCATION

2007 / 2009
Royal College of Art, London. MA Design Interactions (with Distinction)
1999 / 2002
Central St Martin's College of Art & Design, London. BA (Hons) Product Design
1996 / 1998
Cherwell School, Oxford. A-Levels History, Geography, Design & Technology (A-grades)
1991 / 1996
St Christophers School, Letchworth 8 GCSEs grades A-C.

PUBLICATIONS

East Timor: The Making of an International Issue, 1974-1998 The Brock Review (St Catherine's, Ontario), vol.7 no.29 (1998/99, pp.29-56.)

REFERENCED WORK

Material Beliefs edited by Jacob Beaver, Tobbie Kerridge and Sarah Pennington 2009
Design Inspirations edited by Feuer Katherina, Germany 2008
Human Futures: Art in an Age of Uncertainty edited by Andy Miah and published by Liverpool University Press & FACT 2008

DESIGN PATENTS

Design patent Node chair desk and wheel integration Steelcase, 2011
Patent US 2009/0172555 A1 for bluetooth User Interface preferences Motorola, 2007
Design patent V1100 Motorola Ltd, 2006
Design patent hinge design Motorola Ltd, 2005