I am a Service and Digital designer born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and based in Curitiba. I always had a special interest in the ‘make-happen’ challenge of design, and I strongly believe that group work is essencial to achieve amazing things. My interest in cultures and languages has led me to a blend of experiences in 6 countries, multidisciplinary design practices and collaboration with extremelly talented people.

Branch Co-Founder & Lead Designer // Eggs Design - Oslo, Norway – 2012-now
Service & digital design project management for a range of clients in several industries worldwide; Leadership role for client prospects, business offers, P&L, facilitation, schedule and allocation of people. Started the first international branch of the company in Brazil, recruiting several designers and led the local service and digital design verticals.

Co-Founder & Lead Designer // Loadsmart - New York USA – 2014-15
Design of the digital platform and management of a team of 6 developers and 2 designers for the full implementation of the service; UX/UI design, prototyping, user testing, business metrics and leadership of a startup company in the most competitive market worldwide.

Project Manager // Service Design Network - Cologne, Germany – 2012
Planning and implementation of projects for the biggest service design network worldwide, including conferences, memberships and marketing. Organization of the Global Conference in Paris.

Information Architect // Kahn+Associates - Paris, France – 2010
Creation, visualization and structuring of interfaces; Organization and layout of information; Programming in Silverlight.

Designer // hoop-de-la - Cologne, Germany – 2007-09
Design and layout of books, covers and other publications; Programming of CMS websites; Visual identity and branding.

Designer // OpusMultipla - Curitiba, Brazil – 2006
Layout and graphic design for advertising; Concepts, mock-ups and prototypes of packages for important clients in the brazilian national market. 

Master Degree // Köln International School of Design, Cologne, DE – 2007-11
Exchange Program // ENSCI - Les ateliers, Paris, FR – 2010
Exchange Program // Glasgow School of Arts, Glasgow, UK – 2009
Bachelor Degree // Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, BR – 2003-06 

Honors & Awards

Merket for God Design // Interaction design, Oslo – 2016
Salone Satellite Award - 2nd place // Product Design. Milan – 2010 Paraná Promotion Prize - 1st place // Design Agency. Curitiba – 2006 Erasmus Scholarship, CAPES/DAAD. Curitiba/Cologne – 2005 

Portuguese, Spanish, English, German and French