DIOGO RUSSO

I’m a senior product designer and creative technologist with a special interest in multicultural experiences and wicked problems.

Helping Farmers
to Feed the World

Senior Product Designer at Climate.com
2016 – 2022 • San Francisco

* password for the portfolio with case studies available upon request.

UX Research
+ Lean Validation

Strategy Design
2014 – 2016 • San Francisco

In 2014, I moved from Rio de Janeiro to San Francisco, for an MBA in Design Strategy at California College of the Arts. A program grounded in Design Research and Lean Validation.

While in the program I had the opportunity to work with many local startups, including Lean Launchpad. A company rooted in Steve Blank’s (co-founder) Lean methods for rapid iteration and growth to bring products to the market.

Creative
Direction

Web Design, Graphics, and Motion
2010 – 2014 • Rio de Janeiro

Co-Founder and Creative Director at Estúdio Berinjela, a Multimedia Design Studio in Brazil, specializing in web design, motion, and graphics. I leveraged the studio’s creative vision, and build partnerships with companies like Coca-Cola, Red Bull, and others.