Design Engineer


b. 1986, HK.

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To be a design engineer, is learning to solve the world's emerging challenges by conscious design thinking. This means matching a challenge with the right solution, be it a service system, hardware or software solution.


worked on projects for audiences & companies:

Catapult UK, Royal brompton hospital, tencent, apple (Netherlands), brainport smart district, unstudio, unsense, the next web, click nl, wizz air, ams institute, nederlandse spoorwegen, arnout meijer studio, pixel story studio.


2019 The royal commission for the exhibition of 1851 - industrial design studentship

2018 ClickNL Drive festival - Blog article on Ideation workshop hosted during dutch design week; co-design, design thinking tools.

2017 SQUEEZIT (ZETA LEARNING) top 10 APP store for education - key role in re-designing, launching and redefining the strategy & vision for the squeezit app.  

2016 Catapult Transport Systems, Innovation Centre UK - Blog article on reward winning People’s Pod design

 'we could easily imagine it in use in the near future and the students had created a compelling and credible use case.’

2015-16 Dyson School of Design Engineering DESIRE AWARD- for the design of dual-occupant public transport autonomous vehicle, people's pod

 ‘This is a prestigious award within the School, and something that all students aspire to win on a few occasions in their degree’

2016 CIPTA Grand Champions -  Malaysian Innovation Challenge

As a (committee) member of the charity group Project Nepal, under the sub team ‘pi-thagoras’, we investigated and tested the potential of raspberry-pi system as an offline medium for teaching whilst on our project trip to Maya Universe Academy School Nepal. Our idea raised an estimated £1500 in total and has proven to help students in rural Nepal.

2015 & 16 Imperial College Union & PwC – Best Overseas Volunteering Project

2015 summa cum laude in the Arts across all European Schools 




Communication in Design | DESIGN | Mechanics | Production and Materials | electronics | Big Data | computing | Energy | COMPUTER AIDED ENGINEERING | Mechatronics | STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT | Robotics | Design for Circular Economy  | design LED INNOVATION AND ENTERPRISE |optimisation | industrial design | creative futures | enterprise roll-out


product design and development

Design Thinking

systems thinking


Rapid Prototyping; 3D printing, Lasercutting, CNC, Soldering

UX/UI design

electronics (raspberry pi & arduino) 

CAD (Solidworks 2018)

languages; dutch & english (fluent), german (c1), Python

coding (amazon web services, serverless architectures)

MEng Design Engineering graduate

MEng Design Engineering graduate


MA Service Design

MA Service Design