UI Design Director

Schneider Electric

Sept 2022 – Present

Reporting to the VP of Design and part of the global design team, I am a strategic partner steering the user interface design direction in the company and coordinating the migration of products, branding, design system and operations.

Key Achievements

  • Winner of the Design System Awards 2023 for Best Governance.
  • Hire top talent for the team: design and manage the hiring process.

Key Responsibilities


  • Leading the design vision for user interfaces by setting a new craft standard and establishing a visual language and principles to be implemented across 200+ applications.
  • Ensuring coherence between products and transversal collaboration between product teams by deploying an award-winning design system.
  • Driving organisational change by influencing senior leadership to adopt the design vision through inspirational storytelling.
  • Guiding product teams to adopt a user-centric approach through actionable plans, and proactively building productive relationships across teams.
  • Increasing product designers’ motivation and quality of craft by constructively guiding them through applying design guidelines and processes to deliver the best experience for their users.
  • Supporting design operations through defining clear team organisation, collaboration and communication rules, creating presentation templates by the audience, and procedures to document design practices.

Schneider Electric is a multinational leader in energy management and digital automation. It addresses homes, buildings, data centres, infrastructure and industries, by combining IoT, real-time automation, software, and services.

Design Organisation

1 VP, 6 Directors, 50+ product designers

(+50 designers outside of the team)


Direct Reports

2 UX/UI Designers


Team Management / Change Management / UX-UI Design / Design Strategy / Design System / Design Ops



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