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Henrik Jensfelt

Driving Smartwear design and innovation – Leading and inspiring design teams to create/make/design better UX for people!

Malmö, Sweden
• Over 17 years of professional experience in Industrial Design and Design Leadership, Design Strategy and Innovation Teamwork as well as User Experience and Product Development, Consumer Insight and Design Communication.

• Successfully in charge of concept development for a vast number of global products for high volume production – selling millions of units worldwide.

• Early phase ability to set creative and strategic direction and drive quality design work applied to human centered products from ideation to execution – both as leading design director and hands-on by example.

• Outstanding material and technical knowledge, concept creation, aesthetics sensibility, design skills in form-exploration, physical problem-solving, user research and visual/verbal communication.

• Deep experience of managing multidisciplinary design teams, including industrial-, interaction-, and visual designers through the design process both for internal execution and in close collaboration with external partners and clients.

To me, people in a world of constant change are an everlasting inspiration for creating new and better products. To enhance and support people's lives, I like to focus on the essentials, to simplify and give great enjoyment – finding the right balance between insight and innovation – that's beauty in product design well done! In addition to my curiosity, passion and drive to create, make, and design new and better user experiences for people, my strengths are to lead, direct, and inspire my design- and cross-functional innovation teams to succeed and grow professionally. ///Henrik Jensfelt
Experience
Lund, Sweden
Jun 2010Present
Senior Design Manager, UX Creative Design Center Sweden, Sony Mobile Communications
Responsible for leading and directing the product design team of Sony Mobile Sweden. Delivering Sony world class signature design achieving great success launching several new products at CES, MWC and IFA.
Malmö, Sweden
Jun 2010Present
Senior Creative Designer, UX Creative Design Center Sweden, Sony Mobile Communications
Responsible to lead, create, and deliver on pipeline, advanced, and special project assignments for smartphones and other smart devices – leading advance concept creation, material and manufacturing innovation.
Lund, Sweden
Jun 2010Oct 2012
Senior Creative Designer, UX Creative Design Center, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications
Responsible for delivering Sony Ericsson world class product design. To lead, create, and deliver on pipeline, advanced, and special project assignments for smartphones and other devices.
Beijing, China
Jun 2007Aug 2010
Head of UX Creative Design Center China, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications
Responsible for setting up, leading, and directing the UX Creative Design Center of Sony Ericsson in China - recruiting and heading up a full team of Industrial Design, Color&Material Design, UI/Interaction Design. Designed and completed 13 mobile phones in 18 months, all launched on time globally.
Lund, Sweden
Jan 2004Jun 2007
Industrial Design Manager, UX Creative Design Center, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications
Responsible for leading and directing the industrial design of all Sony Ericsson high-end product; worked hands-on as industrial designer on several of the projects.
Lund, Sweden
Oct 2001Jan 2004
Creative Producer, UX Creative Design Center, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications
Responsible for the industrial design of the high-end portfolio of Sony Ericsson. Worked hands-on as industrial designer on several key projects.
Lund, Sweden
19992001
Senior Industrial Designer, Ericsson Mobile COmmunications
Responsible industrial designer of mobile phone and accessory proejcts. Core member of Sony+Ericsson joint venture design team.
Lund, Sweden
Aug 1997Aug 1999
Product Innovator and Planner, Mobile Phone Accessories
Responsible for establishing a new product category for Ericsson accessories - IMAGEWARE - including the industrial design of all products in the portfolio.
Jonkoping, Sweden
Jan 1996Jun 1997
T Design AB
Industrial Designer
Responsible industrial designer for projects within lighting-, medical-, interior-, transportation-, and consumer products.
Education
New York City, NY, USA
Jul 1993Jan 1994
Stockholm, Sweden
Aug 1991Jun 1995
MFA Industrial Design
Sweden
Jun 1990Aug 1991
Swedish Army
Chief of Platoon, Swedish Armed Forces
15 months of training leading a platoon of 30 soldiers in the armed forces. Military training used to be mandatory by Swedish law.
Activities and Societies: Awarded best-in-class
Stockholm, Sweden
Aug 1986Jun 1990
Bromma Gymnasium
High School Graduation, Natural Sciences Program
Studied highest level of mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology as well as social sciences and languages.
Activities and Societies: Soccer, Track&Field, Chemistry
Skills
 
3D Visualization, Adobe Creative Suite, Alias Studio Tools, Art Direction, C, Communication Skills, Concept Design, Consumer Insight, Creative Direction, Design Management, Design Strategy, Design Thinking, Disruptive Technologies, Experience Design, Industrial Design, Interaction Design, Keyshot, Leadership, Mobile Devices, Product Design, Product Development, Solid Works, Strategic Design, User Experience, User Experience Design, User-centered Design
Awards
2007
2007
2006
K750 Cyber-Shot Mobile Phone
1996
Best International Documentary
1994
Apple Inc.
Apple Interface Design Project
Languages
 
Swedish (Native), English (Fluent), French (Conversational), Chinese (Beginner)