Sotiris Tsouris

Product Designer

Hong Kong
Design with passion, embrace curiosity, never stop learning.

Work Experience

XDynamics

Industrial Designer

August 2016 - April 2018 Hong Kong

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Guest Lecturer

August 2016 - Present Hong Kong

XDynamics

Industrial Designer - Consultant

April 2016 - August 2016 Hong Kong

HJC Design

Product Designer

"HJC Design is a product design and development consultancy based in Yorkshire, England.

From initial concept through to manufacture, HJC Design generates intellectual property and rejuvenates out-dated product portfolios for a wide range of global clients.

The award winning design team has a strong reputation for combining striking aesthetics and innovative technology, with experience in many different sectors including consumer products, industrial, automotive, food & beverage, medical and sports." (hjcdesign.com 2011)
August 2013 - April 2016 United Kingdom

Sheffield Hallam University

Associate Lecturer

Teaching CAD and design for manufacture using Solidworks.
January 2015 - Present Sheffield, United Kingdom

HJC Design

Product Design (Intern)

Placement year at HJC Design; product design and development utilising:

SolidWorks Professional 2011 (PhotoView 360)
Adobe Photoshop CS4
Adobe Illustrator CS4
Adobe InDesign CS4
Sketch and Marker Work
July 2011 - September 2012 Sheffield, United Kingdom

Education

Loughborough University Of Technology

BSc, Product Design, 1st Class Honours

Achieved the Universitie's Academic Excellence Award for the highest degree mark on the course.

Activities and Societies: Vice Chair - Loughborough Design School Committee | Degree Show Committee Member - Book, Website, and Promotions | Member of Entrepreneurial Society
October 2009 - July 2013 Loughborough, United Kingdom

Languages

English (Native),

Awards

Red Dot Awards - Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen

Product Design 2018 - Winner

2018

Lighting Architecture Movement Project

The 2015 International Lighting Design Competition - Finalist

2015

Plastic Industry Award 2015

Industrial Product Design of the Year - Finalist

2015

British Plastic Federation

Horners Award for Plastics Innovation and Design 2014 - Runner Up

2014

Plastic Industry Award 2014

Consumer Product Design of the Year - Winner

2014

Loughborough University

Award for Academic Excellence

2013

Dyson

Awarded James Dyson Foundation Bursary

2013

Enterprise

Creative Student Award

2013

Reckitt Benckiser

Reckitt Benckiser Design Week Award 1st Prize

2013

Glenbrook

Glenbrook Enterprise Award 2nd Prize

2013

Dyson

Dyson Design Process Challenge

2011

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Concept Generation, Creative Problem Solving, Keyshot, Lateral Thinking, Marker Rending, Product Development, PTC Creo, Sketching, Soildworks, Suistainability , Team Leadership, Teamwork,

Interests

Travel | Photography | Cooking | Bouldering | Film | Digital Painting