Hello!

About Chus

I'm an art director with 15 years of experience working on several industries with clients like Hermès or Heineken. I'm focus on helping brands create good design system and style guides and help them improve their connection with clients.

Based in Barcelona

Based in Barcelona

Working across the globe

Working across the globe

EXPERIENCE

EXPERIENCE

NN GROUP

BARCELONA

UX/UI Expert

2022 - Present

I work at NN Group,  an international financial services company active in 11 countries, as UX/UI expert.  I work with the Design System team and the Front-end of the international tech team.

NN GROUP

BARCELONA

UX/UI Expert

2022 - Present

I work at NN Group,  an international financial services company active in 11 countries, as UX/UI expert.  I work with the Design System team and the Front-end of the international tech team.

Nacar design

BARCELONA

LEAD UI DESIGNER

2020 – 2022

Lead UI designer in Nacar design Studio, a multi awarded Design Agency. I had the opportunity of leading a team of UI and branding designers and work with clients like HP, Melitta and Teka, Working in industrial design projects and full digital products.

Nacar design

BARCELONA

LEAD UI DESIGNER

2020 – 2022

Lead UI designer in Nacar design Studio, a multi awarded Design Agency. I had the opportunity of leading a team of UI and branding designers and work with clients like HP, Melitta and Teka, Working in industrial design projects and full digital products.

FREELANCE

BARCELONA

Branding And UX/UI

2019 - 2020

Freelancer for agencies: Rosás, North. Clients: Deolio, Erika Lust.

FREELANCE

BARCELONA

Branding And UX/UI

2019 - 2020

Freelancer for agencies: Rosás, North. Clients: Deolio, Erika Lust.

AYONDO

BARCELONA

LEAD UI DESIGNER

2017 – 2019

Lead designer of Ayondo, Multinational FinTech Company. I help the company to build the different digital trading platforms, both mobile and web. I built different landing pages focus on conversion and worked on several project for associated clients.

AYONDO

BARCELONA

LEAD UI DESIGNER

2017 – 2019

Lead designer of Ayondo, Multinational FinTech Company. I help the company to build the different digital trading platforms, both mobile and web. I built different landing pages focus on conversion and worked on several project for associated clients.

Freelance

AMSTErDAM

AKQA & TBWA

2016-2017

I had the chance to work with AKQA to work fully dedicated for several month to develop the style guide of Hermès global site. It was quite a big project where I had the opportunity to work with talented developers looking for the most insightful and easy to understand guide lines. With TBWA Mobile I worked in the creation of the concept of a loyalty app for the well-known dutch brand Hema.

Freelance

AMSTErDAM

AKQA & TBWA

2016-2017

I had the chance to work with AKQA to work fully dedicated for several month to develop the style guide of Hermès global site. It was quite a big project where I had the opportunity to work with talented developers looking for the most insightful and easy to understand guide lines. With TBWA Mobile I worked in the creation of the concept of a loyalty app for the well-known dutch brand Hema.

Spil games

Hilversum

UX/UI Senior Designer

2014 – 2016

Creation of prototypes and final designs of the new features of Spil Games portfolio, including complex in-browser gaming widgets or complete new gaming portals for different target audiences and countries.

Spil games

Hilversum

UX/UI Senior Designer

2014 – 2016

Creation of prototypes and final designs of the new features of Spil Games portfolio, including complex in-browser gaming widgets or complete new gaming portals for different target audiences and countries.

M2Mobi (Now Move)

Amsterdam

UX/UI Senior Designer

2011 – 2014

Creation of prototypes and final designs of mobile apps for different clients. Selected project: Heineken Experience Mobile app. Another cool client: Schiphol Airport.

M2Mobi (Now Move)

Amsterdam

UX/UI Senior Designer

2011 – 2014

Creation of prototypes and final designs of mobile apps for different clients. Selected project: Heineken Experience Mobile app. Another cool client: Schiphol Airport.

Dommo (Now PS21)

MADRID

JUNIOR ART DIRECTOR

2010 – 2011

I mainly worked as art director of Yoigo. Thinking concepts and crafting the graphic ideas of all the promotions of every Yoigo campaign. Two other cool projects: Multiópticas site, IKEA Food.

Dommo (Now PS21)

MADRID

JUNIOR ART DIRECTOR

2010 – 2011

I mainly worked as art director of Yoigo. Thinking concepts and crafting the graphic ideas of all the promotions of every Yoigo campaign. Two other cool projects: Multiópticas site, IKEA Food.

CÓDIGO VISUAL

MADRID

Graphic Designer

2008 – 2011

Creation of banners, basic style guides and logo designs for several Michelin associated brand. Graphic design work for Telepizza.

CÓDIGO VISUAL

MADRID

Graphic Designer

2008 – 2011

Creation of banners, basic style guides and logo designs for several Michelin associated brand. Graphic design work for Telepizza.

things I do

things I do

Design strategy

Brand Positioning
Brand Architecture
Design Strategy
Digital Strategy
Consultancy

Design strategy

Brand Positioning
Brand Architecture
Design Strategy
Digital Strategy
Consultancy

Branding

Typography
Visual Language
Logo Design
Illustration Language
Brand Guidance

Branding

Typography
Visual Language
Logo Design
Illustration Language
Brand Guidance

UX/UI Design

User Journey
User Interface
Prototyping
Product Design
Design Systems

UX/UI Design

User Journey
User Interface
Prototyping
Product Design
Design Systems

MILESTONES

MILESTONES

UX/UI Webinars

IRONHACK INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

2023-2024

I've been contacted several times by the popular UX international school Ironhack to give Webinars about AI and UX/UI design. I've made six already and it's something very fun and hands-on I'm enjoying a lot. I usually share the screen and explain my work methodology using Figma, Midjourney and other tools.

UX/UI Webinars

IRONHACK INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

2023-2024

I've been contacted several times by the popular UX international school Ironhack to give Webinars about AI and UX/UI design. I've made six already and it's something very fun and hands-on I'm enjoying a lot. I usually share the screen and explain my work methodology using Figma, Midjourney and other tools.

NN International hackaton 1st priZe

AI GAMIFIED PENSIONS APP

2023

I was invited to participate with two colleagues in this internal hackathon organised by NN in Budapest. And we went home with the 1st prize.

NN International hackaton 1st priZe

ARNO Portfolio

2023

I was invited to participate with two colleagues in this internal hackathon organised by NN in Budapest. And we went home with the 1st prize.

Elementor Awards mention

CRYPTOWEEDDUDES.CLUB

2022

I created a project for fun during the NFTs crazy times in 2022. It was a very creative side project and it gave me the chance to design a site full of illustrations to launch the project. I built the site myself using Elementor and Wordpress and I got mention in the Elementor Awards of that year.

Elementor Awards mention

CRYPTOWEEDDUDES.CLUB

2022

I created a project for fun during the NFTs crazy times in 2022. It was a very creative side project and it gave me the chance to design a site full of illustrations to launch the project. I built the site myself using Elementor and Wordpress and I got mention in the Elementor Awards of that year.

©2024 Chus Margallo

©2024 Chus Margallo