Designing for open innovation
Friday, June 10
11:15 – 12:00
Tzachi Toledo a Strategy Consultant at Designit, a global design and innovation agency with 15 international offices and 300+ designers and strategists, working for Fortune 500 clients such as Audi, BMW, LG, Samsung, DHL, Brussels Airlines and Microsoft.
Tzachi holds an MBA from INSEAD as well as a B.Arch from the University of Tel Aviv. Working on global projects across multiple industries, he applies strategic design methodologies to create value for clients such as Visa, Novartis and others, helping them innovate their practices. He is a frequent speaker at international events and conferences as well as a guest lecturer at universities.
Prior to his current role, Tzachi worked for 6 years in New York and Tel Aviv as an Architect and Urban planner designing a variety of projects ranging from public buildings and highrises to master-plans for whole cities.
On the similarity between the disciplines he commented “Architecture, Urban planning and Strategy share many qualities, but at the end of the day it’s all about creating a positive impact by understanding human behavior and being able to influence it”