Gonzalo Rodriguez, Designer in Berlin, Germany
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Gonzalo Rodriguez

Verified Expert  in Design


Berlin, Germany
Toptal Member Since
February 24, 2016

Gonzalo is a product designer based in Berlin and NYC with a decade of experience. He's worked on multidisciplinary projects involving branding, product design, UI/UX, data visualization, blockchain technology, and digital experiences for brands like Google, YouTube, Amazon, Sony, MTV, Cartoon Networks, and Blackboard.


Work Experience

Creative Director | Motion Designer | Visual Designer

2014 - PRESENT
Freelance Work
  • Worked as a freelance creative director based between Berlin and NYC with several years of experience in the different fields of UI/UX design, advertisement, data visualization, and marketing.
  • Worked on projects with agencies and companies around the world like Google, YouTube, Amazon, Sony, MTV, Cartoon Networks, Blackboard, Eurosport, and many others.
Technologies: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop

Art Director

2015 - 2015
Arys Wear
  • Led and managed, as an art-director, the visual design and marketing aspects of the company.
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Adobe Illustrator, InVision


2013 - 2014
  • Developed projects on the user interface and visual (during an internship).
  • Designed for the animation-film and photography departments.
Technologies: Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects

Co-Founder | Art Director

2012 - 2013
Mad Mind Wear
  • Collaborated in the UI design process as well as developing designs and illustrations for the clothing line.
  • Played a key voice on the style and creative direction of the company's photography and video productions.
Technologies: Sketch, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Editorial Designer

2011 - 2012
Noudar Magazine
  • Developed layouts and the editorial design for the magazine.
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign

Art Director of Graphics, Editorial Design, and Print Department

2010 - 2011
Printex Graphics Arts
  • Led the art-direction over the editorial and graphic design processes.
  • Managed and was responsible from the beginning of a project to the final print products; had a team of 4 people under my supervision.
Technologies: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Graphic Designer | Editorial Designer

2009 - 2010
Printex Graphics Arts
  • Developed the branding and editorial design for editorial books.
Technologies: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
2011 - 2015

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Advertising Design

Salamanca College of Art - Salamanca, Spain


Prepress Certificate in Prepress/Graphics Art

IES Reino Aftasi

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