Muwuso is a multidisciplinary designer with key focuses in digital product design, brand development, and creative direction. Over the past decade, he has led design in-house and remotely for some of the world's leading agencies and brands. He is constantly inspired by the evolution of technology, its influence on human behavior, and the resulting impact on environments and micro-cultures—whether societal or business.
Provided creative direction, UI/UX design, and interactive art direction for the fully responsive Relais & Châteaux African hospitality platform.
Technologies: Adobe Creative Suite, Axure
Senior Interactive Art Director
2011 - 2014
Served as head of UI design and experience lead for this full-service digital agency. Ran integrated campaigns and built large digital products, designed apps, and directed development.
Worked with major clients including L’Oreal Group, Old Mutual Group, Investec, Jameson, Absolut, Chivas Regal, Vodacom, Sappi, Organ Donor Association of South Africa, TFG, Webber Wentzel Linklaters, South African Tourism, Sanofi Aventis, and Ferring.
Received over 43 local and international honors and awards including Agency of the Year.
Technologies: Adobe Creative Suite, Axure, Skype
2010 - 2010
Managed client side content management systems and designed, developed, and maintained marketing and advertising campaigns for FMCG, hospitality, and automotive brands.
Worked with a variety of clients including Lexus, General Motors, Chevrolet, Opel, Isuzu, Nestle, Peermont, Liberty Group, Distell, and African Health Placements.
Technologies: Adobe Creative Suite, Active Collab, Sublime, Tortoise SVN
2008 - 2009
Designed and developed corporate identities, personal branding, and websites for startups and small to medium businesses.
The state of automotive UI design is widely criticized for being unintuitive, outdated, and unappealing. As a result, designers speculate about how those UI designs will improve in the near future.
Muwuso is a mentor in the Toptal Global Mentor’s Program.
This program is a partnership between Toptal and General Assembly to provide high
quality mentorship for students from minority and low income backgrounds who are
looking to begin their careers as professional designers. Muwuso
shows commitment to diversity in tech by mentoring a General Assembly student every
week for a year, covering everything from design tips and tricks to advice on making
it in the industry.