Managing Creative Director, SYPartners
Rie is passionate about humanity design and creating compelling consumer experiences. From collaborations with Jet Propulsion Laboratory to launching the controversial fashion brand Omhu, Rie sees around corners and creates the stories and products to take us there.
Before joining SYPartners, Rie worked as a creative director at leading design firms, such as Smart Design, Arnell Group, Organic, Quirky, and Frog Design, and has designed solutions for brands including: American Express, Chanel, Cisco, HP, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, Nike, OXO, TED, Vogue, Samsung, GE, and Mattel.
Outside of her role as Managing Creative Director in San Francisco, Rie is an advisor to several tech and consumer product start-ups, and is a frequent speaker in the international design and design education communities. Rie trained as a communication designer in Copenhagen, Denmark and lives in San Francisco with her family.