David Sjunnesson Design Director, IDEO
David is a designer and maker working across industries. For 10+ years, he has worked hands-on to build and elevate design thinking to an approach for problem-solving for all types of organizations, including startups, Fortune 100 companies, and non-profits.
As a design director at IDEO, he together with his teams, helps companies create new-to-the-world products and services, shape innovation capabilities, build brands, and rethink how to work with data. His portfolio includes multiple award-winning projects ranging from truly human medical devices, unique digital experiences in sports entertainment, and large-scale interactive installations.
David periodically teaches and mentors students at institutions such as CIID and Umea University. He is a mentor at TechStars and frequently speaks at conferences and other events.