Mehran Granfar

Mehran Granfar

Mehran Granfar

Managing Partner of Mothership

Presenter Biography

Mehran is a senior DesignOps practitioner, product design consultant, and design-thinking practitioner with over 12 years experience working in Australia, China, Hong Kong, and Israel. Predominantly working with leading creative agencies, as a consultant to larger organisations (MNCs and ASX100), NGOs and government departments, and as a co-founder to several technology startups. His focus has been advising organisations on how to leverage design-thinking, lean UX, design systems, and rapid prototyping in order to enable human-centric approaches to developing new products and services. Fundamentally, Mehran focuses largely on ventures and initiatives that tackle the meaningful small issues facing humanity.

Mehran is currently Managing Partner at Mothership Ventures, a Sydney-based venture incubator, DesignOps and innovation strategy consultancy he founded in 2018. Mehran is also the founder and CEO of Collabur, Inc, a startup that's developed the world's first platform to build integrated design systems.