Dimitri Vanderheyde joined Motive Partners in 2018 and is a consultant UX Expert on the Motive Create Team based out of Belgium. At Motive, Dimitri designs, illustrates, and builds customer journeys from idea to MVP, in the context of Motive Labs engagements with Labs members and value creation initiatives with Motive’s portfolio companies. Dimitri is a technology enthusiast and draws on more than 20 years’ experience in the field. His passion for design keeps his eyes open to all things and over the years he has built a diverse skill set, from designing pixels and print, to writing code and editing films.
Prior to joining Motive, Dimitri served large media and blue-chip companies as well as major advertising agencies, where he redefined internet strategies and focused on branding and design. In the financial sector, Dimitri served Isabel Group, where he focused on the redesign of their multi-banking application user experience, and FIS, where he crafted the look and feel of their new payment application. An illustrator and designer by trade, Dimitri began his career as a creative director at a digital agency.
Dimitri studied Illustration and Painting at the Académie des Arts in Brussels and holds a M.A. in Multimedia from the Institut des Arts de Diffusion (IAD).