How I can help
My professional background
Design Thinking ★ Digital Transformation ★ UX/UI/ID ★ UX Leadership ★ Innovation Strategy ★ Entrepreneur ★ Startup Coach
A Pioneer in Pakistan User Experience Design, having 20 years of experience setting up creative digital design business in global freelance marketplaces, Zulqarnain Ansari is CEO and founder of Pakistan's first UX Studio, Experts Desk. His creative, analytical and business skills make him distinct in global design community. Besides being a successful CEO, he is a life coach, techpreneur, mentor, and public speaker. His interests range from entrepreneurship to design.
In past he head UX departments at Experts Desk, Systems Ltd. and ROZEE.PK and some of the key accomplishments were TeamViewer, McDonalds, Zong, Freeman, Douney & Bourke, Mattress Firm, KUIU, Rebeccataylor, Sapphire, KHAADI, Norton AntiVirus, Quora, PVAMU, Mintly, Jobster, Watog, Poulta, DICE, Glug, Qpro, Formulatrix, and the list goes on.
How to work with me
What I can offer
I help business to understand and experience the practical approach to develop product focusing on solutions that delight customers.
In last 2 decades of professional experience, I have 60+ certifications, which includes Stanford University d.School, IDEO and Google Ventures Design Thinking and Design Sprint approaches, My mentorship program includes design thinking and Human-centered activities with powerful process of problem-solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation.
When approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.
The ideal activities are 50+ but due to the nature of short span of entrepreneurs development programs, I have customized them by filtering the key activities to focus on outcome.
My expectations for a successful mentoring relationship
Mentees Success in their innovative journey.
How entrepreneurs can prepare before we start
Clear Questions of what they are looking for.