Mehar Sethi approaches design thinking through empathy, compassion, and simplification. As a a mediator of convergent and divergent thinking, she is a critical observer, planner, and storyteller.
Mehar earned her Bachelor’s in Communication Design at Pearl Academy, India, in 2015. After graduation, she worked in graphic design and merchandising communication for SNAPDEAL, an online marketplace company in India.
She came to Milan in 2016 to earn her Master in Business Design at Domus Academy. There, she participated in Identity Design, Brand Strategy, and Entrepreneurship through Design workshops in collaboration with the Museum of Science and Technology, Italia Independence, L’Uomo Vogue, and Kickstarter.
Mehar has worked as strategist for the digital innovation agency AKQA, where she conducts market and user research to define benchmarks and actionable insights for clients.
In 2019 she co-founded Reesôme, an all-around design consultancy firm having both international as well as national experience in the field of design & marketing, they aim at solving all design problems with strategy & skill.
“My experience at Domus Academy has been very enriching. The academy upholds a professional reputation with expertise in training students with specialists from the industry.”
“The academy enables complete flexibility of career direction, and it opened up a new pathway for me, coming from a background of communication design and entering the world where business meets design. This gave me the opportunity to unleash my potential to the fullest, which got me a position at one of the largest digital innovation agencies.”
Connecting the Dots: a journey in the Beauty industry | 7th July
Connecting the dots: discover the success stories of our alumni working in the beauty industry in an interview by Marie Pierre Schickel.
Connecting the Dots webinar | 25th June
Manuela Zavattaro, former student and UX Design Lead at Google, interviewed by Michele Aquila.
Connecting the Dots webinar | 8th June
Rodrigo Torres, former student and award winner product designer in conversation with Paolo Lorini.