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.”
Online Alumni Talk | 20.01
Diego Dolcini, Creative Director & visionary, interviewed by Marie-Pierre Schickel.
Follow their path, just be the next
Congratulations to Marco Susani and Defne Koz, winners of the 2020 Compasso d’Oro.
Connecting the Dots | 10th November
Francisco Gomez Paz, former student and award winning industrial designer, interviewed by Paolo Lorini.
Domus Academy alumni at the Portugal Fashion
Domus Academy former students Inês Amorim and Reid Baker partecipated in Portugal Fashion, the most important Portuguese fashion event.