I bring functional, beautiful, and successful products to life through a creative, customer-centric design process. By focusing on function, simplicity, quality, and character, I've achieved outstanding results for companies ranging from startups to multi-nationals.
Functional, Beautiful, Successful, Products
20 years of experience designing for Growth
As a recognized product designer leading design for Ericsson, Sony Ericsson, Sony, and most recently, Sigma Connectivity, I got a proven track record for designing and building innovative products and leading high-performing, multi-disciplinary teams internationally.
Spearhead Sony's first design-driven innovation program to advance material, manufacturing, and design towards more value-led experience design. Design Lead for next-generation smartphones, headsets, speakers, robots, and wearables, and an array of radical visions for Sony.
Imagine it forward to deliver what's next
Extensive experience in commercial design projects creating a lasting impact. Challenge the ordinary and encourage innovation to bring new concepts to life. Designer of the first Sony Ericsson Cybershot™ and Sony Walkman™ phones — K750i sold 15 million units in one year alone.
WHAT THEY SAY
"I'm truly happy to have been working with Henrik for many many years and see his ability to set creative and strategic direction, his passion and drive for quality in design work, from the very first idea to full implementation."
Managing Director, Kraftringen
"Henrik is always willing to take on a challenge, understanding the big picture, and at the same time be able to manage a team, keeping track of the details and achieving high quality on time."
Senior Design Manager, Sony Creative Center
"Henrik is a very focused and entrepreneurial designer. He has a fantastic attitude in that problems can and will be solved. He always challenges the norm and will find new methods when needed to reach top notch design quality."
General Manager, Sony Studio Nordic
"I have relied on Henrik many times in difficult situations and he has shown to be able to achieve excellent results every time. He has an amazing positive attitude and great presentation skills. He is a skilled manager and motivator and is appreciated by his peers, managers and employees! I will work with Henrik anytime anywhere!"
Michel Öste Sabouné
CEO Aventure AB
"Henrik is a tremendous example of a design leader who lives & breathes creativity in all its facets."
Head of Design, Motorsport FTW at PUMA
"Henrik is a great colleague who always brings out the best in other people, he has a good sense of humour and a great smile!"
"Henrik has an admirable ability to focus, work methodically and navigate smoothly and convincingly in large complicated projects. In addition to his professional skills as an industrial designer, Henrik possesses very good leadership qualities and is a compelling and inspiring speaker."
Senior Packaging Designer
"Henrik is a great manager yet an innovative designer, I learned a lot from him when I was working for Sony Ericsson as a freshman. Henrik is also good tutor and friend for a junior designer, very patient with rich knowledge. It was truly pleasure experience to work with Henrik and I really appreciate for his kind taught & smart directive."
Director of Sales & Marketing, Omuus Ltd.
DESIGN KNOW-HOW and Creative guts to Deliver what's next
I combine design expertise and creative guts with new technology and a deep understanding of human behavior to deliver what's next. From upstream conception to detailed design and implementation, I lead and teamwork fluently with engineers, marketers, and manufacturers to deliver innovative, useful products that customers will love.
VALUES, PROCESS, QUALITY, TRUST
If you and your team are serious about getting results, I'm here to help. My process is tailored to specifically address customer needs, manufacturing, and long-term product quality. Find out more by booking a time to chat.
Front End Innovation
I help you envision and define what product to build and why. See the big picture more clearly, the details more sharply.
Product Design & Development
I design how your product looks, how it works, and how it feels. Clarify your vision and don’t stop until it’s realized.
Design Direction & Leadership
I unite world-class teams to design and launch your product. The right collaboration turn inertia into momentum.