By Anijo Mathew
Head of Department of Art and Design/American University of Sharjah + Founder/Vamonde

This year, an alumna of the Design Management program at the American University of Sharjah was hired by Palmwood. Palmwood is a collaboration between the UAE Government and the global design consultancy, IDEO. On their website, they claim [we are] a design-led movement creating new solutions for governments and organizations, developing creative capabilities in the people of the UAE, and opening up new conversations about what is possible through design. The mandate of Palmwood is to collaborate (through design) and develop human-centred solutions for problems…

Anijo Mathew

Academic, startup founder, and innovator who works with organisations globally on design-led innovation and urban technology.

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