Juan Hidalgo

UX Director

How did you get into design?

I was always always in Design

Favorite tool?

Metronome

Where do you find #inspiration?

Books

One thing you are getting better at?

Discovering great designers

One misconception about design you try to clear up?

We are not pixel pushers

If you weren't designing, what would you be doing?

Carpenter, Architect or poet

Favorite place to visit?

1.- Grand Canyon (USA) 2.- Mont Saint Michel (France) 3.- Triana (Seville, Spain)

Advice for ambitious designers?

You reap what you sow

Last book you read?

  • Proust and the Squid, by Maryanne Wolf
  • Principles: Life and Work, by Ray Dalio

Most effective productivity booster?

Great coworkers

Best interview question?

It was from a Candidate: Are you really sure that you want to hire me? Me (interviewer): 😱 OMG

What keeps you up at night?

Dizzy Gillespie, Alexander Desplat, Loreena McKennitt, or Edith Piaf.