Creating an inclusive world through empathy and human-centred design, is why I love building brands and products.

Shafeez Walji

(He/Him)
Toronto, ON
me@shafeez.com

Creating an inclusive world through empathy and human-centred design, is why I love building brands and products.

Sr. Manager, CX Strategy & Design at RBC Ventures. Head of Product at Another Room. Previously at TWG, Phuse, ShareDesk, and Rethink.

Currently

I have two focuses: Continuing to work with Another Room as the Head of Product, and starting a new role with RBC Ventures as a Sr. Manager of CX Strategy & Design.

Another Room

Another Room

A collection of goods for discerning cannabis consumers going somewhere, nowhere, and everywhere.

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RBC Ventures

RBC is going beyond banking to create meaningful solutions that touch every Canadian.

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Archived Projects: Slack, ShareDesk, Humanize, Colour

Focus

As a multidisciplinary designer, I've had the opportunity to work on a range of projects. These are the areas I have narrowed my focus on.

  • Creating an inclusive design practice
  • Synchronizing a brand and product experience
  • Planning and designing a true MVP
  • Defining a brand messaging architecture

Experience

Since 2010, I've had the opportunity to work with a range of big and small companies in tech, advertising, finance, medical, retail, and more.

  • Brands: A&W, Blue Bottle Coffee, Charity Water, Coast Capital, Coors Light, Molson Canadian, Mr. Lube, NASA, Nike, Shaw, Slack, Square
  • Previous Employers: TWG, Phuse, ShareDesk, Rethink Communications, priMED Medical Products, Style America