Michael Surtees is a practitioner of user experience design (UXD) based in NYC. Over the years Michael has held roles such as Head of Design, Design Director, Principal, Design Lead and Educator. What ties all the roles together is his ability to understand the end user's needs and designing the best possible experience through the appropriate design process.

Michael has a background in designing platforms and products from the ground up, building UX teams, solving complex workflows, squashing inefficiencies and enhancing the look and feel of UI’s. Part of his process includes workshops, user research, discovering & defining requirements, strategy, sketching, information architecture, wireframing, prototyping, usability testing, visual design, and product management. He thrives in environments that are collaborative, adaptive and agile.

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Please feel free to reach out and say hi via email at michael @ michaelsurtees dot com