MIT Institute of Design
Yohan Engineer
Asst. Prof. Yohan Engineer
Product Design
He is a Master Degree in Product Design (M. Des.) from IDC, IIT Bombay and a Bachelor (B. Arch.) degree in Architecture from Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Architecture, Yohan Engineer, holds more than 13 years of industry experience in various areas of the Design domain - Product Design, Research methods, mfg. processes and materials & User Experience Design. He has worked with organizations like Godrej Appliances, Godrej & Boyce for 10+ years, leading a team of young designers and taking product design to the next level. During his span at Godrej, he has successfully designed, developed & implemented various market winning products that proved as image drivers with a positive & unique differentiation across the Indian market - these products range
from split ACs, refrigerators, washing machines and air coolers. Several of his designs also achieved the esteemed recognitions of India Design Mark and Good Design Award ā€“ Japan.

Yohan holds expertise in design and product development across categories like ā€“ Consumer Products, Lifestyle Products, Architecture and Interiors, Product detailing, Research, User experience ā€“ Tangibles & Intangibles and IPRs in relevance to design.
He also possesses deep interest in areas of product innovation with system thinking, wildlife, role of nature and environment in evolution.

Besides product design, Yohan Engineer also holds industry experience in Architecture & Interior design domain. He worked with eminent architects like P.K. Das & Associates and Edifice Architects Pvt Ltd. In his duration as an architect, he had led design & execution of projects successfully from concept to actual on-site execution.

Throughout his professional journey, he has successfully mentored various young aspirants in the fields of Architecture & Product Design at an individual capacity level.

In past, on various occasions he has been associated as a jury member for student post-graduation degree projects at IDC, IIT Bombay.
He served as a teaching felicitator under a collaboration programme between IDC, IIT Bombay, & Godrej & Boyce for innovation in (a) product design andĀ  (b) visualization and sketching in design.
He also served as a teaching felicitator to IDC IIT Bombay faculty creative training program workshop on sketching and visualization in design which was a programme in collaboration with Godrej & Boyce.
His designs in past have enabled organizations to achieve IPRs for design & trademarks on several occasions.
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