NIGEL GEH. 28
SINGAPOREAN
EMAIL
nigelgeh@gmail.com
MOBILE +65 8198 8102


EDUCATION.

National University of Singapore - 2015
B.A. (Industrial Design) 
*Graduated with First Class Honours

Folkwang Universitat der Kunste -
Summer 2014
B.A. (Industrial Design) - 
Exchange Semester in Germany
Experience & Interaction Design

Catholic Junior College - 2008
Singapore-Cambridge GCE A’ Levels
Subjects: H2 Physics, H2 Mathematics,
H2 Economics, H1 International History

Marist Stella High School - 2006
Singapore-Cambridge GCE O’ Levels

LANGUAGES.

English  – Spoken & Written (Fluent)
Chinese – Spoken & Written (Basic)

 


ACADEMIC AWARDS / NOMINATIONS.

Dean’s List Award – 2nd Year, Semester 1
NUS Division of Industrial Design - 2012

Dean’s List Award – 3rd Year, Semester 1
NUS Division of Industrial Design - 2013

NUS Awards for Study Abroad (NASA)
National University of Singapore - 2014

Nominated for the Lee Hsien Loong
Outstanding All-Round Achievement Award

by the School of Design & Environment - 2015

ACADEMIC CONTRIBUTIONS / PUBLICATIONS.

Anatomical Science International Journal - 2018
Composite 3D printed model of the midcarpal joint.
Manuscript no.: ANSI-D-18-00127R1
Authors: Rajendran Kanagauntheram, Nigel Geh, S Thameem Dheen, Boon Huat Bay, Yen Ching Chiuan

3rd APAC Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare Conference - 2016
The Colposcopy training simulator for effective training in Colposcopy.
Authors: Ida Ismail-Pratt, Austin Felix, Nigel Geh, Yang Chun, Joseph Ng, Jeffrey Low, Yen Ching Chiuan

DeSForM Conference, Milan - 2015
The delicacy of handshakes: Reflections on the aesthetics of interaction.
Authors: Marc Hassenzahl, Eva Lenz, Sarah Diefenbach, Nigel Geh

DESIGN AWARDS / RECOGNITIONS.

Singapore Good Design Award - 2018
Winner
Project: Consumer Care Experience Center

Singapore Good Design Award - 2017
Winner
Project: Philips Mobile Health Monitor

D’Star Design Award - 2015
Grand Winner
Project: BOB – The Vanity Mirror

LITE-ON Award - 2015
Design Innovation Category - Grand Winner
Project: Rebound – Bed Rehabilitation Unit

LITE-ON Award - 2015
Design Innovation Category - Merit Award
Project: SoundCARE – Ambient Monitoring

VISA x NUS DesignStorm - 2014
1st Place  - Winner
Project: VISA – The Next Frontier

Launch-Pad Asia Award - 2014
Winner
Project: SPOT – The Light with a Sweet Spot

International iF Design Concept Award - 2014
Winner
Project: MUSE – Keeping Noise on a Low

James Dyson Award - 2013
Regional Finalist
Project: +ONE Prosthetic Fingers


WORK EXPERIENCE.

Philips Design | Royal Philips - Singapore
Strategic Design Consultant (Industrial & Experience)
Strategic design consultant for Healthcare, engaged in upstream strategic activities such as design-thinking facilitation, innovation change management, value proposition creation, user ethnographic research. Downstream multidisciplinary design activities in industrial design, UX design, spatial environments and design for virtual reality.
Duration - Current (Jul 2016 - Present)

Department of Anatomy, National University Health System (NUHS)
Research Assistant (Industrial Designer) – Design of anatomical models. 
Duration - 11 Months (Aug 2015 - Nov 2015)

Division of Industrial Design, National University of Singapore (NUS)
Teaching Assistant – Philips Healthcare Design Platform (Sem1 2015/16)
(Under the tutelage of Mr. Song Kee Hong)
Duration – 4 Months (Jul 2015)

Freelance Designer (UIUX, Furniture, Packaging & Graphics Design).
UIUX design support for Design Exchange (Self Boarding Gates at Changi Airport, Terminal 4)
Furniture design for Star Furniture, JotterGoods brand (Design of a new standing mirror, BOB). 
Graphic design for National Heritage Board via Ones.sg (Icon bank design of national landmarks).  
Packaging design for NUS Business School (Loreal Brandstorm 2014)
Duration - Varied (May 2013 - Jun 2016)

Design Incubation Centre                    
Contract Designer (various medical design projects) 
Duration – 4 Months (Dec 2013 - Mar 2014)

Design Incubation Centre    
Design Internship – Industrial Designer (various medical design projects) 
Duration – 3 Months (May 2013 - Jul 2013)

STUCK LLP           
Design Researcher (ethnographic research) 
Duration – 1 Month (June 2012)

UOB Kay Hian Pte Ltd.   
Intern (Investment banking & Administration)
Duration – 4 Months (Jan 2011)

Information Systems Platoon Commander     
Rank: Lieutenant – LTA (NS)
Responsibilities: Information Systems Planning (Data & Communications Network)
Duration – 1 Year (Jan 2010)