Philipp Schäfer is a Munich-based Executive Design Manager. He joined ExB in 2016 to combine high-tech research, state-of-the-art software development and design. With the ExB teams, he is developing a generic, modular, trainable, browser-based AI platform to make the cognitive tools of the future a reality today.
Philipp was a driving force behind the establishment of new disciplines such as interaction and experience design in Germany. His work has always focused on building and leading interdisciplinary teams. He supports them in achieving results at the highest level by combining strategy, technology and creativity. Amongst other things, he co-founded and managed Razorfish’s German office in Hamburg in 1997. From 2008 he was Managing Director and Associated Partner at IDEO. He co-founded and led the Munich office of SinnerSchrader (Accenture Interactive) in 2012.
His focus is on user centered design, interaction design, digital technology and strategy. His international consulting and design experience ranges from financial services, media, tourism, non-profit organizations, telecommunications, healthcare to high-tech, fashion and automotive.