Mr. Devesh Mistry


Company Devesh M. Mistry PRODUCT DESIGN
E-Mail
Mobile +91 9999697761
ZIP & city 395007 Surat, Gujarat
Address M-3, Rangila Park, Ghod dod road
Projects

Portrait

PERSONAL STATEMENT:
A versatile, independent and optimistic person, the key motivation in my life is to be appreciated for my work and make an assertive influence through design.

SKILLS:
Market and User Research, Ergonomic Studies, Model Making, Class A surfacing - Alias Studio tools & Showcase, 3DS Max, Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop, Sketching & Rendering…

CREDITS:
2008 – Scholarship for Design Innovation Made in Italy Course at Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
2008 – CNBC TV18 Interview on ‘Future Trends of the Indian Design Industry’
2007 – An inventive garment Hanger design rights are purchased by a leading design company through the National Design Idea Fair. This new hanger has eliminated the common hook design and encourages a playful shopping experience.
2007 – ‘K.C. Mahindra Award for Excellence in Automotive Design’ – won award for a visionary Interior Design for Long Haul Trucks in India.
2006 – ‘O.P. Jindal Stainless Steel Competition’ 1st Prize to develop an illuminating device signifying wisdom and vision to make book reading a pleasure activity during no light travel.
2004 – ‘K.C. Mahindra Award for Excellence in Automotive Design’ - won award to propose an intelligent styling concept - ‘feel of compactness’.
2003 – ‘K.C. Mahindra Award for Excellence in Automotive Design’ - won award to present radical ideas enhancing active and passive safety features.
2003 – ‘Contraption – The Working Model Design Competition’ 1st Prize - by SAE International to create a 13 step innovative process to perform a simple task of tossing a Coin.
2003 – ‘Energy Efficient Model Design’ 1st Prize by Petroleum Conservation Research Association (Government of India) and US-ERC (United States – Environmental Research Association) to design and build an energy efficient Solar Dryer.

EDUCATION:
2008: Master in Strategic Design, Poli.Design, Ministry of Trade and Commerce, Italy
2005 – 2007: PG - Product Design, National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad
2000 – 2004: Graduate with distinction in Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Pune.

INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (2006) and PROJECT (2007):
A range of USHA Ceiling Fans, and Leyland Truck designs developed individually under Mr. Michael Foley’s guidance, the designs reflect an Indian cultural essence.

OBJECTIVE:
I would like to unfold activities related to industrial design for varied products. Product development, experience design, market research and graphic conceptualization are my interest areas. I believe my strength lies in understanding the quality of an idea, and that is what pushes me to come up with practical and beautiful innovations.