A 1989 graduate of National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, India, Ashwini Deshpande is the co-founder of Elephant, India’s largest independent integrated design consultancy with offices in India & Singapore. She is also an active founding member of the Association of Designers of India. She has
Every design student or graduate dreams of interning with the best agencies or studios and Elephant Design tops the list. Ashwini Deshpande, the co-founder of Elephant Design shares their well-thought strategy behind selecting and mentoring interns each year just like how an elephant will mentor
From Bhavnagar, Gujarat, to completing his Bachelors of Commerce and Diploma in Visual Communication from Srishti School of Design, Art & Technology, Deval Maniar has been experimenting with type and wants to explore this area of design. Bored of the typical representation of Indian scripts,
Vinita Jakkal completed her Post Graduation in Graphic Design from MIT Institute of Design and currently working as a Senior Designer at Elephant Design, Pune. With 5 years’ of working experience with well-known clients from India & Abroad, she enjoys working on branding, Packaging &
A Graphic Designer from Sir J. J. Institute of Applied Arts, Minal Dusane-Mali has worked for the who’s who of the creative industry viz. Ramesh Sippy Entertainment, Giant Robot Illustration and Prana Studio to name a few, before co-founding YOMY Designs in 2010 with her
A ranker from Sir J. J. Institute of Applied Art, Abhishek Sawant has been using design for good since 2003 and worked with the well known creative minds in the industry like ‘Agnello Dias, Santosh Padhi, Bobby Pawar and Jigar Fernandes’. He has also won
Ranganath Krishnamani is a multi-disciplinary designer who specialises in Illustration, User Experience and Art Direction. He draws inspiration from vintage architecture, street art and machinery. He loves travelling and exploring new trails on his bicycle.
Exploring his sense of design right from childhood in his family tailoring business, Arjun Makwana went on to complete his BFA from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Baroda. On his way to work at Ogilvy & Mather, Mumbai, he observes businessmen selling their wares at