Professional background: Lead UX Design Instructor, Singapore

Starting her career in Graphic Design in Australia, and moving into UX and Service Design shortly after, Vera has worked across South East Asia in finance, hospitality and healthcare as both a freelancer and UX Lead to design digital products and services that delight customers.

Vera brings a deep curiosity in people to her practice, and has built a reputation for designing products that are above all, useful.
Vera has a passion for teaching the craft, as well as the mindset of design to her students.

As Academy Xi Singapore’s UX Lead Instructor, she oversees all UX course delivery across Part-Time, Full-Time and Online Formats, and teaches our Full-Time course.

Outside of teaching, Vera is a fierce fencer, a lover of food, and traveller at heart.


Shillington College, Brisbane, Australia; Diploma of Graphic & Web Design

National University of Singapore, Singapore; Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Literature

Member, The Interaction Design Foundation

Taught at Academy Xi

UX Design Foundations Online

Aug 2018


Other Instructors

Paul Hoskins
Asher Saeed
Chuan Lim
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