Global Head of Product Design, Iress
About Amir Ansari
Amir is the Global Head of Design at Iress - a global financial services technology company, working out of their Melbourne, Australia headquarters.
With over 25 years’ experience in the field of design, and 15 years as a design leader, he has worked across the private and public sectors, in-house and agency, managing UX researchers and designers, while delivering digital products and technology.
He is passionate about inclusion and digital accessibility and democratising the craft of design - doing it with a smile and a hug.
Turning the dinosaur herd: towards an enterprise design system
20 years of building software, not to mention many mergers and acquisitions have led to different tech stacks, theming solutions, look & feel and experiences. How do you align 20+ years of different UIs towards a single design system?
In this talk Amir will cover:
- Humble beginnings with pattern libraries
- Current state of the Iress Design System
- Iress’ future vision towards Design System as a platform
- Learnings and failures along the journey towards adoption
Amir spoke on day three, June 30th
Day three focused on growing. Scale product design with design systems.