Multidisciplinary design leader with a broad range of experience delivering both digital and physical products/services since 1995.
Matt Jones is Principal Designer at lunarenergy.com, a renewable energy tech company with offices in Mountain View, USA and London UK. He works across all brand, product and experience design there.
He’s been designing digital products and services since 1995. From 2009-2013 he was a principal at BERG, a design and invention company in London that had projects exhibited in MoMA, and products featured in FT, FastCompany, Wired and Marvel comics.
Principal Designer, Google Research (2018 – 2022)
Working to bring human-centred personal AI to Google products, especially hardware devices.
Design Director, Google Research (2016 – 2018)
Working primarily on on-device intelligence’s expression in product.
Interaction Design Director, Google Creative Lab (2013 – 2016)
Multidisciplinary work across new and existing Google products including Google Wifi, Project Sunroof and Google Expeditions.
Principal/Partner, BERG (2009 – 2013)
Leading client work and product invention for projects with Google, Intel, Bonnier, BBC, Nespresso, Channel 4 and others.
Co-Founder / Design Director, Dopplr (2007 – 2009)
A short-lived but innovative social network for frequent travellers, acquired by Nokia.
UX Design Director, Nokia (2003 – 2007)
Working on advanced concepts, future trends and the Nseries product line of smartphones.
Information Architect, BBC (2001 – 2003)
Working on overall service design for bbc.co.uk, navigation principles and the BBC’s first search engine.
UX consulting (2000 – 2001)
Contract work for KPMG, Hutchison 3G, Aviva, Accenture.
Creative Director, Sapient (1999 – 2000)
Leading client work mainly in e-commerce for Homebase, Norwich Union, T-Mobile and helping build the London UX team.
Creative Director, BBC News Online (1997 – 1999)
Built/lead the design team that launched the first BBC News website in November 1997.
Production Manager / Designer, LineOne (1995 – 1997)
Worked on the initial digital version of The Times / Sunday Times.