Dr Timothy Whitehead has expertise in methods to optimise the design of products for low income economies, has a PhD in Industrial Design, during which he developed a tool which has been shown to support design decisions in these developing markets. Timothy has traveled extensively in Low Income Economies and conducted user centered design research in India, Peru, Myanmar and China. He is responsible for ensuring a user centered design approach is followed.

 

PhD: Enhancing New Product Development in Low Income Economies, Loughborough University

BA: Industrial Design and Technology, Loughborough University

Email: t.whitehead@aston.ac.uk
Phone: +44 0121 204 4663
Website: bridgingthedivide.org