Mrinali is a Mumbai-born Austin-based designer. She started her design journey with a bachelor’s degree in industrial design. She worked as a trend researcher, a mixed media artist, and an industrial designer before doing her master’s in interaction design. She is currently the User Experience Design Lead for Integrated Buying Experiences at IBM Cloud. When she is not running around the IBM Austin design studio she organizes events promoting social innovation for the OpenIDEO Austin Chapter and is an Awwwards young jury member. She also enjoys vegetable gardening, scuba diving, and traveling to understand cultures across the globe.
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