ISSUE # 08

As the world experiences an unprecedented prevalence of UX in the digital age, Africa is not left behind. The FinTech industry in Africa is an excellent example of how organisations employ dedicated UX teams and apply UX best practices to create outstanding user experiences.

In the eighth, Africa Special issue, DesignWhine speaks to notable designers from Africa on the state of UX in Africa, the challenges they face, and what the global UX community can do to help them improve their growth rate.

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Oluwadamilola Soyombo On The State Of UX In Africa

Oluwadamilola Soyombo On The State Of UX In Africa

Oluwadamilola Soyombo has seven years experience working in the technology environment and three years of experience creating user-friendly digital-focused products as a UI/UX Designer and Design Educator with a Bachelor’s…

Munyala Mwalo On The State Of UX In Africa

Munyala Mwalo On The State Of UX In Africa

Munyala is an experienced service and innovation designer with a diverse skill set in different fields of expertise. Currently the Human Centered Design Expert for the USAID Empowered Youth Kenya…

Mussa Kalokola On The State Of UX In Africa

Mussa Kalokola On The State Of UX In Africa

Mussa is a product designer and leader with a love for simplicity. He has been helping organizations and businesses in Africa in designing meaningful experiences for their digital products since…

Sarah Shaibu On The State Of UX In Africa

Sarah Shaibu On The State Of UX In Africa

Sarah is a Nigeria based product designer and manager who’s passionate about connecting design and product management through design thinking, and exploring storytelling in videography, podcasts and writing. Read this…

Olivier André On The State Of UX In Africa

Olivier André On The State Of UX In Africa

Olivier André has been associated with Design in one way or the other for more than ten years. Starting his career in interior design Olivier studied fashion design and worked…

Rising Africa – The State Of Emerging UX In Africa

Rising Africa – The State Of Emerging UX In Africa

Africa’s economy has been growing at a robust 3.8 percent in 2021, fueled by increased global demand as trade restrictions are removed, unexplored market prospects, a rebound in commodity prices,…