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I'm Michel

Product designer breaking down and solving complex problems, enabling others to create, shape, learn, or become more effective.

I love to work in detail-oriented cross-functional teams toward a vision we believe in, and ship high quality polished products.

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Michel van Heest
Some companies I’ve worked with
Worked with WeTransfer Worked with Dutch Ministry of Defence Worked with AllianceBlock Worked with Daikin Worked with City of Rotterdam Worked with Awkward

Selected work

Check out some of the products I’ve got to work on, and that helped me shape and improve my design process.

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Echtfit health iOS & iPadOS apps for clients and coaches

Helping to improve people’s physical health by creating a digital personal fitness trainer with 24/7 personal coaching, easy food tracking, AR train instructions, training programs, and extended health data.

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Helping people get perfect form and function for every training exercise they do while making tracking effortless
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Designing a fully-featured chat for clients and coaches on both iPhone and iPad
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Making food-logging, counting calories, and measuring macro-nutrients intuitive
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Creating a scalable design system to keep all supported platforms in sync and speed up our process

On the side

I love to improve my craft, tinker and ship products on the side. Got any feedback? Don't be a stranger!

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Volunteering for a non-profit that’s trying to tackle child hunger in primary schools by connecting food-donors to schools with children whose parents can’t provide them with enough food. I’m currently designing and prototyping a scaleable iteration of their progressive web-app MVP.

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