I'm Gia.

I'm a Visual Designer & Associate Creative Director with over 10 years of experience, spanning the disciplines of brand identity, packaging, digital, VUx/VUi and experience design.

FCB Ulka, Mumbai

Associate Creative Director

Creative Group Head

2019 - till present

2018 - 2019

I have equipped the team with digital-first thinking and set up Ui / Ux capabilities within the agency. I've Provided sustainable brand solutions that have won multiple awards. And focused on voice-based solutions and experiences for multiple brands.

I have been the only woman to have participated in the Amazon Alexa Hackathon - Voice Sumit 2019 and emerged a national champion while competing against Australia and Japan.

At present, I work very closely with the CCO (Swati Bhattacharya) and the Global Team on multiple pitches and global briefs too.

I've been featured on the list of India's hottest creatives of 2020 at #25.

I am currently managing and working on brands like ICICI Bank, Tata Motors, Tata Trusts, Tata AIA, Indian Oil, VIP Industries, Millenium Schools, Scoop Whoop, Times Of India, Apollo Hospitals, Mumbai Police, Nerolac Paints, Podar Schools, Utec, Go Air, Abbott, Reliance Jio, ICICI Prudential, etc.

Whyness Worldwide, Mumbai

Group Head, Design and UI/UX 

Senior Designer

2016 - 2018

2014 - 2016

Spent 5 and a half years at Whyness Worldwide. I've helped set up and coach the entire design team with brand identity design skills to Ui/Ux capabilities. I've imparted and implemented design, packaging, branding, Ui/Ux solutions to brands like Reliance Jio, Chef’s Basket, VIP Bags, Starbucks, Carlton Luggage, Moneycontrol.com, Oberoi Realty, Moet Chandon, Godrej Locks, Godrej Script, Zee Classic, etc.

And UI UX for Cartrade.com, Easymedico.com, The Indus Club, etc.

JWT, Contract Designsutra, Mumbai

Senior Designer

Junior Designer,

2012 - 2013 

2010 - 2012

Focused mainly on branding and packaging solutions for brands like Cadbury Celebrations, Eclairs and Rich Brownie, Vaango, Creambell, Daima, Fresh Dairy, Sahara Q Shop, Piramal, Parampara, TBZ, Crompton, Jaypee, Godrej Locks, Britannia, Complan, Prestige, Samsonite, Tata Photon, Ashok Leyland, Jockey, etc.

I was shortlisted for Young Lions in 2012

Intern, Creative Land Asia.

2010 

On brands like Frooti and BigAdda.

Metals

Effies Awards - 2 Gold, 2020

Andy Awards - 2020

Kyoorius - 4 Blue elephant, 2020

Kyoorius - 1 Bronze elephant, 2020

Cannes - Gold Lion, 2019

Clio - Gold Award, 2019

Spikes - Grand Prix, 2019

Sammie - Gold, 2019

Alexa Hackathon - National Champion 2019

Kyoorius - 2 Blue elephant, 2019

LIA - 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze, 2019

Young Lions, 2012

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, XD, Bohemian coding - Sketch, Beginner in After Effects, Keynote and Microsoft Office.

Contact

Email - giafernandes01@gmail.com

Mob - +91 9867995685

Experience

giafernandes01@gmail.com​  |  Mob: +91 9867995685

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