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About Me 

Hello! I'm Ryan, a UX Designer based in Sydney, Australia, working with clients locally and abroad. I have 10+ years experience in helping businesses harness customers insight for innovation. I've been freelancing for companies for 5+ years now including doing so as apart of a freelance design network Yuza (Japanese for User) - and am loving every moment of it. 

My uncompromising approach to excellence and commitment to deliver means my outcome orientated approach always delivers big value. 

Why User Experience?

I believe you can only do truly great work when you love what you do. As such, I've always been fascinated by what drives people to deepen mastery in their craft and how they go about sharing it with the world. These curiosities led me to find passion in connecting craft with customers.

UX Design is facilitating this. It's the removal of friction between what's being done and the outcomes people want. 

Past Lives

Business Acumen

Whether it be a project with years of strategic planning or days, multi-faceted experience made me highly capable in understanding complex commercial objectives, then working with cross-functional teams to fulfil clients desired outcomes.

State Wide Accountability

Working with businesses small and large NSW wide meant I had to be faced paced, on the ball of what was really needed, and flexible in doing so. I'm nimble in understanding and actioning change. I own accountability for all challenges that come my way.

Self-Employment

From being completely autonomous in past roles, self-employment was a natural progression. I work comfortably with all stakeholders no matter their role, and enjoy the excitement of working alongside new people & businesses every day.

Partners > Clients

I see my clients as partners for the long term. Many of my clients become friends, and many of my friends become clients. I love my work, and working with people who are just as passionate about their own craft.

So if you are looking to better your business, reach out. 
 

 

Resume

If you've gotten this far and would still like to know more about me, here's my resume. 

Ryan Thomas

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