morten winther

UX strategist & designer.

Cutting through the hype of emerging technologies to build better futures.

I'm a creatively curious and strategic UX designer. Born and raised in Denmark, I now live in the Bay Area, California, where I strive to ensure the future doesn't turn into a Sci-Fi dystopia.

I get excited about all-things user research, by flipping design problems upside-down, by geeking out about data flows and system architectures, and by stubbornly fighting for futures that will help improve people's quality of life and well-being.

Currently at VW Group Innovation, envisioning the future of conversational interfaces, concepts for in-car wellbeing, and ecosystems for sustainable mobility. Also, design mentor at


January 2019 — current

Senior staff UX designer

VW Group Innovation California

January 2018 — December 2018

Design lead

Jayway Palo Alto

April 2016 — August 2017

UX designer

Charlie Tango, Copenhagen


M.Sc. Digital Design & Communication

IT University of Copenhagen


B.Sc. Digital Media & Design

IT University of Copenhagen

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