Ale is a Mexican designer living and working in the Bay Area. She focuses on creating meaningful experiences that blur the lines between the physical and digital worlds. She's worked on everything from furniture, interior spaces and retail environments to consumer electronics and medical design.
Over the past 10+ years her work has been featured in Time Magazine, Forbes, Architectural Digest, the Museum of Modern Art in Mexico City, ZONA Maco and the High Museum in Atlanta as well as other digital and printed media.
Ale got her start designing high-end furniture and boutique spaces at Esrawe Studio in Mexico City before moving to the US. Since then she's worked at design consultancies such as frog design and MAST where she led several projects for Fortune 500 companies and early-stage startups before heading the design and development of medical facilities and high-tech devices for Forward, an innovative Healthcare startup founded by former Google executive, Adrian Aoun. She's currently a Senior Industrial Designer at Fjord in San Francisco, CA.
She holds a BA in Industrial Design and a Masters in Interdisciplinary Design from the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI.