Design Director
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Tessa Forshaw

Tessa joined New Sector as Design Director for Designing Your Success in 2018. She is also a lecturer at the Stanford University Graduate School of Engineering within the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (or d.school). Tessa enjoys working at the intersection of design, people, and technology to shape an equitable future of work. Prior to joining the New Sector team, Tessa worked at IDEO CoLab and as part of Accenture’s Strategy Insight and Innovation team. Both of these roles focused on the future of work landscape and the opportunity for technology to help make it more inclusive. While at Accenture, she led flagship research into the skills needed for the future and the role of technology in workforce development. Tessa holds and Masters in Learning, Design, and Technology from Stanford University and a Bachelors from The Australian National University.