Aarti is a Design Researcher at Obvious, where she works closely with users to unravel insights to various stakeholders, and provide strong qualitative assessments. Through her work as a Design Researcher, she hopes to represent the behaviours and needs of users clearly, so as to help create design solutions that are approachable, and easy to use.
Aarti graduated as an architect from BMS College of Engineering, Bengaluru and went on to complete the Young India Fellowship (Post graduate diploma in Liberal Studies) from Ashoka University, where she discovered her inclination towards human - centered design. Before Obvious, she has worked as a UX Designer at Thence, Bengaluru, with a specialised interest towards UX Research in Ed-tech and Fin-tech domains. She has also worked with several startups and Non-profit organisations as an architect and design consultant.
Outside her work-life, Aarti enjoys the movement arts, doodling.