Building a Design team in a rapidly expanding company is not an easy task. Here are a few tools, methodologies and ceremonies that my team and I have tried over the years.

Illustration by Jin Ju Hong

What’s this all about?

I’m Francesco de Chirico, but you can call me Fra (everyone does). I’m the VP of Design at Airtasker here in sunny Sydney. We’re an online marketplace where people who need stuff done can find someone to do it for them.

Illustration by Jin Ju

I’m Fra. I figured it was about time we introduced ourselves and let you all know what we’re trying to do with this little publication — nothing formal but we’re glad to see you here 🙂 .

Ambition @ Airtasker

Let’s start with a bit of background on Airtasker.

Francesco de Chirico

Design at @Airtasker, leading the product design & brand design teams.

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