Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

Fax : +90 (216) 564 99 99

E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr

Fuat
Arı

Instructor

Undergraduate

Industrial Design, Istanbul Technical University



Biography
Fuat ARI, industrial designer graduated from Istanbul Technical University, Fac. of Arch., Industrial Design Department in 2004. In the last year of his education, he was working part time at Infotron. After his graduation project, he worked in Ford Motor Company, Design Studio of Commercial Vehicle Plant, for a year. He was at Arcelik, in-house Industrial Design Department for 3 years and focused on designing refrigerator and HVAC product groups which are sold in many markets around world as well as Turkish and European. To experience creative and insipiring atmosphere of independent design studios, he was senior designer at Maybe Design, a multidisiplinary design studio in Istanbul, serving design consultancy internationally for almost 2 years. Designer was in China for 18 months and participated in home appliances projects for the companies of Samsung and Midea as design consultant. Currently, he is at DesignUM design consultancy as senior designer since last quarter of 2012. His main working areas are small domestic appliances, mobile electronics, medical products and transportation projects.