Meet the data and design versatilist for progressive leaders who listens closely and tinkers carefully while co-creating value with your team - at the speed of light. I do this by
2018 – today
B2B, € 2.25B in revenue
German multinational manufacturer of pumps, valves, and related services.
Help building an end-to-end B2B e-commerce platform and a company-wide product design language.
2015 – 2018
B2B, startup, series B
ZAGENO is a multi-vendor, online marketplace of life science products that helps scientists to make smart, streamlined purchasing decisions.
Helping build a 10x better marketplace for life sciences, an outstanding brand and a company-wide product design language.
2018 – 2019
Predict population outbreaks of the 20 most harmful mosquito species based on live weather data.
2010 – 2017
Co-founder and CPO
Digitize urban planning and citizen participation processes
Funded by the Exist program in cooperation with the University of Heidelberg, Germany.
Digitally assisted planning processes in school planning projects and educational landscapes (german only presentation).
2007 – 2008
Medusa XML DB
Engineer a native XML database that breaks with tabular databases and runs faster and performs better than SQL.
To overcome this challenge, I drew inspiration from the design of siphonophore medusae, using the formation of distributed medusa stems for the architectural design.
Biomimicry: A new foundation for knowledge engineering and a striking new path in recombinant technology.
If you go for off-the-shelf practices, one-sided ways of thinking, and can't do without marketing blah blah, you're probably out of your element. Vito brought new perspectives to life sciences through a meaningful brand strategy and human-centered design.
David Pumberger, Founder and CSO, ZAGENO Incorporated
Working with Vito is both demanding and inspiring. Vito knows how companies need to change processes and culture to be successful and therefore sets the highest standards in design. And he's right! Hire him to shape the future of your company’s design culture.
Alexander Sascha Mai, Lead Business Innovation, DER Touristik
Explore selected projects, visual research and concepts from the last 10 years of my design practice.