Julian Herbst

Julian Herbst

Product Designer in Berlin, Germany


Product Designer • Design Consultant
// Creating digital experiences & brand identities

Work Experience

2022 — Now
London, United Kingdom

Reworking Attio's design language, building up a Design System from scratch. Ongoing design work on new core features, plus mobile app experience

2021 — Now

After numerous projects and a great time with talented and ambitious folks I've decided to leave Fintory to challenge myself again. Working as a freelance Product Designer & Design Consultant to partner with startups and support them evolve.

Focus in the areas of digital Product Design, Branding and Product Strategy

2021 — 2024
2021 — 2022
London, United Kingdom
2021 — 2022
Berlin, Germany

Worked on the redesign of JOIN's website, designed out additional optimized marketing pages and contributed on product design side.

Key project was redesigning the job ad store completely from scratch

2020 — 2021
San Francisco, California

0 → 1 / Helped bringing the first vision of Modularity to reality: I've worked on the Branding, Pitchdeck and overall first product iterations of the MVP design that led Modularity to the initial investment.

Afterwards ongoing work on the product and design system.

2018 — 2021
Duisburg, Germany

Designed for established companies and many startup projects – Focus: UI / UX Design & Branding. Including: join.com, Flutterwave, Stocklabs, Immocloud, Bosch, cashyou ...

2017 — 2018
UI / UX Designer at mindQ
Osnabrück, Germany

Bachelor thesis project: Product Design, Branding, Prototype implementation of a platform for short-term local deals (Webapp for Companies + Mobile App for Consumers). Including User Testing and improvements based on that.

2016 — 2017
Cologne, Germany

Practical Semester. Projects: Universal Music Germany, Augustus Brandt


2014 — 2018
Osnabrück, Germany

"Media & Interaction Design" – Focus: Design, User Psychology, Development