Lucia Bustamante

Lucia Bustamante

Design Manager in Montevideo, Uruguay, she/her


Driving innovation, cultivating talented design teams, and establishing and ensuring products that are easy to use, aesthetically pleasing, and aligned with business goals.

2004 — 2005
2001 — 2003

Work Experience

2020 — Now

Leading end-to-end design and managing a team of 5 product designers, up-leveling their skills, and unblocking their ability to do their best work to provide a seamless user experience for employees and customers in the product ecosystem. Jumping in and driving work where needed. Supporting Agile Product Discovery, product definition. Mentoring designers, developing careers, reviewing performance, and hiring.

2020 — 2023

Leading UX design for transcription and subtitling multiplatform suite.

2017 — 2020

Research, Design, and User Experience for Nobly native apps and Backoffice, responsible for the end-to-end product design process for multiple features. Design for marketing (website, landing pages, campaigns, print) Contribution to the product backlog definition, issue and bug reporting, Product discovery, User testing, Heuristic evaluations

2014 — 2017

Enterprise product design for document digitization platforms, digital certification, and public portals, for Uruguay and abroad, in industries such as government, telecommunications, fintech, and insurance, helping companies meet their business objectives.

2011 — 2014

Graphic and video design (After Effects) for promotional material on the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry, in Uruguay and Latin America. Prepress file preparation.

2008 — 2011
Graphic and Web Designer at Obrien's creatives
Montevideo, Uruguay

Graphic and web design for brands like Nokia, Estrella Galicia, Yogen Früz, and Mattel.



End-to-end digital solution for commercial real estate transactions, helping users by making the deal process efficient, transparent, and secure.


Desktop and mobile app to transcribe and subtitle audio and video faster than in real-time.


Mobile app to do good. Helping people get into the habit of building meaningful friendships in easy and fun ways.


Nobly Ordering allows you to set up a nice mobile menu, through which your customers can order, collect or take away.


See what’s going on when you’re not in the store. Powerful reports allow you to make more informed decisions.


2020 — Now

Mentoring designers on the topic of career development, leadership, and management, portfolio.

2018 — Now

Gathering stories of creative Latin women, to understand what it means to be a Latin woman in the Design industry from the perspective of each role.

2018 — Now

We seek to generate awareness by sharing stories and data that tell the current situation of women in technology.

2017 — 2022