Shiva Kumar

Shiva Kumar brings in 17 years of true market experience in brand and user experience design. Prior to founding Apparatus Media Lab in 2003, Shiva ( as he is popularly known ) served as Director-Creative at Netkraft Private Limited – an enterprise software solution provider, Bangalore, India.
Shiva has served as a Consultant Creative Lead for Sapient at their London and New Delhi offices. He was the creative project coordinator for three projects to deliver quality solutions. Additionally he was the Design Director for CIO – a magazine to meet the needs of Chief Information Officers and other information executives for their print edition in India.
Shiva served as a Design Director at Ray and Keshavan Design (Brand Union) – a brand communication and package design firm in Bangalore, India. He was responsible for the quality across the entire lifecycle of any design project starting from inception to print and delivery.
Shiva is a visiting lecturer, advisory and jury member at Srishti School of Art Design and Technology and also NID . Shiva is an academically trained Communication Design professional from National Institute of Design – a premier design school in India.