Pablo Bariola

User Experience Design Director

Designer, systems specialist and leader, Pablo brings 19 years of professional experience in the technology space. His focus is cultivating design culture, building multidisciplinary teams and crafting interactive products. Today, he leads Visa’s User Experience Design team for Latin-America, pursuing innovation in the financial industry. Previous affiliations and clients include IDEO, Google, BBVA, La Victoria Lab, Interbank, Intercorp, EY, PwC, among others.

  • Led the design of highly successful interactive products, including the creation of industry-redefining experiences in healthcare, finance and payments. Extensive experience designing enterprise, small business and consumer products.
  • Over 15 years leading multidisciplinary teams in multi-level structures, which included designers, researchers and engineers. Highly skilled in team management, mentoring, teaching and coaching.
  • Successfully implemented agile and human-centered practices in several organizations. Founding of a human-centered design consultancy.

Education

Carnegie Mellon University 

Master of Human-Computer Interaction

Universidad de Lima 

Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering
Degree in Systems Strategic Management

Work Experience

Visa 

User Experience Design Director

Convercent 

Senior Product Designer

La Victoria Lab  

User Experience Manager

Interbank 

Manager of Digital Banking

Proconecta 

Founder and Managing Director

NewControl 

Manager

Transbank 

Manager of Information Security

Ersnt & Young 

Manager

PricewaterhouseCoopers 

Specialist

Arts

Classical piano

Art photography

Talks

Techsuyo at MIT

Lecturer for User Experience Studio Class 

Universidad de la Creatividad de Latonamérica

Universidad de Lima, 2nd International Seminar (Spanish)

Human-Computer Interaction in Perú 

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Developing and Testing User Interfaces 

ByT Digital Management Seminar