Ciarán is an independent UX and Service Designer, working with Sonder Design Collective. He specialises in prototyping new digital services in the humanitarian and global health sectors. In 2019, he led the Relief Watch project in collaboration with the Humanitarian Policy Group and Humanity United, which focussed on reimagining accountability for people affected by crises in Iraq. Past clients include UNHCR, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Siemens Healthineers, and Rambus.
Ciarán is comfortable planning and facilitating strategic workshops, creating high-fidelity prototypes, and conducting qualitative research with vulnerable populations. In 2016, he co-founded Refugee Text, an award-winning chatbot for refugees that delivered free and personalised asylum regulation information to refugees travelling to Europe. You can see more of Ciarán's work on his portfolio here.