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Nina Maturu


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Innovation strategist, philosopher, and maker, who leads with the user.

Nina Maturu is an expert in design thinking who has worked in the US, Japan, India, and Tanzania. She has spent over 16 years helping Fortune 100 companies, international development organizations, and non-profits using design thinking to create for the future. She is currently Founder & Chief Strategy Officer at Constellation Design, a strategic design consultancy that helps organizations leverage the power of design thinking to future-proof their organizations and co-create sustainable solutions with end users that create positive societal impact.

Nina teaches the next generation of innovators at Parsons School of Design and New York University (NYU). She received her MBA and Master of Public Policy (MPP) at University of Michigan and a BA in History from NYU.