Asaf Yaacobi is an industrial designer specialized in organic 3D modeling for jewelry and parametric design with grasshopper3d for the automotive industry. Multidisciplinary experience in different industries (product / furniture / jewelry) attracted the automotive industry, and for the past years Asaf is working as a multidisciplinary Design Research consultant developing parametric workflows and tools as well as Bio-mimicry design explorations (Biomimétisme), concepts, detailing for commercial production lines as well as special edition concept cars.
Senior Multidisciplinary industrial Designer
Automotive Research & Development
(+33) 6 69 45 77 57
2016-2019 Estech (Buc, France) / PSA Vélizy (design Peugeot, design DS)
PARAMETRIC DESIGNER – GRASSHOPPER DEVELOPER
• Parametric and algorithmic design:
Development of textures / facades, conceptual research, design thinking, integration of technologies and 3d printing. Preparation for production, and reporting and presenting to top chefs at PSA and design teams.
• Research and development:
researching with grasshopper to find new design aesthetics for different brands, CMF 2D and 3D, interior and exterior.
• PSA InHouse Consultant:
DS design + ProLAB, Peugeot ProLAB and Peugeot Exterior design studio.
2009 –2010 Universidad Autonoma de Querétaro (UAQ)
• Introduction to experimental design.
• Rhino3d course for designer.
2008 Esrawe Design Studio, Mexico City, Mexico
CONTEMPORARY DESIGN RESPONSIBLE
2015 ENSCI – Les Ateliers, Paris Mastère spécialisé Création et Technologie Contemporaine
2004-2007 Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, industrial design department, Ramat Gan, Israel
Bachelor in design (BDes)
2011-2014 KGH Jewellery Ltd, Israel
• Product Development:
Creation (CAD), material choices, design for cost reduction, supervision of production, QC (quality control), design adaptation in case of familiar in production lines.
• Artistic Direction:
• Advising clients with design propositions, tailor made concepts, representing the company in international expos.
• Design studio manager:
• Managing 3 designers from concepts to CAD creation, 3d printing, prototype modeling.
2011 “Doorset”, Israel - CONCEPT DESIGNER – DESIGN
• product designer in production line
• preparation for CNC/laser.
• Interior design of company shops.