Welcome! I’m Katharina Koberdamm, design consultant and university lecturer with over 15 years of experience in the industry. I’ve developed the Design Leadership Framework, a management tool that supports design leaders in building strong and successful design teams.
My mission is to help companies establish a design-led approach and empower design leaders like you. On this website you can learn more about the Design Leadership Framework, access materials and explore the services I provide to support your journey in design leadership.
Discover the Framework
The Design Leadership Framework offers a concise overview of the most important aspects to look into when leading and managing a design team.
It serves as a practical compass for design leaders in a digital era when design needs to be both a driver of innovation as well as efficient support for product development.
What I offer
The Design Leadership Framework can be applied in organizations and teams in various ways.
I support the following activities with facilitation and expertise.
I offer engaging and interactive trainings and online classes for different areas of Design Leadership as well as UX Design, Customer Experience and Business Design. I have year long experience with teaching and facilitiation.
In my individual coaching sessions, I help Design Leaders to develop a compelling strategy for themselves or for their team that focusses on the right initiatives. This will enable you to scale and improve your design team and professionalize the team’s work.
How is the team doing right now? Which areas of design leadership are already going well and which need more attention? How could processes, structures or culture be improved? I help you facilitate an inspiring workshop with your team.