Vidya Keshavan

Senior Product Designer at Octave Bioscience

Vidya Keshavan has worked in various roles since 2011. Vidya began their career as a Wealth Management Intern at Merrill Lynch in 2011. The following year, they were a Business Development Intern at Nixon Peabody LLP. In 2013, they were a New Business Intern at Hill Holliday, followed by a Digital Sales Planner at The Wall Street Journal. Vidya then worked as a Senior Marketing Strategist and Digital Sales Planner at Slate Magazine from 2015 to 2018. During this time, they also worked as a Graduate Student Collaborator at the Smithsonian Institution and a Product Designer at Montefiore Health System. Since 2018, they have been a UX Design Strategy Lead and UX Designer at Wolters Kluwer, and most recently, a Senior Product Designer at Octave since 2021.

Vidya Keshavan has a diverse educational background. Vidya obtained a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Psychology from Boston University between 2009 and 2013. After that, they attended the Parsons School of Design - The New School, where they earned a Master's degree in Communication Design and Digital Product Design in 2018. Before that, they attended Detroit Country Day School.


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  • Senior Product Designer

    October, 2021 - present

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