ELVIS OBANYA

OBANYA

Lead Product Designer with 9+ years of experience, currently shaping the future of digital collaboration at Miro. currently in Preply.

Focused on impact
on business and users customers

During 4 years at Preply, launched products and features which improved the CR, LTV and the language learning journey of more than 1M students.

Building a new business vertical for Preply

Case Study

Rethinking messaging experience on Preply

Case study

Active researcher and research advocate

Worked closely with research and data analytics teams to find important product insights, understand main user needs, and influence the product strategy by identifying new product opportunities.

Launched 172 A/B tests
ConducteD 56 user interviews
Launched 30 surveys
WATCHED 800 HOTJAR RECORDINGS
CONDUCTED 35 usability studies
Launched 190 A/B tests
Conducted 56 user interviews
Launched 30 surveys
WATCHED 800 HOTJAR RECORDINGS
CONDUCTED 35 usability studies

4 design lessons I learned in a hyper-growth startup

Article

Facilitating unmoderated UX research in Preply

Case Study

Design leader and mentor

Christopher Grant (LinkedIn)
Director of Product Design @Preply
Former Director @ King

Worked in close collaboration with our Design Director to evolve and grow our Product Design team, improve our design processes, and raise the quality bar.

Mentored and managed Product Designers, provided feedback, and tried to find ways to improve their work and help them grow, learn, and succeed.

Virginia Colombiani (LinkedIn)
Product Designer @ Preply

Yehor Burdaiev (LinkedIn)
Product Designer @ Preply

Helped recruit and interview new Product Designers and actively advised on our hiring process.

Learn more about me

Open to interesting challenges and opportunities

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