Senior Business Designer, IDEO
Sebastien Park is a senior business designer with a background in design-driven strategy and venture building. He brings experience working with high-growth consumer companies tackling systemic challenges across categories like food, mobility, financial services, and media. The scope of his work centers around helping founders swiftly explore/identify opportunities, guiding teams towards evaluative prototypes that inform and inspire, and advising organizations on entering new markets with successful offerings. He was previously an associate at Collaborative Fund, a New York-based venture capital firm. He also supported creative entrepreneurs pushing the world forward and was an early investor in companies like Kickstarter, Lyft, and Reddit. In his spare time, Park mentors at NEW INC, serves as a trustee for the Awesome Foundation, and sits on the advisory board for the CFDA Launch Pad.