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Let's innovate

Hi. I am Marianne, a UX research & strategy leader in New York

I am passionate about research that fuels innovation and transformation.

I can help turn insights into transformational outcomes and innovative experiences that work for businesses and users.

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About Me

My expertise is centered on leading complex and technical research projects and driving transformational outcomes, both for clients and in-house.

I enjoy utilizing research insights to deliver impactful results and working collaboratively and cross-functionally. By effectively communicating research findings and recommendations, I facilitate meaningful growth and improvement.

I have successfully guided diverse teams in executing research projects, motivating and empowering individuals to achieve their full potential.


McKinsey & Company

Moody's Analytics



Smart Design

Senior Manager, User Researcher | Transformation and PMO leader

Associate Director, User Researcher

Senior User Researcher

Principle Design Researcher

Design Researcher


Digital Redesign

A mixed-methods approach to achieve a step-change for a large financial enterprise subscription platform


Strategic Innovation

Leveraging research insights and design thinking to initiate and drive internal transformations and organizational design

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Web Consultation

Product Adoption

Designing, refining and implementing strategies to encourage active product engagement by increasing product value and benefit for users

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UX Advocacy & Coaching

Increasing UX engagement and expertise through workshops, training and mentoring & coaching colleagues, teams and leadership

I can help with...

Design Thinking
Lean UX
Design Sprints
UX Research
Org Design
Mixed Methods
Technical Research
Change Management
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