Leonardo Fantinati. BsC Product Design Student. Santo André, São Paulo, Brazil. Interested in the fields of Design and Technology. Home University: Mauá Institute of Technology / Instituto Mauá de Tecnologia. São Caetano do Sul, São Paulo, Brazil. Previous: Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design _ DJCAD. Study Abroad Programme 2013_2014 (3rd year). Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom. __________________________________________________________________________ C/C++ Programming Language and Arduino; Prototyping experience _ carpentry; Technical Drawing; Office and Mac OS-X package. Adobe Suit CS6 Package: - Photoshop, Illustrator - great; - InDesign - good; 3D Modeling: SolidWorks - great; Rhinoceros - good.

Work Samples

Work History

  • Marketing Trainee

    • Scott & Fyfe Ltd
    • Jun 2014 - Jul 2014 (1 month)

    Textile company based in Tayport, Scotland. United Kingdom.
    Work into the Composites Unit.

    - Involved in gaining market insight into the composites industry, categorising distributors and potential customers in Latin regions;
    - Gather insight into product ranges provided by distributors and possible innovations to get involved in. Create and deliver opportunities to Business Managers where appropriate;
    - Create feasibility studies into new products, supporting current product development and exposure.

  • Product Design Trainee

    • Mais Packing Design
    • Nov 2012 - Mar 2013 (4 months)

    Development of a plastic furniture line including chair, table and chaise-lounge to be produced by Tramontina (plastic manufacturer) and allocated at Odebrecht's headquarters in São Paulo (Brazilian organization of diversified businesses);

    - Analyse into the feasibility and development of the products takinto into considerations production standarts for the raw-materails, ergonomy and user adapation;
    - Marekting and Design research, product concept, 3D modeling and renderization, mock-up creation.


  • Centro Universitário do Instituto Mauá de Tecnologia

    • Bacharelado em Design do Produto Desenho Industrial
    • 2011 - 2015
  • The University of Dundee

    • BSc Product Design Desenho Industrial
    • 2013 - 2014

    Study Abroad Programme_Science Without Borders (2013_2014). Programa de Estudos_Ciência sem Fronteiras (2013_2014)



Scholarship Award: full scholarship for the academic years of 2012 and 2013, once I had achieved the highest grade point average in the first and second grades of the course.