Radhika Agarwal

Nationality: Singapore, USA, India
Area of Expertise:
Product Design, Healthcare, Emerging Markets

Radhika earned her B.S. in Systems Engineering and Robotics from Washington University in St.Louis during which she created medical and consumer devices at several start-ups including her own in 2014. After her studies, she joined frog design in San Francisco where she conceptualized futuristic transport systems and built prototypes for start-ups in the extreme sports space. Prior to CIID, Radhika was based in New Delhi as Lead Product Designer for Windmill Health where she designed and implemented solutions to healthcare challenges in resource constrained settings.

With professional experiences in engineering, design, strategy and music, Radhika seeks challenges at the intersection of commonly siloed disciplines. Growing up globally in cities such as Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore, Radhika emphasizes learning from others in multicultural environments. This diversity of culture and professional experience inspires her work.

At CIID, Radhika has enjoyed experimenting with new mediums such as photography and film to visualize and communicate narratives previously intangible. She has also enjoyed developing her interests in design research to identify opportunity areas for the creation of meaningful human experiences. She looks forward to integrating her past experiences and those learned at CIID to her future endeavours.