Bhuvana Sekar, she/her


Bhuvana works as as an expert contributing to the Nordic Baukultur project and other strategic initiatives.


She specialises in participatory design, human computer interaction, service design, and uses them as lenses to clarify her passions in the realms of public-sector, digital technologies, governance and social change transformations.


In parallel, Bhuvana is completing her master’s degree in Collaborative and Industrial Design at Aalto University, School of Arts. Her master’s thesis focuses on co-designing inclusive & trustworthy digital public services for migrants in Finnish municipalities, through the Trust-M research project at Aalto.


Before moving to Finland, Bhuvana worked as a digital product designer in various organisations and was also instrumental in growing a digital-design school and community in India. Outside of work, as an avid yoga and dance enthusiast, and you’ll find her playing badminton, sauna-ing, hiking or enjoying a nice cuppa ‘chai’ with a book in her hands.