Design Thinking for Success
Nav Qirti is Principal and Managing Partner of Ideactio, a Singapore-based business & design consultancy that specializes in designing Innovation, Experiences and Brands with clients. With a consultancy approach that is both intuitive and strategic Nav has advised companies in a range of sectors like Retail, F & B, Hospitality, Attractions, Travel, Education, Government Ministries & Boards, among others. A firm believer in the power of empathy, that guides him to take client’s needs as starting point of any engagement, he has brought about a critical change of mindset in organisations across sectors, whilst delivering solutions in the areas of new service design, product development, organisational change management, and business growth & brand strategy. He is an appointed Design Thinking Consultant and Business Excellence Framework Assessor by SPRING Singapore. He plays an active role in shaping design & design community in Singapore in his role as Hon Treasurer and Exco member of Design Business Chamber of Singapore(DBCS), the apex design body promoting design in Singapore and beyond. Nav is also an Adjunct Lecturer in School of Design at Nanyang Polytechnic. Nav holds a B.Tech from NIT, Hamirpur and MBA from HP University in India. He has a certificate course on Business Model Innovation from Rotterdam School of Management, Eramus University, Holland. He has also undergone a rigorous CEO Leadership program with McKinsey & Co. Nav is also an Adjunct Lecturer in School of Design at Nanyang Polytechnic.