Who is this guy?

Manu Franco works as a UX/UI Designer with more than 6 years of experience in the field.

His experience has been built upon very early startups and consolidated ones. HelloFresh, Free2Move or Adhocracy are some of the products Manu has worked on.

With a strong background working as a creative designer for branding publicity. It was in 2012 when he got his first internship as a UI designer officially. From this point, he has dedicated his entire time to work on the UX and UI aspect of digital products.

Since then, Manu has acquired a large professional life either as an employee or as a freelancer. His portfolio is just a sneak peek of the results he can get through a well-based process including workshops, research, design-sprints, etc.



Lead Product Designer

@ codelitt
As a Lead Product Designer, Manu was in charge of executing design decisions in a company and client level.


Lead Product Designer

@ synergist
Manu led important design decisions in order to maintain coherence in the design structure of the product and built a robust base to let the product evolve without a design debt.


Head of Design

@ wundertax
As Head of Design, Manu Franco was responsible for implementing a Design Thinking process in this early stage startup. His work helped Wundertax to acquire a millionaire investment.


UX Designer

@ Nouri
A project developed as a freelancer. Nouri contacted Manu in order to launch their website and shop online for the first time. Today, Nouri is one of the most promising young startups from Berlin.



As Co-Founder apart from having an important role in all the design related decisions, Manu was working on the vision, mission, direction and roadmap of the product. 



UX Designer
As UX designer at HelloFresh, he was able to get involved in several projects delivered to millions of users. 



UX Freelance Designer
As a freelancer, Manu Franco was responsible for developing the new company brand and naming as well as the new UX and UI design of the native iOS and Android app. 

2015 - 2016


Head of Design
As Head of Design, Manu was in charge of developing the entire design strategy of this startup at a very early stage. This works achieved being invited to the first Google Launchpad Event in Berlin.


Liqd Democracy + Partou

UI/UX Designer
During this period, Manu was able to learn how materialising an abstract concept as Democracy in form of a digital user experience and an interface is.

2014 - 2015

Li-x + Trusted Software

UX Freelance Designer

2013 - 2014

Pictorama GmbH

UI Intern Designer

2012 - 2013


Creative Graphic Designer

2011 - 2012

Design School

Visual & Graphic Design Degree

2007 - 2011

Manu Franco ยท Product Designer