Satish Gokhale

Director- Industrial Design, Design Directions

Graduate of NID, Satish co-founded the Award winning design firm - Design Directions in 1988.

Recipient of several local and international awards and ‘I’ Mark recognitions. Recently one of his products – MiraCradle – a Neonate Cooler was awarded the President’s award for Successful Commercialisation of Indigenous Technology. Another product I-BreastExam a handheld breast scanner received over 10 awards in the past 12 months like the Asprin Award and the Lexus Design Award.

Design Directions has worked on several innovative recycled materials over the past 20 years.

Satish has been a jury member on several design award committees - local and overseas. A founder member of the Association of Designers of India. He has been invited to speak at several National & International Design conferences.

Satish acts as a jury member, part of several committees and has been invited to speak at various conferences globally related to design.