Hi, I'm Barry

I'm a Freelance Strategic Product Designer with over 15 years of experience. I love to design and prototype clean, functional apps and enjoy taking an active role in the entire product design process. Before freelancing I was Product Design Lead at Dept. Scroll down to view some of my projects.


Role: Lead product designer

For Yolt, a Fintech startup by ING, I designed, prototyped and tested the next iterations of the Yolt app. I also helped the management with strategic sessions and creating a future proof roadmap.


Role: Lead product designer

For Tacx a Garmin company, the global market-leader for indoor race-bike trainers I designed, prototyped and tested the next iterations of their training app. I also coordinated the creation of a design-system for all platforms; phone, desktop, tv and tablet.

Eneco & Oxxio

Role: Lead product designer

For Eneco and Oxxio I designed the apps in which their customers can monitor their energy usage and compare it with others users. Currently both apps are being used by more than 100.000 people per month. And are rated with a steady 4 stars.


Role: Lead product designer

De Alliantie is one of the biggest housing associations in the Netherlands, catering to 60.000 people with average or lower incomes. The purpose of the project was to create an online service that would enable customers to manage their affairs digitally.


Role: Lead product designer

The vaarwater app is made for boat owners in Amsterdam with real time traffic information on the canals. Awarded with multiple awards including a Dutch Interactive Award, Spinaward and European Excellence Award


Role: Lead product designer

Hedge is an app made to backup large media files to multiple harddisks at the same time. After one year the app has already transferred 10 Petabytes of data. Check it out at https://hedge.video