Benedikt Lehnert is the Chief Design Officer at Wunderlist, and author of Typoguide—A Pocket Guide to Master Every Day’s Typographic Adventures. He believes in design as an essential success factor for any business. Making technology approachable and fundamentally more human leads to an emotional connection between user and product and in the end to a more successful business. Before joining Wunderlist, he was CPO in a biobanking startup where he directed product development and company strategy.
He co-founded several companies, created hardware and software products and worked as a design thinking consultant for companies worldwide. He is also an advisor to several startup entrepreneur and occasional angel investor.