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Hello. I am a Digital Designer based in Cape Town.

I work with your team to create user-friendly digital products and applications.

UX Design

A great user experience should be the foundation on which your product or service is built.

Services include UX strategy, research, user flows, wireframing, early stage prototyping and user testing.

UI Design

A well designed UI framework provides the building blocks for delivering a consistent user interface.

Services include digital style guide and component library design, high fedility prototyping and web application design.

Design Solutions

Launched and now what? Marketing emails suck? Pages not converting? Not sure what to track?

I help projects move forward, whether it's creating that emailer or solving the bigger design challenges within your organisation.

Here's a sneek peek at some recently completed projects

screenshot of wireframes for a android app interface
screenshot of a microsite home page
screenshot of a web app dashboard
screenshot of a banner for a pan-Africa talent show
screenshot of wireframes for a web app interface
screenshot of a PPC bannner for a marketing campaign
screenshot of a web app dashboard
screenshot of a logo exploration in progress

Need a design partner to compliment your in-house skills? I am available on a sprint, contract or project basis.


Need to get your idea to minimum lovable product? I can assist from concept to launch. The earlier I get involved the better the results.

Software Developers

I understand the challenges facing software teams and can collaborate with your developers to deliver an improved design and user experience.

Fintech & e-Commerce

I have helped improve the user experience for Fintech startups and eCommerce upstarts, covering both consumer facing and internal applications.

Feel free to get in touch at hello(at)ruanbenade.co.za