Don Lindsay


A veteran executive leader in a career that spanned over three decades with successful Fortune 100 tech companies, Don has consistently delivered industry-defining desktop & mobile platforms and products while building and leading world-class global product design organizations at scale. Engaged by the CEOs of Apple and BlackBerry to define and execute “bet the company” platform evolutions, Don’s experience and insight into organizational development, design culture, design systems, development processes, strategy and execution is the result of having shipped over fifteen major product platforms.Don is a recognized contributor and innovator in user experience with over 180 filed and/or granted US patents encompassing; user interface design, gesture & speech interaction and user interface implementation methods for both desktop & mobile OS platforms. Today, Don serves a variety of roles focused on supporting startups that seek to achieve truly world-class product experiences through successfully developed and integrated organizations, processes and portfolio roadmaps.