Michael Tam

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Michael Tam

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Global Executive Design Director


Michael is a time traveler. Global Design Principal at IBM iX, Michael brings 15+ years of expertise in blending deep design craft with delivering business outcomes through experience-led enterprise transformation for clients across all time zones. 

A recognised design leader, Michael spends his free time as an education designer, creating programs that help others unleash their creativity to design a better future. Having spent half his life in New Zealand and done over a decade of storytelling for brands, Michael now lives every day like a prototype.