David is the Lead Designer for automotive and connected experiences at Karma Automotive LLC. David combines UX/UI design thinking, HMI prototyping, technological foresight, and design trends to create unique experiences that resonate with consumers. David is a design thinker, maker, and facilitator who is equally capable of envisioning and designing future concepts, and developing production software with diverse teams. Before Karma Automotive, David was the Director of Interaction Design at Toyota’s Innovation Hub. He adopted the title ‘Gestalt Ingenieur’ as it implies the role of the designer is to create ‘gestalt,’ or an integrated holistic experience that is greater than the sum of its parts.