Tristan is a product philosopher at Google studying Design Ethics: how the design of technology influences users’ behavior, attention and well-being.
At Google, he’s developing a framework to guide product designers on how to facilitate conscious choices, increase users’ well-being and minimize regret. He has led design sprints with various product teams, including a meeting between Google’s lead product designers and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, international spokesperson for Mindfulness. Previously at Google, Tristan worked on advanced personal assistance and productivity applications.
Before Google, Tristan was CEO and Co-Founder of Apture, which enabled millions of users to get instant, on-the-fly explanations for any topic without leaving their place, across a vast network of online publishers. Google acquired Apture in November 2011.
Notable Awards & Mentions:
- Rated #16 in Inc Magazine’s Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30
- Stanford Mayfield Fellow in Entrepreneurship