Douglas Panatta is a Footwear Technician graduated from the Footwear Technological Center of the National Service for Industrial Training (SENAI). He has a degree in Business Administration and a postgraduate degree in Strategic Design and Product- Service System from UNISINOS – POLI.DESIGN. Douglas is a designer with over 15 years of experience in the leather-footwear sector. During this time, he has come in contact with the most diverse situations involving products and markets.
Currently, he is a consultant in Assintecal’s Inspiramais Connection Project. In addition, he coordinates the design department at Madre Design, a company specializing in product development, trend research and strategic design for the leather-footwear sector. He also runs ROCK3T Escola Criativa (ROCK3T Creative School), a project that seeks to offer specializations that formal education establishments do not offer.