• Role: Co-founder
  • Company: Cheese
  • University/Institution: IIT Roorkee


Shayak is an Interaction Designer with credible experience in the UX/ UI industry.He studied Bachelors in architecture from IIT Roorkee and has a Masters in Design from IDC, IIT Mumbai.

Shayak started his entrepreneurial journey early and co-founded Cheese in 2008. A design and UI consultancy firm, Cheese was recognized by NASSCOM as one of the fastest growing companies in 2010. He was also nominated for Young Creative Entrepreneur Award 2010 in interaction design by British Council India. He then moved on to join the international firm, Frog design in India where he worked with some of the best interaction designers and clients across the globe. Currently Shayak heads the User Experience team at CommonFloor.

Shayak is passionate about films, strongly believes in design for positive impact and shaping society and individual communities through design intervention.