I am Aditya Ranade.
A visual designer
based in Bengaluru.

I am an illustrator, graphic designer and filmmaker, driven by the
principles of good communication design.

Work Experience

Roles I have taken up over the time

2018 - Present

Head of Design & Video, YourStory

Currently leading Design and Video department at YourStory.

2017 - 2018

Head of Design, YourStory

Managed a 7-member team. Worked on product and marketing strategies

2015 - 2017

Senior Visual Designer, YourStory

I was incharge of creating illustrations and marketing collaterals for the platform and the clients.

Philosophy and Value

I think every designer wants the same thing - create experience that accommodates viewer's interactions and response, design to make it last and not to replace and all the visuals should have purpose. I try to Design not to satisfy my designer's ego keeping in mind that designers are not the only users.

More about me


For over 8 years, I have honed a deep passion for illustrations, graphics and videos, driven by the principles of good communication design.

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