Kiyu Tran

​Art Director


+63 9162 806 868



San Antonio Village, Makati City, Philippines.

Date of Birth:

November 9th, 1989

A bit about me

I believe there is no Legendary without work-hard and keep your passion into the work that you love to do.

People will shine differently when they do the work they love and gives the values into it.

My story begins so simple as we all know the fundamental of the materials that made dreams became true.

"Striving for better - is one of my manifesto!"

With 8 years of experience in Design industry and 5 years of experience in managerial creative positions. I'm a hybrid-creative leader with high demand on work. Determine the design ‘language’ that translate marketing, branding strategies into innovative and impressive campaigns that stimulate targeted audiences. 
Supervised the development of 100+ products and design projects. Gain leading experiences in build up Branding, responsible and providing design solutions for visual display for more than 50+ brands over the world. Contributing on improve & design a Product Ecosystem that engages the heart and mind.

I'm game changer and risk taker. Break the limitation and go beyond the imagination.

Curious about me? Meet me in person ;")

Work Experience

June 2021 - Present

January 2021 - Present

August 2020 - Present

​January 2017 - Present

January 2017 - August 2020

2015 - January 2017

Jun 2012 - October 2013

April 2010 - January 2011

Art Director -

- Leading the art direction for Mavia Game Project. Cooperated with ArtCity design agency and development company.

Design Team Leader - CALO app

- Leading the Branding & UI UX design team for CALO - a start up business Application with blockchain technology.

Senior UI Designer - Avantice
- Maintain design systems and s
upervise juniors. Lead and oversee the company's entire user interface, visuals.


- Art director
- Founder takidu8studio, leading freelance designers & cooperated with Devs team to provide design service for Takidu8studio's clients. 

Web Design Team Leader at Avantice

- Team leader of D&D Team. Work as Director Visual Branding.

Senior Analyst Web Designer at Avantice
- Responsible for visual design for all banner on websites/brands.
- Monitor/manage, motivational/inspire to Designer group.

Product Designer at UMA

- Product Designer
Specialist in kid furniture, child’s products.


​Junior Art Director at D.C.A Creative Group

- Responsible for creating visual concepts in response to clients’ briefs and relaying them to the art director.


2007 - 2012





Studied at Architecture University HCM, Viet Nam.

Studied at School of Natural Sciences. Graduated Multi-media designer.

Graduated valedictorian of industrial design 2012.

Certificate on Phoenix UX training.

Certificate on Google UX Online training.

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