David Chan is an experienced designer and developer

I am currently a product designer at RBC for their commercial banking product (RBC Express).

My corporate experience includes lead designer at CIBC on the Digital Optimization and Mobile teams. Before that, I was a front-end designer for Sony Canada's E-commerce Team.

Over the past 8 years, I have worked with companies including Ancestry.ca, The Heart and Stroke Foundation, LCBO, Microsoft, LG Electronics, The Royal Society of Canada and Square One Shopping Center.


Product Designer at RBC

April 2017 - Present

  • Hired as a Product Designer on RBC’s commercial banking product (RBC Express) with the focus on improving user flows, security, and accessibility
  • Support Visual Design, Interaction / UX, Front-end Development and Design Strategy teams
  • Recently tasked to explore 'future-state of banking' concepts

Designer & Developer at Inpixelform

April 2009 - Present

  • Have sucessfully operated a freelance design and development business for almost 10 years
  • Clients include: Arctic Energy Alliance, Centre of Excellence for Public Sector Marketing, Food First Foundation, Gallery 101, LCBO, LG Electronics, Nunasi Corporation, Royal Society of Canada, and University of Ottawa
  • Incorporated in 2017

Designer & Developer at CIBC

March 2015 - March 2017

  • Quarterly Individual Recipient, Quarterly Team Recipient, Runner-up in the 2016 CIBC Hackathon, Runner-up in the 2015 CIBC Hackathon, 3x eAchiever Recipient
  • Lead designer for the Digital Optimization Team
  • Prototyped and developed accessibility requirements for the bank's 2016 redesign
  • First designer to contribute production-level code to the Development Team
  • Worked on high-profile product launches including Apple Pay, Digital Account Open, Join CIBC, and CIBC Smart Accounts
  • At the end of 2016, I moved to the Mobile Team and worked on the framework for CIBC's mobile app redesign

Designer & Developer at Workopolis

Jan 2015 - Feb 2015

  • Nothing of note

Designer & Developer at Sony

Feb 2013 - Oct 2014

  • Led the initiative to introduce lifestyle-oriented imagery
  • Designed and developed a responsive CSS and HTML framework that allowed the site to have a consistent visual style
  • Worked with Content Specialists and the Marketing Teams to reorganize product categories with the emphasis on making the decision-making process easier
  • Designed and implemented AB tests measuring the effectiveness of CTAs, promotions and page layouts

Designer & Developer at Brees

Mar 2010 - Jan 2013

  • Contributed to campaigns from inception to execution
  • Brought web development in-house

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