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US citizen

Authorised to work in the US

Sashi Malik | Black Diamond, WA |

US citizen

Authorised to work in the US

Sashi Malik | Black Diamond, WA |

Curriculum Vitae

Sashi Malik  |

US citizen

Authorised to work in the US


Lead Designer at sama BY sashi

Salone Del Mobile


Milan, Italy

Invited and exhibited at Salone Satellite with primary focus on Sustainable Design

June 2022

sama BY sashi

Principle/ Lead Designer

Delhi, India

Launched sama BY sashi, a luxury Lighting Design Studio and with it its very first Collection "Mushroom Collection"

·      Included Marketing, Gallery Tie-ups, Client relationship, Communication with Vendors, Researching, Designing, Prototyping, Technical Drawings, and, Production, Sales.

·      Impact: Understanding the needs and wants of the target audience, Reaching wider audience to create a real difference through the products, Increase in sales through marketing, creating brand awareness

·      Responsibilities: Continuous development of products to create a catalogue at par with the market, developing a business plan and strategy, managing finances, building and maintaining relationship with customers and suppliers, managing day to day operations, taking calculated risks and making difficult decisions.

September 2021 - Present

Paul Matter

Designer and Production Manager

Delhi, India

Assisting the Principle Designer in the Design process. Tasks included Research, sketching, Model Making and Prototyping. I worked with the production team to improve the assembly of bespoke lighting fixtures for clients. Tasks included Quality control, Timely shipment of the products and packaging.

November 2020 - February 2021

Titan Company

Graduation Project Internship

Bangalore, India

Designs for a new Helios Watch Store with a theme of Comfort Design. Including Conceptualization, market research, Moodboard, Sketches, renderings, Model making and design for presentation.

Learning: Learnt budgeting, created conceptual models how to translate them through tangible mediums, how light plays a role and how to tap I into the audience psyche.

January 2020 - June 2020

Sangaru Design Objects

Assistant Designer

Bangalore India

Collaborated with Sandeep Sangaru on customized Kashmir-inspired furniture, living space and balcony. Tasks included sketches, renderings for buyers, design for presentations, and tech drawings

May 2019 - June 2019


Design Connect Magazine

Salone Del Mobile

Lexus Design Award

Elle Decor

Edit Napoli, Italy

Stockholm Design Week

Ellen MacArthur Foundation

International Product Design Award

Boun Urbanscape


Nominated and Invited for Salone Satellite 

Finalist for Furniture Design category

Finalist for Edida Young Talent

Invited to Exhibit

Mentioned by Circular Design Challenge 

Second Place

Conducted by UNI

Shortlisted as one of the fifty shortlisted entries where participants from 68 countries had participated










Auto-cad, Sketchup, Fusion 360, V-Ray, Keyshot, Adobe Creative Suite


Design research, User-centred Design, Design conceptualization and innovation, Studying Lifestyle trends, Material Exploration

Ideation Sketching, 3d modelling, laser cutting, 3D printing, CNC milling, 3D modelling and product renderings

Broad knowledge of material properties and manufacturing processes,  Workshop skills - Hand tools and machinery, Rapid Prototyping, Prototyping usability, Functionality and aesthetics, Material Exploration


Product development, market research, creating a strong relationship with vendors and buyers, collaboration with researchers and engineers, space planning, knowledge of ergonomics and material selection.


National Institute of Design

Ahmedabad, India

Furniture and Interior Design

Bachelors of Design

Autumn 2016 - Spring 2020

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