Yishay Cohen

Yishay Cohen

User Research, Interaction Design, Sprint Master

Ya'ad, Israel


  • User Research
  • Interaction Design
  • Sprint Master


Yishay is a User Experience (UX) Analyst who has worked on many products and projects, ranging from start ups through mid size companies, all the way to companies such as microsoft, intel and IBM. In his last role, Yishay is an advisory designer on implementation of IBM Design Thinking methodology. Before joining IBM, Yishay worked as a freelance helping product managers test and develop features for their products.

Yishay helps startups plan their products’ user experience design successfully. He’s been mentoring startups at Google Launchpad TLV from its early stages.

Alongside these activities, Yishay lectures and blogs about User Experience in different private and academic institutes.. He lives in the tranquil Galilee area in te north of Israel, with his wife, two sons and an orange dog. He practices Aikido and speaks fluently English, Hebrew and Dutch.