Stewart S.W. Shum
Stewart Shum, (CPA, CMA, B.Des) is a Senior Research Associate at Rotman DesignWorks and helps proliferate design thinking education and practice in the MBA program. As a student and practitioner of Business Design, he applies his experience in business, technology and design to help operationalize applied learning initiatives and coach future practitioners in the design methodology. His innate curiosity and work experiences have led him around the world to work with small to multi-national Global 100 organizations in the design of memorable customer experiences across a broad range of industries. Stewart is a Chartered Professional Accountant with a degree in industrial design from OCAD University. Prior to DesignWorks, Stewart was Managing Partner at Vuka Innovation, and Director, DesignWorks Singapore. Both were innovation consultancies, which collaborated with organizations to bring learning and ideas to life.