Allan Buntoengsuk | UX and Product Designer


Allan Buntoengsuk, NYC based product designer

Currently open for select freelance projects


2017 - 2019


Teachable’s first dedicated product design hire. Some things I did:

Designlab / remote / design mentor

Mentored students in Design 101 and UX: Interaction Design IxD

2016 - 2017

AdmitSee / San Francisco, CA / Product & UX Lead

First UX design hire at a seed-stage education startup, eventually leading product. During that time, I worked on:

  • Telling your admissions story

  • Optimizing our signup, onboarding and checkout flows

  • Implementing our first user-centered design & research framework

  • Utilizing data visualization and machine learning to build features to match high schoolers with similar college students


Declara / Palo Alto, CA / Product Designer

Worked on Declara’s Web and Android products. I was involved in:

2009 - 2014

up & down cALIFORNIA

It was a weird time. Highlights include: hand modeling for a Pop Secret commercial, driving a forklift for a year, selling 5 Macbooks to Stevie Wonder during Christmas Eve and building 3D models of Volkswagens.

Eventually, I moved to San Francisco to build products for early-stage startups.

Companies I partnered with during this period include: Volkswagen, Anthem Healthcare, Yahoo, Deutsch LA and Y combinator startup VetPronto.

Now that we’re acquainted, feel free to say hello! 👋