Natasha Margot Blum is an inspirational speaker, design leader, and executive coach who is passionate about empowering individuals and businesses to navigate uncertainty and rapid change. With over 15 years of experience in business, design, and education, Natasha is a unique and powerful voice that elevates humanity through design and innovation. She specializes in foundational strategic research, design strategy, and human-centered design, working across digital and physical products, services, environments, and organizations. leading teams of highly specialized, senior practitioners at her firm, Blumline, coaching executives, leading high-impact strategic design programs, and training in-house teams of high-potential startups and Fortune 100 organizations.
Natasha has delivered catalytic work for clients including Baxter, Siemens Healthineers, Bowers & Wilkins, Samsung, Simple Finance, Capital One, Homeward Health, HP, Target, Thales, Singapore Airlines, the Lincoln Motor Company, Volkswagen, Audi, Livongo Health, Nesos, Notion, and Teladoc Health.
Natasha is passionate about cross-pollination, fostering a culture of learning and discovery, and activating creative courage in every Blumline partnership. She speaks, lectures, and teaches to individuals and organizations, and graduate and high school students on topics including applied research, design, innovation, career navigation, fostering meaningful relationships and developing one’s craft, as well as mindfulness for creativity. Natasha has served and led the prestigious jury for the Core77 Design Awards, and social impact projects at scale to bridge expertise and drive change beyond the organizational level.