Senior UI Designer
Murat came to ToyTalk from Pixar, where he spent six years working closely with animators, camera and staging artists, and character builders to design the successor to Pixar's original proprietary movie making system. Before joining Pixar, Murat earned his MA in Interaction Design at the Royal College of Art in London. Prior to that, he spent eight years as a software engineer at Macromedia in San Francisco, where in addition to his coding duties, he served as "guerilla UI designer" for Macromedia's audio and Flash products. He was also almost a popstar.