Denise joined the team in 2014 as the Communications Strategist for the Open Data Lab Jakarta. Prior to the Lab, she worked in various creative and advertising agencies collecting work experiences, developing consumer-market knowledge and understanding, and honing her skills in design, creative direction, brand development and writing. With her additional background from the games and service industries, passion for creative and pragmatic solutions, and a strong affinity for exploring the potentials of digital space, she brings to the team fresh perspectives on how to tackle data and technology for rapid-changing societies.
Denise holds a BFA Information Design degree from Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines, and an M.Sc. in Digital Media (Media Informatics) from the inter-university program of the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven, University of Applied Sciences Bremen and University of Bremen in Germany.