Avi Barel

Hi I'm Avi, a product designer (UX/UI) with an entrepreneurial mindset.
I help StartUps & Tech Companies to build digital products & services.

GUI Consultant at Mamram & 8200
Worked at: Microsoft, Cisco, NDS, CastUP, and IDF's 8200 & Mamram.


StartUX 🔗

I've founded StartUX in order to help, mentor, and consult Startups. We also blog about Emerging Tech and share knowledge about Tech, Design, and Development.

Community 🔗

At StartUX, we are giving back to the design community and helping creatives getting into Emerging Tech (VR/AR/XR, AI) by sharing insights and news about Consumer Tech.

HoverSense 🔗

Get multi HOVER experience, and SENSE everything you touch on touchscreens! I invented and patented it.


Immersive Muse & Extended Reality: An Inspiration Hub for VR/AR & XR Creators (Designers and Developers).



I have over 10 years industry experience working at large companies, such as: MicrosoftCiscoNDS, Castup and Mamram.
I’ve also started my own Startup in the past, and as an Entrepreneur I know what it takes to transform an idea into a great product. I have founded StartUX in order to help, mentor, and consult other Startups, and to help creatives get into Emerging Tech (VR/AR/AI).
I create user-friendly and intuitive products for the Cloud, VR/AR, Mobile and Cross-Platform devices. I’m a team player who works closely with R&D teams, PMs, and the Senior Leadership. Always passionate about finding simple solutions for complex business and technical challenges. Keeping up-to-date with UI/UX, Front-End Development, Design Trends, and Technology.
You can also find me on: LinkedinMediumFacebook, Twitter, StartUX, and on My blog.

I was invited to talk on RadioButton Podcast at Google about the future of Design in Tech, Startups & VR/AR.

I was invited by Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat to talk about Young Entrepreneurship, Startup Nation, and Tech.


  • UX Research, Product Design (UI), and Interaction Design (FrontEnd).
  • Problem Solving, Startup Consulting, Strategy, BI, and Planning.
  • Visual Design, Animation & Video Editing, Branding & Identity.
  • Cross-Platform Apps Designer and VR/AR & XR Creator.



Sketch, Figma, InVision, Zeplin, Origami, Axure RP, Gimp, Krita, Adobe XD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Animate, Android Studio, Visual Studio, VScode. WordPress, Elementor,  MS Office. I use Windows, macOS, and Linux on a daily basis.