Suhair Khan is a creative leader and entrepreneur connecting culture and technology.


Suhair is the founder of open-ended design, a platform and incubator for impact-driven work at the intersection of future-facing technology, design, and culture.In over a decade at Google, based on multiple continents, Suhair led global initiatives which merged cutting edge technology with arts, design and culture, and environmental sustainability. She is on the advisory boards / trustee for the Design Museum, the British Library, London Design Biennale, the Dezeen Awards, and chair of the board of trustees of dance choreographer, Studio Wayne McGregor.A graduate of Cornell and Harvard University, she is a visiting lecturer at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design.

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In 2020, Suhair founded Open/Ended Design, a diverse community of creative practitioners and technologists working across disciplines.

The platform spotlights and connects innovators in culture, design, and technology from around the world, all of whom are driven by positive social or environmental impact.

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