Hello, I’m Vener

I design and develop digital business solutions for startups and conglomerates.

I have over 18 years of Creative Direction & Digital Product Design Experiencewith focus on eCommerce & Omni-channel strategy.

I’m currently residing in the United Arab Emirates and working as Senior Creative Design Manager at LandmarkGroup’s WebTeam

Head of Design

AEDBuilder.com | October 2020 – Present
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Lead a team of  designers and digital marketing executives to plan & implement digital campaigns across all digital properties of AEDBuilder Clients. I’m also leading all digital meetings to determine project needs & professional requirements, identifying the correct course of action by ensuring digital initiatives & efforts are driven towards company objective & direction.

Senior Creative Design Manager

Landmark Group’s Web Team | 2014 – 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Managed a team of designers and leading all creative projects from concept to production of the following brands: Splash, Max, Home Box, Lifestyle, Home Centre, Babyshop and Shoe Mart. Instrumental in both the designer/stakeholder relationship.

Key Achievements:

Conceptualized and design Landmark Group’s biggest campaign property known as “Shopathon”. It was originally created as an annual campaign for LandmarkShops,com.

UI/UX Designer

Landmark Group’s Web Team | 2012 – 2013
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Responsible for the user experience, user interface, interaction design and visual design across all platforms. Develop and maintain conceptual wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, information architecture diagrams, interaction specifications and prototypes. Develop style guides, visual design patterns and supporting graphics for new and existing products. 

Key Achievements:

Launched 3 brands (Splash, Babyshop and Emax) on 3 different platforms (Desktop, iOS and Android). 

Project Manager

Landmark Group’s Web Team | 2011 – 2012
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Responsible in successful delivery of Phase 1 and Phase 2 strategy of Landmark Group’s e-commerce project working along side with HUGE, Inc New York. Woking with multiple consultants on research and finding solutions on all aspect of running an enterprise level commerce business from tech infrastructure to branding, design and marketing.

Key Achievements:

Successful delivery of Phase 1 and Phase 2 strategy of Landmark Group’s e-commerce business. Proposed the implementation of both Basecamp and Asana as our Project Management tools for the entire group.

Web & Graphic Design Manager

Landmark Group’s Home Centre | 2008 – 2011
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Managed a team of designers, leading all creative processes from concept to production of all Home Centre’s digital requirements. Instrumental in both the designer/stakeholder relationship.

Key Achievements:

Conceptualized, design and develop the Home Centre Intranet and Price Tag Online Creator. These web services streamlined the process of communication and sharing of assets between stores across middle east and MENA region.


Informatics Ortigas | 2006 – 2007
Pasig City, Philippines

Teaches short term courses on the following topic:

  • Foundation of Graphic Design
  • Web Programming with JavaScript
  • Advanced Web Design with HTML & CSS

Key Achievements:

Assist in developing a stronger curriculum with focus on Graphic Design, Web Design and Scripting using HTML, CSS & JavaScript . 


Ateneo de Manila University
Leadership & Social Entrepreneurship

Skillz Middle East
Adobe Creative Suite
August 2016

ICCT Colleges
Microcomputer System Technology

Skill Set

  • Art & Creative Direction
  • Strategy & Branding
  • Graphic Design
  • Mockups & Wireframes
  • Information Architecture
  • User Interface Design
  • User Experience
  • Project Management
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Web Optimization & Performance


List of tools and services I’m actively using both in my professional and personal projects.

Graphic Design

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign

Motion Graphic

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe Animate 

Web Design

  • Figma
  • Adobe XD
  • Sketch
  • Zeplin
  • Javascript
  • InVision
  • Webflow
  • WordPress
  • Drupal
  • Joomla

Project Management

  • Basecamp
  • Asana
  • Trello
  • Wunderlist

Marketing Automation

  • Marketo
  • HubSpot
  • Active Campaign

Hey, thanks for dropping by.
Whatapp me at: 0508757700
or just say hello at: design[at]vener.me