Ji-Hyun (Ohji) Oh

Regional Lead

Area: Asia (Central and Eastern)

Ohji is the Regional Lead for Central and East Asia. She is an expert in researching diverse cultures, and specialises in product and fashion design trends. With her interest in sustainability, Ohji focuses upon how changing manufacturing processes can contribute to a sustainable future.

Ohji is a member and secretary of the University of the Arts Korean Alumni committee. Her passion for fashion design in particular led her to form her own brand. She has since established her own business, to design, develop and sell children’s wear and furniture. Her involvement with the South Korean entrepreneurship and start-up network has earned Ohji creative -industry funding and grants for her business from the South Korean Government.

Having gained a BA qualification in Product Design at the University of the Arts London, Ohji has also received a ‘Great Achievement’ award from the Hongik Contents Creative Academy. Ohji has lived in the UK and is based currently in South Korea. She speaks Korean, English and some Japanese.

Find out more about the projects Ohji worked on: MaxiCosi, Quinny, Verbate.