McFadden Alex - Industrial and Graphic Designer

Product / Graphic Designer at Freelance



Work category

Media and Design



Profile Activity

I’m a Dublin born designer with a passion for what I do. My background in Product Design has enabled me to explore and develop my talents in numerous areas such as graphic design and illustration, as well as 3D modelling and rendering.

I hold a 1st Class Honours BSc in Product Design. This engineering format, coupled with my creative talents and my innate understanding of design and its processes makes me a valuable addition to any project.

With a hard work ethic, a critical eye for detail and a perfectionist attitude; I am out to impress.

McFadden Alex's Professional Experience

2012 - Present

Freelance - Product / Graphic Designer

I love industrial design, illustration and graphic work of all types and I am looking for freelance or permanent employment.

Key Skills
industrial design
2011 - 2012

Bank of Ireland - Financial Risk Controller: Invoice Discounting

• Responsibilities: Assess and forecast the financial trends of a client’s business in order to calculate the financial risk to the Invoice Discounting facility ; applying appropriate restrictions and approvals to each client.
• Strong critical analysis and time management skills required; along with interpersonal, multi-tasking, and prioritisation skills. Requires a natural eye for anomalies, primarily financial.

2009 - 2011

Bank of Ireland - Chargeback Customer Service Operator

• Responsibilities: Investigate all financial loss claims of Bank of Ireland credit card users; assess each case and pursue reimbursement on the client’s behalf.
• Maintain an excellent standard of service, expertise, and efficiency to maximise positive customer experience.
• Delegation, communication, and team working with fellow employees in a high pressure environment. Pro-active and independent working.
• Critical analysis of claims under strict legal and financial regulations. Problem solving and “getting it right” first time, every time.
• Created innovative work practices to improve cost and time efficiency.

Key Skills
claims Innovative
2007 - 2007

Audio Chi - Freelance Graphic Artist

I was hired to produce a Japanese/ Kawaii-esque graphic for a set of designer headphones, in order to generate interest and revenue for the emerging company.

Key Skills
designer HTTP Japanese SUN

McFadden Alex's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - Hons BSc Product Design, Industrial Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Manufacturing Engineering, Marketing

Dublin Institute of Technology

Distinction in Honours BSc course DT001

Bachelor/Degree - Multiple Honours,

St. David's Holy Faith, Greystones, Ireland

McFadden Alex's Additional Information


Design, Product Design, Industrial Design, Medical Design, Graphic Design, Graphics, Computer Modelling, 3D Modelling, Manufacturing, Art, Fine Art, Illustration, Engineering, Consumer Design, Cycling, Hiking, Swimming, Scuba Diving, Airsoft, Paintball, Snow Boarding, Climbing, Running,


Winner of the 'Bolton Trust' DIT-Steorn Student Enterprise Competition - 2007