Founding Columnist

Chris Risdon

Chris is head of behavioral design at Capital One, where he designs methods for practically applying behavioral economics in products and services and deploys machine learning to scale nudges to help improve financial wellness. Before that, Chris was head of design for Capital One Labs, and a design director for Adaptive Path, the pioneering experience design consultancy. Chris holds an MFA in design from the Savannah College of Art & Design and is an adjunct professor at the California College of the Arts, teaching behavioral design, interaction design theory, and service design to the next generation of designers.