Visly is building a next generation design tool initially aimed at front-end engineers. We believe that with the proliferation if component driven software design and popularity of universal design systems it is the perfect time to build a tool like Visly. We enable engineers and designers to collaborate in a single tool and create high quality components that can be directly imported into code using existing tooling developers are used to. Compared to many other design tools we know that the secret to getting this to work well is building a tool engineers will love and building trust with the engineering community. Otherwise these components will never make it into a production code base.
Design student from Sweden. Previously software engineer at Flipboard & Facebook with a focus on building front-end infrastructure and libraries. Creator and core contributor to tools such as Yoga, Litho, React Native, and Flipper. Currently engineering manager @ Figma.