Suhair Khan

Technologist and Designer, ex-Google Arts & Culture


Suhair is a technology entrepreneur and creative leader. She is the founder of open-ended design, a platform and incubator for impact-driven work at the intersection of design, culture and future-facing technology.

In over a decade at Google and Google Arts & Culture, Suhair led global initiatives which merged cutting edge technology with arts, design and culture, and environmental sustainability.

She is chair of the board of trustees of dance choreographer, Studio Wayne McGregor, and is on the board of trustees / advisory committees to the Design Museum, British Library, Sadler’s Wells, London Design Biennale and the UK’s Museum of the Year Prize.

A graduate of Cornell and Harvard University, she is a visiting lecturer at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design.