Nicolás Ochoa

Studio Director

The dude who started Studio 1642 and ran the whole show is a super-talented design engineer. He's won many design awards and has been in the game for over 17+ years, combining creativity and technology to develop some seriously rad design solutions. This guy is all about teamwork, leading projects in a bunch of different Design areas, and making sure everyone's on the same page.

Before founding Studio 1642, Nicolas honed his design prowess in the vibrant city of New York, where he served as a senior designer at the esteemed Design Studio Curve ID. During his time there, he had the privilege of collaborating with globally renowned brands such as John Deere, Colgate, Panasonic, and many more. Immersed in the dynamic creative scene of NYC, Nicolas gained invaluable experience and insights, further fueling his passion for pushing boundaries and delivering exceptional design solutions. His time at Curve ID solidified his reputation as a visionary designer with a knack for transforming client visions into remarkable realities.

After his stint in New York, Nicolas returned to his roots in Bogota, Colombia, to take on the role of Design Director at the multinational company Corona. With his visionary leadership, he established an award-winning team that achieved remarkable success and garnered numerous accolades. The team's outstanding work received widespread recognition, further solidifying their position as industry leaders. Under Nicolas' guidance, the design team at Corona demonstrated their ability to create innovative and impactful solutions that pushed the boundaries of design. Their exceptional achievements were celebrated not only within the company but also by the industry at large.