Robert Fabricant

Principal, Dalberg Design Impact Group

Robert is the co-founder of Dalberg’s Design Impact Group (DIG), where he brings human-centered design and innovation services to clients looking for creative approaches to breakthrough innovation and expanded collaborations in the field of social impact and international development. His client portfolio at Dalberg includes work for the Gates Foundation, Mastercard, GE Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, GSMA and the World Bank on topics ranging from innovation strategy to financial inclusion to public health.

Robert joined Dalberg from a long career at the forefront of Human Centered Design (HCD) as Vice President of Creative for frog design where he developed frog’s practices in design research and experience strategy. Robert also incubated and led frog’s “Design for Social Impact” practice working with key partners across the public and private sectors. Robert holds an MPS in Design and Technology from NYU and a BA from Yale University.

Authored Content

  • Sep 02 2015
    Blog Post Fishermen First: Protecting the People Behind What We Eat The Taste of Summer With only a week of summer left, many of us will load up our beach chairs and don our flip flops for a final excursion to the beaches. Our final taste of summer would be incomplete without a stop at a local seafood shack to savor the delicacies of the sea […] John Thomas, Robert Fabricant