Tobias Lörracher

Angestellt, UX Designer, mySugr GmbH

**Mannheim **, Germany

About me

I'm a UX Designer with 10+ years' experience. Currently I’m working at mySugr / Roche to create better experiences for people with diabetes. Before that I worked at Microsoft. My educational background is in Human-Computer Interaction Design, and I also got a MA in Digital Management from the creative business school Hyper Island.


UX Design
UI Design
UX/UI Design
User Research
Design Sprints
Usability Testing
A/B Testing
Design Systems
Agile Methods
Mobile Apps
Artifical Intelligence
Machine Learning
Digital Health
Medical Devices
Business Software
Enterprise Software
Smart Home
Home Automation
Internet of Things
Design Thinking
Emerging Markets
User Experience
User Experience Design
User Interface
User Interface Design
Interaction Design
Visual Design


Professional experience for Tobias Lörracher

  • Current 5 years and 7 months, since Jun 2018

    UX Designer

    mySugr GmbH

    I'm currently working on a significant new feature for the popular mySugr app (> 3 million users) that allows to safely control an insulin pump. Before, I redesigned how medical devices can be connected with the app, which increased the success rate of the first attempt from 73% to 83%.

  • 4 years and 3 months, Mar 2014 - May 2018

    UX Designer

    Roche in Deutschland

    I worked on innovative digital health solutions, i.e. an app that uses artificial intelligence to predict blood sugar, and an app for emerging markets to measure blood sugar with the camera. I also initiated an innovation lab in Berlin where we ran design sprints and co-created solutions with patients.

  • 5 years and 11 months, Apr 2008 - Feb 2014

    UX Designer

    Microsoft Deutschland GmbH

    I worked at Bing Maps (now: Azure Maps), the enterprise social network Yammer, and as a UX Consultant for business apps developed with strategic partners like BASF, Boehringer Ingelheim, Daimler, European Patent Office, Metro, SAP, Volksbank, Würth and others. I was also part of the team that developed RWE SmartHome (now: Livisi SmartHome), a popular home automation solution in Germany.

Educational background for Tobias Lörracher

  • 1 year and 6 months, Sep 2015 - Feb 2017

    Digital Management (part-time)

    Hyper Island Stockholm / London

    Final thesis at Roche in Mannheim: Prototyping Methods

  • 3 years, Apr 2011 - Mar 2014

    Human-Computer Interaction Design (part-time)

    Universität Basel, Hochschule Rapperswil

    Final thesis at Yammer (Microsoft) in San Francisco: Designing & Measuring Behavior Change in an Enterprise Social Network

  • 3 months, Aug 2007 - Oct 2007

    Business Opportunities in ICT

    Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship

  • 3 months, Aug 2007 - Oct 2007

    Project Management

    Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm

  • 4 years, Sep 2004 - Aug 2008


    Hochschule Karlsruhe

    Final thesis at Bing Maps (Microsoft) in Munich: The Location Intelligent Enterprise – Decision-Making with Geospatial Data


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French


  • Spanish



Digital Health
Medical Devices
Mobile Apps
Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Smart Home
Home Automation
Internet of Things

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