Darjan Hil (* 1982) earned a master's degree in Business Informatics at the University of Vienna. He went on to collect work experience in the field of information and communication technology and continued to develop into a certified systemic coach. During this time, he was first a consultant at IBM, then Credit Suisse and then Oracle. In 2009 he chose to study further and completed a second master’s degree in Visual Communication at the Academy of Art and Design (HGK) in Basel. In 2011 he founded YAAY with Nicole Lachenmeier, an interdisciplinary studio which specialises in visualising complexity. In the following years, Darjan Hil was busy both with YAAY and as a Research Associate in numerous research projects at the FHNW.