1981 (age 40–41)
|Education||Vienna University of Technology, SAE Institute|
|Occupation||Digital design, human–computer interaction|
|Known for||Interactive design, Co-Founder of Givester, digital author|
Christian Budschedl (born 1981), better known as Kriesi, is an Austrian web designer, digital author, technologist, founder of Kriesi.at, and co-founder of Givester. Kriesi, as one of the first digital template authors at Envato, has been responsible for popularizing the Web 2.0 design style and website layouts currently used by thousands of web designers. He was named as one of the five most influential living Human-Computer Interaction digital trendsetters in a 2012 Ben-Gurion University study of global web design techniques.