Roy Ballantine

Roy Ballantine

User Experience Designer & Prototyper

Dunrobin, Canada



What's the difference

A User Interface / Interaction designer and expert prototyper with >20 years proven success in a variety of business products for both untrained end users as well as trained modelers and administrators.

Areas of expertise include:

Prototyping (in Excel VBA and a variety of other technologies); Creative UX problem solver; Concept creation & envisioning; Web app and desktop tool design; Prototyping (static and functional) in VB, VBA, HTML, etc.; Interaction Design (GUI and Hardware); User Needs…


Work History & Feedback

Superb VBA/Excel programmer for immediate project & longer-term work

53 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $1,472
“It's been a long time since we worked with Roy and I don’t think he's active on oDesk but he's a fantastic contractor in every way”


Data analysis consultant

1 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $28
“Roy was able to complete my task as agreed. He was able to work to my time and communication constraints and was able to give me the information I required in an understandable manner. Pleasure to work with. Thanks again Roy.”


VBA Excel Small Macro Development

Fixed Price $44
“Absolutely highly recommend! A+ on all aspects, delivery, communicate and time.”


amortisation macro

Fixed Price $22
“Thanks for translating the VBA macro into English line by line”


Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


MS Excel 2007 Test


Mechanical IQ Test


Statistics Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers