Who is


   







Work Experience

Current: Senior Industrial Designer at Logitech in Lausanne, Switzerland
2012 - 2014: Senior Industrial Designer at ammunition Group, San Francisco
2010 - 2012: Industrial Designer at frog design
2011: Guest Critic at California College of the Arts University, San Francisco
2009 - 2010: Independent Designer working with the following clients:
• FUEGO, San Francisco
• ammunition Group, San Francisco
• Tiba AG, Switzerland
• DUFRY AG, Switzerland
• University of Geneva, Switzerland
2008 - 2009: Industrial Designer at ammunition Group, San Francisco CA
2006 - 2007: Managing Partner of break/through AG
Key responsibilities:
• Head of Design, responsible for setting up the design unit & optimizing the creative process
• Develop and implement work flow strategies for innovation processes
• Manage and lead projects comprising teams of 8-15 freelance consultants
break/through is specialised in the process of innovation management and product development.
Fall 2004 – Spring 2005: Internship as an Industrial Designer at designafairs in Munich, Germany
Summer 2002: Internship at the University of Los Angeles (UCLA) as a Graphic Designer



Awards

2015: Red Dot Award, Product Design 2015
2012: Red Dot Award, Product Design 2012
2011: VESTA Best Gas Grill 2011
2010: JAMES DYSON Award 2010 | National - and International finalist
2010: IDSA GOLD Award 2010
2010: VESTA Best Gas Grill 2010
2010: SPARK 2010
2009: GOOD DESIGN Award 2009
2008: iF Concept Award 2008
2007: Nomination for the VOLVO SPORTS DESIGN AWARD
2007: Nomination for the KENT Design & Innovation Award



Education

2002 - 2006: University of Applied Sciences: Industrial Design B.A. plus one year additional courses
2001 - 2002: School of Art and Design Basel (New Media and Visual Communication)
1998 - 2001: Senior High School in Muttenz, Diplom Mittelschule 3
1994 - 1998: Secondary school in Muttenz
1993 - 1994: Private school in Basel (Freies Gymnasium Basel)
1988 - 1993: Elementary School in Muttenz
1986 - 1987: Kindergarden in Palo Alto, California, USA