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Work History

2.2014 - Joined BMW Group DesignworksUSA as Creative Director Proud member of the 2014 IF Award Jury. http://www.ifdesign.de/awards_jury_e since 2012 Principal Director of Industrial Design @ frog Munich 2.2007- Leading frog's german product design team as Associate Creative Director @ frog Munich. 2006 lead designer (freelance) for dominic schindler creations ltd. -the result of this collaboration can be seen here: http://www.gildemeister.com 2003-06 - creative director (freelance) on various projects with Scholz&Friends Identify and S&F Brandaffairs. 2004/05 -visiting lecturer at University of Arts (UdK), Berlin 10.03 -one of five selected designers for Core77/DuPont Hytrel® Design Charette 06.02 -cooperative agreement with scholz&friends identify on interior and exhibition design projects 03.02-06.02 -collaborate on a number of projects with formgeber-berlin 08.00-03.02 -art-director/product-design for Pixelpark Interactive Environments/Berlin/Germany 1999/2000 -work as a product-designer for Ross Lovegrove /London/England 09.98-03.99 -freelance-work as a product-designer for Axis Optic sro./Pilsen/Czech Rep. 07.95-08.99 -Industrial-design studies at Hochschule f. Gestaltung/Pforzheim/Germany 08.91-04.94 -apprenticeship as a product-design assistant / Carl-Severing school/Bielefeld/Germany 08.72 born in Marsberg/NRW/Germany


Hochschule fuer Gestaltung - HfG University of Applied Sciences Pforzheim/Germany