Designers

Interview: Prof. Peter Pfeiffer, Senior Vice President of Design, Mercedes-Benz

Interview: Prof. Peter Pfeiffer, Senior Vice President of Design, Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz has one of the strongest design heritages of any car brand; all of its established model lines have progressed as evolutions of their pred...

05 December 2007
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Interview: Gert Hildebrandt, Director of Design, Mini

Interview: Gert Hildebrandt, Director of Design, Mini

Gert Volker Hildebrandt has had an illustrious career within the german car industry for over twenty-five years, culminating in his current position as ...

30 November 2007
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Who's Where: Roberto Giolito appointed Head of Design for Fiat Automobiles

Who's Where: Roberto Giolito appointed Head of Design for Fiat Automobiles

Roberto Giolito, the designer behind the reinvention of Fiat's historic 500 nameplate, was recently promoted to the top spot at Fiat Automobiles, becomi...

29 November 2007
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Interview: Mark Adams, Vice President of Design, GM Europe

Interview: Mark Adams, Vice President of Design, GM Europe

On June 1st this year, Mark Adams became Vice-President of Design at GM Europe where he is charged with heading the newly-established GM Europe Design o...

14 November 2007
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Who's Where: Anne Asensio joins Dassault Systemes

Who's Where: Anne Asensio joins Dassault Systemes

Anne Asensio has been recruited by French firm Dassault Systemes to fill the newly-created position of Vice President Design Experience. This is not onl...

07 November 2007
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Interview: Dirk van Braekel, Design Director, Bentley Motors

Interview: Dirk van Braekel, Design Director, Bentley Motors

Last month, Dirk van Braekel received the 2007 laureate of Antwerp's Christoffel Plantin award, which honors Belgian citizens whose cultural, artistic o...

05 November 2007
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Interview: Alfonso Albaisa, Vice President, Nissan Design Europe

Interview: Alfonso Albaisa, Vice President, Nissan Design Europe

Alfonso Albaisa is a designer with an unusual background. This 42 year old Cuban-American, who first studied fine art at the University of Florida, tran...

12 October 2007
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Interview: Simon Saunders, Design Director and CEO, Ariel Motor Company

Interview: Simon Saunders, Design Director and CEO, Ariel Motor Company

The world of car design is quite small. While there are millions of graphic designers globally, there are only about 25,000 car designers in total. Of t...

28 September 2007
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Interview: Marek Reichman, Design Director, Aston Martin

Interview: Marek Reichman, Design Director, Aston Martin

Range Rover, Rolls-Royce, Lincoln and now Aston Martin: it seems Marek Reichman's career has always been associated with luxury cars.

15 August 2007
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Who's Where: GM's new Asian and European design studio appointments

Who's Where: GM's new Asian and European design studio appointments

New additions have been made to the design management teams at General Motors, both in Asia and in Europe.Effective today (August 1), Friedhelm Engler b...

01 August 2007
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