Tobia Repossi studied Architecture at Politecnico di Milano and Product Design at Kunstakademiets Arkitektskole in Copenhagen.
He is a registered architect with twenty years of experience in industrial and product design.
He worked for major European and Asian market-leading companies as well as European and American brands and for startups from India, China and Silicon Valley.
He designed products for interior and outdoor, as well as furniture, electronic appliances and accessories.
His works have been selected for the Compasso d’Oro Prize, Design Index, Mediastars, Modern Decoration Award, A’Design Award and Red Dot Award and published in magazines and newspapers.
He’s been ranked number 22 in the world for Electronic Appliances by DAC, number 40 designer in China by World Designer Rankings and 106 in the world.
He’s been teaching Product Design at Politecnico di Milano Faculty of Design, IED (European Institute of Design), ARUCAD (Arkin University for Creative Arts and Design in Cyprus) and Director of the Arkin Innovation Hub of ARUCAD.
He is professor at Italian College of Design where he is also Head of Innovation.
He co-founded IDA (Italian Design Association) that reunites all the Italian professionals in China and promotes the culture of Italian design.
He gave public speeches at many Universities, Design Conferences and TED events.
He established successful design and communication companies like ZonaUno design Agency, Tobia Repossi & Partners in Shenzhen and Bologna, and Mobili in Cartone a cardboard furniture company that sells products all over Europe.
Nicolò CastagniniProduct Designer
Nicolò Castagnini studied Industrial Product Design at the University of Bologna. He’s passionate about understanding how things work and photography.
Robert Luyao 卢耀Key Account Manager
Robert Luyao 卢耀 is in charge of the management and communication with all the clients in Asia. He’s based in Shenzhen, the cradle of electronic startups in Asia.