CARSTEN heads the team at Astheimer Ltd. He has directed design teams at Pininfarina and Brunswick. With degrees in both engineering and design, he has had over 15 years experience in various strategic roles in design and product development. He has lectured on design for over 12 years, has played a key role in product launches, communicating to customers, dealers, management teams and company staff. He is not influenced by any one style. But he has strong design principals, and believes that design should play its part in acting responsibly towards sustainability. A family man, in his spare time Carsten enjoys sailing, surfing and snowboarding.