Kristian Arens is an industrial designer who studied at Brunel University and has won numerous design awards including the Autodesk Young Designer of the Year Award. Following a sponsorship with the Audi Design Foundation, Kristian worked as a design engineer with the celebrated James Dyson. A passion with wind and watersports led to design careers with some of the world’s most renowned sailboat builders and Superyacht designers. Kristian has also designed a range of high performance carbon composite products for the windsurfing market. Kristian has a passionate interest in design innovation, new technologies and manufacturing processes and has had a long-standing ambition to design and manufacture range of iconic contemporary carbon furniture.