Research: Stefano Marzano

Born in Varese, Italy in 1950, Stefano Marzano graduated from the Milan Polytechnic Institute with a degree in architecture and joined Philips in 1973 and the age of 23. Since 1991 he has headed Philips Design where his holistic approach to design and the well-being of the individual have helped the company prosper. He introduced the concept of High Design, where people are the focus from start to finish and every step is analyzed by experts from multiple disciplines.

Authors: Kevin Fales, Jordan Manning, Mike Kruk,