A brief history :
Peter Overath, senior designer, founder and managing director. Was granted his first -of several-
patents aged 14 :
Graduated with honours in 1993 at the
& visual arts academy M.A.D., Belgium as a BA industrial designer / productdevelopper.
immediately starts his own company and is granted a scholarship by The
King Baudouin Foundation as the youngest scholar ever.
Other prizes and competitions include :
Melinda & Bill Gates Foundation
- Grand Challenges - Design a better contraceptive,
General Electrics - GE Jet
Engine Bracket using 3D metal-printing,
Darpa - rethink the Armoured
NASA music to wake up by -
Seriously, listen to my
Kortrijk - Honorable mention,
Koizumi - International Lighting
Worked for a variety of
industrial companies: multinationals, small enterprises,
nonprofit organizations and private
persons. See References
Employment : up to 6 craftspersons and designers,
depending on the workload.
Turnover (non-disclosed) Euro €/year
Pound £/year USD $/year
2000: moved to a location with a more substantial workshop area.
October 2014 : celebrated 20 years
: Industry consultant,
product manager, industrial designer, hands-on problem solver, modelmaker
& prototypebuilder, inventor,
eternal student, coffee aficionado.
Looking for new challenges in hi-tech environments :
automotive, aeronautics, space, ICT,
consumer electronics, IOT devices, robotics, artificial intelligence,
medical, pharmaceutical... Striving to settle a personal benchmark for
ethical and user-centered design.