Designers

Interview: Patrick le Quement, Senior Vice President, Corporate Design, Renault

Interview: Patrick le Quement, Senior Vice President, Corporate Design, Renault

Patrick le Quement is one of the most pre-eminent car designers in the world. His professional background started at Simca, followed with 17 years at Fo...

22 July 2005
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Designer Interview: Adrian van Hooydonk, Director Design, BMW Cars

Designer Interview: Adrian van Hooydonk, Director Design, BMW Cars

BMW's design vocabulary has widened considerably over the last 5 years. Do you think it will continue to widen or should it now evolve and mature?

08 June 2005
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Whos Where: Marek Reichman appointed as Aston Martin Design Director

Whos Where: Marek Reichman appointed as Aston Martin Design Director

 Aston Martin has appointed Marek Reichman as Director of Design. Reichman, 39, joins Aston Martin from Ford North America where he held the position of...

01 June 2005
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Ford names Freeman Thomas as Strategic Design Director

Ford names Freeman Thomas as Strategic Design Director

With the Dodge Super Hemi 8 concept at the 2001 Detroit Auto Show. Click for larger images Presenting the Jeep Treo concept at the Tokyo Motor...

04 May 2005
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Who's Where: Frank Stephenson to move to Fiat

Who's Where: Frank Stephenson to move to Fiat

Frank Stephenson, Director of Ferrari-Maserati Concept Design and Development, is to move to Fiat to become Head of the Fiat, Lancia and Commercial Vehi...

22 February 2005
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Steve Mattin appointed Design Director at Volvo Cars

Steve Mattin appointed Design Director at Volvo Cars

Steve Mattin (right) with Mercedes designer Gorden Wagener at the presentation of the Mercedes Grand Sports Tourer Vision R concept at the 2004 Pa...

07 February 2005
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Henrik Fisker launches new luxury sports car company

Henrik Fisker launches new luxury sports car company

Henrik Fisker and Bernhard Koehler have announced the opening of a new luxury car company, Fisker Coachbuild, based in Southern California to appeal to ...

25 January 2005
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Ford Motor Company design chief J Mays to be based in London

Ford Motor Company design chief J Mays to be based in London

J Mays keynote presentation at the 2003 Autoweek Design Forum. Click for larger images J Mays, Ford Motor Company group vice president for des...

18 December 2004
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Whos Where: Ford of Europe reshapes their design department

Whos Where: Ford of Europe reshapes their design department

At the same time two new appointments were announced alongside an interesting restructuring of Ford of Europe's design department. Martin Smith, with th...

29 November 2004
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Who's Where: Verena Kloos named President of DesignworksUSA

Who's Where: Verena Kloos named President of DesignworksUSA

Click for larger images DesignworksUSA, the California-based international strategic design consultancy owned by BMW Group, has announced that ...

10 June 2004
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