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ZTE Corporation, Shanghai, China
Hagen Fendler is global chief design director at the Shanghai-based ZTE Corporation. Alongside his job, he conducts seminars, gives talks and teaches at different universities. After graduating in industrial design, he worked for different design studios. From 2002 to 2006, Hagen headed the Berlin-based Product Visionaires GmbH, the product concept department of Siemens AG. He then became director of the Lifestyle Design Center Europe of BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co OHG in Munich, before becoming CEO of, and a partner in, VanBerlo GmbH Strategy + Design. (March 2016)