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Harm-Willem Hogenbirk

Pilotfish GmbH, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Award Participations

  • COMPUTEX d&i awards 2011
  • iF product design award 2009


Harm Hogenbirk is partner and co-founder of Pilotfish, a progressive design and innovation consultancy based in Munich, Amsterdam, and Taipei. As an experienced and passionate senior designer with a strong predilection for electronic products, he has been vital in shaping Pilotfish into a sought-after development partner catering to international brands worldwide. Prior to starting Pilotfish in 2000, he worked for six years as senior designer at Well Design in the Netherlands and Taiwan. He holds a degree with honours from Gerrit Rietveld Academy of Arts, Amsterdam and is a requested speaker at design conferences and jury member of international design competitions. (2011)