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Stephan Niehaus

Hilti Corporation, Schaan, Liechtenstein

Award Participations

  • iF product design award 2011


Stephan Niehaus (*1968) studied product design at the College of Design in Schwäbisch Gmünd. From 1996 to 2003, Niehaus designed products for companies including Hilti, Zeiss, Bosch-Rexroth, Kärcher, Metabo, Rössle, WMF and Kiddy. After resigning as Head of Product Design at Kiska in Salzburg, Niehaus joined Hilti AG in 2003. Here he is responsible for the design identity of the brand as well as the design of products and packaging as Head of Design, Brand Management. He also gives presentations on the topic of design for various organizations. (December 2011)