Sign up for
Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.Sign up for an award
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
Philips Lighting, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Pierre-Yves Panis is Chief Designer at Philips Lighting in Eindhoven/Netherlands. Prior to that, he headed the design teams of other large enterprises: as Vice President Design & User Experience at Orange in Paris, as Design Vice President and Art Director at Legrand in Limoges and as Head of Design at Moen in Cleveland/USA. Before starting his career in the business world, Pierre spent nine years in the south of Africa, where he set up the non-profit Design Co Operation (DCO) design-structure in Harare/Zimbabwe. He is an ICSID Board Member and on the DMI Board of Advisors. (October 2015)