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Matthias Willner

Dräger Safety AG & Co KGaA, Lübeck, Germany

Award Participations

  • iF DESIGN AWARD 2020
  • iF DESIGN AWARD 2017


Directly after completing his studies of industrial design at the Muthesius Kunsthochschule in Kiel, Matthias Willner started his professional career at Dräger in Lübeck in 2008, where - as the first in-house product designer - he proceeded to establish the product design team. Today he leads the product design strategy as well as directs the design in several portfolio families within the Dräger Safety Division. Over the last years he has gained advanced experiences in the field of design management and gives this knowledge on through lecturing at various design platforms and universities. (November 2019)