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Stephan Esser

SQLab, Taufkirchen, Germany

Award Participations

  • TAIPEI CYCLE d&i awards 2017


Stephan Esser grew up in Denmark and Germany. He has worked in the bicycle industry for more than 25 years, first as an engineer for Derby Cycle Werke, after which he started his own company specialized in product design, engineering, sourcing and manufacturing services for bicycles and accessories. Projects include mountain and road bikes, children's bikes, electric and folding bikes. In 2016, he joined the German company SQLab which specializes in ergonomic bicycle products. (December 2016)