Jean-Marie Massaud was born in 1966 and graduated from the ENSCI in 1990. In 2000 he founded Studio Massaud. His design is based on a well-developed design philosophy. From industrial design to architecture and technological innovation; he is a man of change. He prefers questioning the existing, in order to achieve progress and eventually propose answers to contemporary problems. Massaud’s designs are characterized by an understanding of the surrounding world and create designs through a holistic approach that captures the zeitgeist in an interesting way. Massaud has been named Designer of the Year several times and has worked with companies such as Cacharel, Lancôme and Renault. For Offecct Massaud has designed the very successful series Bond, the sofa system Easy Block, the sound absorbing panel Pix, the system of seating furniture Airberg as well as Islands – another way of meeting.