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stephane schwarz studio

Qashqai+2, launched in 2008
Stephane Schwarz Studio Limited founded in 2008
Nissan Design Europe Design Director, London, from 2004 to 2007, leading the design development of concept and production car programs
Royal College of Art, Visiting Professor, Vehicle Department, since 2006
NV 200 concept van designed for a marine photographer, Tokyo Motor Show 2007
Speaker and member of the jury, Berman International Design Competition, Mantova, Italy 2007
Qashqai record-selling compact crossover launched in 2007
Speaker, Fourth Annual World Automotive Design Competition, Toronto 2005
Member of the jury, Interior Motives Design Awards, Frankfurt 2005
Nissan Design Centre R&D in Atsugi, Japan, from 2003 to 2004
Kino concept car, Japanese DNA for a modular compact MPV, Tokyo Motor Show 2001
Primera sedan full model change, a new distinctive image for the brand, launched in 2001
Primera Concept, Paris Motor Show 2000
Nissan corporate promotion, six pan-European tv commercials and dealer brochures
Primera P11 station wagon version launched in 1997
Nissan Design Europe first european designer, Munich, from 1994 to 2003
Pininfarina Designer, Turin, learning the art of crafting a “carrozzeria”, from 1990 to 1994From cars to yachts, airplane interiors, racing paddocks to tramways, prestigious car manufacturers like Ferrari to bespoke designs for private clients
Ethos II concept car aerodynamic coupe version, Geneva Motor Show 1993
Ethos I concept car , environmental friendliness for a roadsters, 2 stroke engine, superlight aluminium frame and water-based paint, Turin Motor Show 1992
Art Center College of Design/Europe Bachelor of Science in Transportation Design, La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland, from 1986 to 1989 University of Geneva,Law studies, from 1984 to 1986
Born in Switzerland in 1966, raised in France until the age of 18