Content - Fritz Makiol: Designer
Fritz Makiol, born in 1933, initially completed a carpentry apprenticeship before training as a qualified designer. He first worked in architecture before spending almost two decades as Girsberger's Head of Product Design and board member. He then launched his own design studio and taught at the the Academy of Art and Design in Basel and the University of Applied Sciences Wood in Biel. Fritz Makiol has won numerous international awards for his designs.