Alfredo Häberli (1964) was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 1977, he moved to Switzerland. In 1991, he graduated as industrial designer from Höhere Schule für Gestaltung in Zürich. Today, Häberli is an internationally established designer based in Zürich. Alfredo Häberli collaborates with many of the leading design companies in the world in furniture, lighting and accessories. He manages to unite tradition with innovation, joy and energy in his designs and his work is strongly influenced by his early childhood in Argentina as well as his curiousness and studies of everyday life. The Argentinian designer also takes on more architectural assignments such as designing showrooms, restaurants and shops. Alfredo Häblerli has received several awards and honours, and his designs have been exhibited all over Europe.