studiokurbos embraces a unique design culture.
studiokurbos embraces a unique design culture. Our exceptional design quality is the result of many years of experience, broad professional network and most importantly, our passion.
Our global team enables us to push creative boundaries and help shape the future of smart products and vehicles. Our mission: To develop aesthetically first-class, intuitive, and digitally networked design. Ideation. Creation. Perfection - that is the essence of studiokurbos.
Since 2013 we have been living growth, change and movement. In the heart of metropolitan Stuttgart.
|Office space||600 m²|
studiokurbos is the result of the intersection of Automotive, Product and User Experience Design. As a global team, we connect creative freedom with detailed precision. We combine strategic conciseness and tangible aesthetics that result in innovative technology with user-friendly functionality.
Our sizeable workspace symbolizes a meeting point, where our three highly-integrated business units and a strong support team come together with our customers from all over the world.
As home to the world-renowned automotive industry, Stuttgart is undoubtedly at the forefront of the latest automotive design innovations. We continuously push for growth, change and movement while feeling the pulse of the market in the heart of this metropolitan city and beyond.
As a design partner, we work hand in hand with our clients throughout the entire process of the creation. We believe that reliability, professionalism and discretion form the cornerstones of a long-term business partnership.
Andreas Kurbos is the founder and CEO of studiokurbos.
Leonard R. Schupet is a founding member at studiokurbos and oversees the User Experience Design Department.
Alan Derosier is responsible for the Automotive and Product Design division.
Benjamin Wacker is the head of the Digital Form Finding team at studiokurbos.
Founder and CEO
Born in Stuttgart, raised in Southern France, he then attended Istituto Europeo di Design in Turin to study Transportation Design. After leading numerous design teams in the automotive industry, he felt compelled to provide design of the unparalleled quality and professionalism, and, in 2013, founded studiokurbos.
Head of User Experience Design
Combining his Filipino roots with his German upbringing, he has brought a unique perspective to his product and interface design for over 15 years. He was responsible for several international consumer electronics companies and managed several UX projects in the automotive sector. His main focus is virtual staging, which engages all five senses. His passion: discovering new digital techniques that arouse emotions and creating pleasant digital experiences.
Head of Automotive and Product Design
Born in France and passionate about cars since his childhood, it was in Torino, Italy, at Instituto Europeo di Design when Alan decided to pursue his dream of car design . He started his international career in Asia, where both work and travel experiences enabled him to learn about many different cultures which have influenced his styling and design approach. After six years and the creation of various production and concept cars, he spent a year in Los Angeles, California, then moved to France, before joining studiokurbos in 2019 with a strong vision of what design should be.
Head of Digital Form Finding
A born and bred Stuttgarter, his roots are right here in the region. As a CAD designer, he began his career in the Class A surfacing sector and within two years he was promoted to project manager. Since then, he has gained extensive experience in automotive and product design and led several international Class-A projects and currently represents the outstanding CAD data quality at studiokurbos.