Axel is an experienced multi-disciplinary design leader, reductive, and minimalist, specializing in product creation and product making leadership.
As head of Nokia Design, Axel leads design activities across all of the consumer-facing products within Nokia’s licensing businesses, as well as Fixed Networks B2B and B2C initiatives, including the highly acclaimed Nokia WiFi and Nokia FastMile product lines.
In addition to his responsibilities at Nokia, Axel is passionate about all areas of design. Most noticeably in his love for espresso coffee—ﬁnding joy in the process of reﬁnement and craftsmanship, in the pursuit of consistently extracting the perfect shot of espresso—as well as in creating the best possible products for people.
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