Ichiro Iwasaki is a product designer, born in Tokyo in 1965. Iwasaki worked for Sony Design Center, and later moved to Italy. After returning to Japan, he set up Iwasaki Design Studio in 1995. He has been awarded a number of national and international awards including: German Design Award, iF Design Award, RedDot Design Award and Japans G-mark Special Award. Iwasaki also serves as a part-time lecturer at Tokyo University of the Arts and Tama Art University.