Michel Charlot is a Swiss industrial designer born in Lausanne. After graduating from the ECAL in 2009, he worked for Jasper Morrison ltd. In 2011. He set up his own practice, and started developing products for companies such as NAVA Design, L&Z, Belux and Vitra. He aims at creating cost driven intuitive products in a constant quest for efficiency in conception, production and design. Since january 2013 he teaches industrial design at ECAL in Switzerland and at the Tama Art University in Tokyo, Japan.