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Tim Brown

Chair, IDEO

BA in Industrial Design, University of Northumbria; Master's in Design, Royal College of Art. Formerly: Consulting Designer for Sony, Apple, NEC, Microsoft, Steelcase, Procter and Gamble, Pepsi. With IDEO: 1992-95, Manager, San Francisco office; 1995-2000, Manager, London office; since 2000, Chief Executive Officer. Visiting Professor, University of Northumbria. Council Member: External Advisory Council, Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation; Industrial Design Society of America; Art Directors' Club, UK. Expertise: industrial design, interaction design. Interests: classic cars, painting, music, architecture.

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