Over the last three decades, Master Designer and CEO Torsten Valeur has successfully shaped the look and feel of numerous brand-defining products.
Fascinated by technology but a true sculptor at heart, Torsten Valeur is on a constant quest for originality. Regardless if he works with start-ups or global companies, he always aspires to find solutions that are surprising yet intuitive while staying within the technical boundaries that each project inevitably brings.
Torsten Valeur earned his degree from the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture, Department of Industrial Design in 1993. He joined then-David Lewis Designers in 1995 with the award-winning Beocom 2 as his first design. In 2007, he made partner and officially succeeded his mentor David Lewis in 2011. Since 2014, Torsten Valeur has also held the position as Master Design Advisor for LG. In 2018, the studio adopted its new name, Valeur Designers.
Over the years, Torsten Valeur has been a prominent profile in the Danish and international design community. He is a popular speaker on various design issues just as he has contributed to several design publications.
2018 appointed member of Representatives at Danish Art Foundation
2014 Master Design Advisor for LGE, Seoul, Korea
2011 Owner of David Lewis Designer
2008 Partner of David Lewis Designers
2006 Studio Director of David Lewis Designers
2000 Beocom 2, the first design work is on sale
1995 Joined David Lewis Designers
1993 Graduated from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, Department of Industrial Design.
1966 Born in Hørsholm, Denmark
2016 IF Gold Design Award
2016 IF Design award
2015 IF Design Award
2015 CES Award
2014 IF Design Award
2013 CES Award
2012 Good Design Award
2010 Good Design Japan
2006 Janus de l’industrie
2003 Design for Asia Award