Fabian Blaser CTO/ co-owner
Goldsmith, designer and gemologist. born in Switzerland. After his apprenticeship as a goldsmith, he worked mainly in Switzerland and South America. In 1999 he opened his Boutique in the heart of the watchmaking city of Switzerland Biel-Bienne. Is the winner of several design awards in the field of the “Stiftung der angewandten Kunst und Gestaltung”. Since 2000 Blaser is active in apprenticeship training and teaches at the School of Design Bern.
He is an all-rounder who loves the combination of different techniques and the processing of different materials. A particular passion is the world of gemstones. With his work Blaser won various prices of the foundation of applied art and design.
Outside the studio you meet Fabian Blaser snow-boarding on the farthest corner of the globe (sometimes with Heiko) or he is engaged in the rebuilding of his mountain chalet in the Vaud Alps.
Heiko Stahl CCO/ co-owner
An Art Center College of Design alumnus in transportation design, after working in international car design-studios (Porsche, Audi, Saab), joins a young Swiss team of inventors, which is aiming to change the world with sustainable electro mobility, as a design manager. He has over 20 years of experience in leading transportation design and product design projects.
Establishes Stahl Designstudio in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, in 2003, with the idea of a small and flexible, highly specialized team, offering integral high-end design-solutions.
Heiko is a hands-on designer with a knack for complex 3D freeform modeling on CAD. He is a form-fanatic, an expert on ergonomics and inspired by technology. Since 2001 he is teaching at the University of Applied Sciences in Zurich and Basel.
Outside the studio he can be found skiing the Alps (with Fabian), shredding down the hills with his mountain bike or riding his self-custom made BMW R60/5.