FRANCO NOVATI started his architectural and design career working with the design and technical development department of some of the most important fornitures companies of Brianza,Milan. After moved to London in the 80es, he started to collaborate with relevant English architectural practices. Franco now runs his own studio in Italy. still linked with the London architectural field. He collaborates closely with BillingsJacksondesign,on strategy and design for Italian, german and English companies . Based in Milan at the heart of the Italian furniture manufacturing industry Franco has a rich experience in design and making which is invaluable to the development team. He has established a solid reputation for concept and detail design and offer advice to architects on key building details and importantly product design and development.