Born in Munich in 1962, Stefan Brodbeck studied product design and architecture in Kassel. His professional life began with Eichinger oder Knechtl architects in Vienna. He has worked for frogdesign in Germany, and later on for frogdesign in Palo Alto, USA, as an industrial designer.
Brodbeck, who specialized in various fields ranging from home and office furniture to industrial products, and from exhibition planning to design; founded his own design studio called Brodbeck Design in 1994.
Brodbeck Designs considers itself a design company that is focused in marketing with a strong strategic approach.