Thiago Maia

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Brazil

Partner, Fibra Design
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Thiago Maia is a partner at Fibra Design, an innovation studio that sees design as a tool capable of promoting the creation of a new generation of materials, processes, products and services which will help in the transition towards a more sustainable existence of our society, and at Multidão, a crowdfunding platform of creative projects.

Thiago is a designer, responsible for strategic design in Fibra. He graduated from ESDI (Escola Superior de Desenho Industral – Rio de Janeiro), the first design school in Latin America. His graduation project was an online library promoting sustainable materials, launched by Fibra in 2011 with Brazilian partners.

He enjoys surfing and beaches.

Awards: iF Material Awards GOLD 2005, iF Material Awards 2008, VOLVO SportsDesign Nominee 2008, IDEA Brazil Silver 2008