About Stefan Diez
Born in 1971 in Freising in Germany, Stefan Diez is a designer and studio owner who studied Industrial Design at the State Academy of Art and Design Stuttgart. Stefan Diez was introduced to furniture design in 1991 where he worked as a cabinet maker for three years.
Before founding his own design studio in January 2003, Diez worked for Richard Sapper and then Konstantin Grcic. Stefan Diez has worked with many prestigious brands such as Established and Sons, Gandiablasco, HAY, Moroso & Thonet.
EMU is an Italian symbol for outdoor furnishings. Emu presents itself with exclusive aluminum, wicker & metal to create a diverse multitude of designer outdoor furniture. To guarantee the quality and suitability for professional use even in the most severe climatic conditions, EMU carries out rigorous testing and uses the most intuitive processes for metal protection. Some of the most famous international designers such as Arik Levy, Christophe Pillet, Paola Navone, Patricia Urquiola, Jean Marie Massaud, Stefan Diez, Jean Nouvel and Samuel Wilkinson work with EMU through a continuous exchange of experience and ideas to best interpret and proactively anticipate the stylistic trends in such a varied sector as outdoor furniture.