IBUMARI Design studio has been created by Yves Plattard, former senior designer of Yamaha Design Lab.
From Lyon, France, he graduated from a bachelor's degree in technology in 1998 and from industrial design in 2000. He started his career in design agencies in Paris and then in England.
During these years in Europe, he concentrated my energy in turning ideas into practical, desirable, successful products in electronics, transportation, musical instruments, medical equipment, eyewear, baby goods, power tools, sport & Leisure.
Among others for: Alcatel, Columbia, Lacoste, Black & Decker, Lindam, Cycleurope, Peugeot.
In 2007, he joined the Yamaha Design Laboratory in Hamamatsu.
It was in 2014 that he created the IBUMARI, a multicultural and multidisciplinary design team, with the aim to bring original and relevant solutions to Japanese and international companies.
“It is by relying on my experience that I can find the right approach to address a problem; my sensitivity allows me to do it with elegance and, finally, my intuition brings out innovation.”