Andreas Krob was born in 1969 in Niebüll, Schleswig-Holstein. He studied industrial design at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel. Following an exchange semester in Italy, he first worked on a freelance-basis and later held various roles with international companies in research and development. In 2002, Krob moved to Switzerland, founding in 2003 together with his wife Uta the office “b4K – Bureau4Dimensions Krob”. B4K works for leading companies throughout Europe in the area of high-quality contract furniture. These include Bene, Thonet, Samas Martin Stoll, Interstuhl, Classicon, BN Office Solutions, and Stilo, among others.