Sébastien Maleville

Jacob Jensen Design | KMUTT Bangkok / Studio Creative Director

Born in France and trained in industrial design in Paris, Sebastien Maleville is the Creative Director & Branch Manager of the renowned Danish studio, Jacob Jensen Design in Bangkok, Thailand. 

A multi-award-winning designer, consultant, and educator, Sebastien is an international design ambassador with deep experience in China and Southeast Asia. Since 2007, Sebastien has lived in Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen working within fast-growing technology companies such as Lenovo and TCL Multimedia. Joining the ranks of Jacob Jensen Design since 2014, Sebastien has led the efforts to establish Jacob Jensen Design’s creative team in China, resulting in the subsequent establishment of the company’s second sister studio in Bangkok, Thailand, where he currently resides. 

Together with his talented team of designers they serve and support the growth of design-centric brands in South-East Asia through iconic & long-lasting design solutions. Since 2016, Sebastien has served as branding and industrial design lecturer for undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs at the King Mongkut University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT), Jacob Jensen Design’s partner in Bangkok, Thailand. He is also a frequent speaker at domestic and international design events. 

Throughout his design journey, he has actively contributed to a variety of commercial successes that have garnered him and his team a variety of prestigious design accolades including Red Dot, IF, G Mark, and other awards. Sebastien’s work with Jacob Jensen Design has been broadly published and exhibited internationally. 

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