Werner Aisslinger was born in Nördlingen, Germany, in 1964 and studied industrial design. Between 1989-92 he worked freelance for Ron Arad, Jasper Morrison and in the Studio de Lucchi in Milan.
In 1993 he founded his own office, “Studio Aisslinger”, with an emphasis on product design, design concepts and architecture. He has designed office systems for Vitra and lighting for Foscarini. Aisslinger lives and works in Berlin.