Martin Beeh is a graduate in Industrial Design from the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences in Germany and the ENSCI-Les Ateliers, Paris, and completed a postgraduate course in business administration.
In 1995, he became design coordinator at Décathlon in Lille/France, in 1997 senior designer at Electrolux Industrial Design Center Nuremberg and Stockholm and furthermore became design manager at Electrolux Industrial Design Center Pordenone/Italy, in 2001. He is a laureate of several design awards as well as founder and director of the renowned student design competition “Electrolux Design Lab”. In the year 2006 he became general manager of the German office of the material library Material ConneXion in Cologne. Three years later, he founded the design office beeh_innovation. He focuses on Industrial Design, Design Management, Design Thinking and Material Innovation.
Martin Beeh lectured at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen and at the University of Applied Sciences Schwäbisch Gmünd. From 2012 until 2015, he was a professor for design management at the University of Applied Sciences Ostwestfalen-Lippe in Lemgo/Germany.