Giorgio Topan was born in Padua in 1958, after art school he graduated in Architecture in 1982 at the IUAV University of Venice. After some individual experiences in the field of Architecture and Urban Planning, he is professionally trained in industrial design at the Design Center of Zanussi / Electrolux in Porcia (PN) from 1986 until 1989. Cofounder, in 1991, of the “Studio Associato Perin&Topan”, he actively collaborated with numerous companies in the office furniture sector, both domestic and foreign, obtaining various awards. At the Neocon Exhibition of Chicago, he was awarded the “Best of Show” for the Pamplona chair and the Forma executive program. In 2015 he continues his activities with the “Studio A.Topan&Partners”, dealing with product design in the office and home sector, lighting and graphic design.