The Furniture Strategist is Ben Capper, an independent interior specialist and commercial furniture consultant originally from Manchester UK, living and working in Zürich, Switzerland.

Ben has over 20 years experience in the commercial interiors industry; 17 years as owner / director of an award winning UK consultancy. In addition Ben has regularly given guest lectures to interior design students and was invited to join the judging panel for Mixology North Awards.

In 2015 Ben sold his Manchester business and moved to Switzerland to embark on a new challenge. Ben now works with leading architects and designers across Europe to act as trusted consultant and furniture advisor for global brands in tech, finance, legal, hotel, sport, travel and public sectors.

The Furniture Strategist is aimed at design enthusiasts and interior professionals and began simply as an outlet for industry comment and ideas. Furniture Strategist is completely independent, receives no external funding and is not affiliated with any business.

All articles are based on opinion, with some reference links. If you come across any interesting trends, furniture designs or designers that you feel Furniture Strategist should look into, please get in touch via the contact page.

Thanks for reading – and sharing! Best wishes from Zürich!