Paul Priestman is the founding director and chairman of industrial design consultancy PriestmanGoode.
Before establishing PriestmanGoode in London in 1989, Priestman attended the Royal College of Art, where he studied industrial design. Today, the British designer is a leader in global transport and travel design with a client base including Air France, United Airlines, Lufthansa, Airbus, Embraer and Thai Airways. Recent projects include the hyperloop passenger pod and new tube trains for London, inspired by the capital’s landscape and architecture.
In 2017, Priestman received the London Design Festival Innovation Medal, an accolade that celebrates design, innovation and entrepreneurship.