Yves Béhar

Design entrepreneur Yves Béhar believes that product, digital and brand design are cornerstones of any business. Yves is known for spearheading design for good projects that bring solutions to education, health and environmental organizations such as Verbien in Mexico, The Ocean Clean-up and One Laptop Per Child.

In 1999 Béhar founded fuseproject, an award-winning San Francisco-based multidisciplinary design firm focused on industrial design, digital design, strategy, branding and innovation.

Béhar’s collaborators include brands like Herman Miller, Samsung, L’Oreal, Puma, SodaStream, Issey Miyake, and Prada, as well as co-founded start-ups such as August Home, Canopy Space and Forme Life. In addition to receiving international acclaim for his contributions to the design field, Béhar’s works are included in permanent museum collections worldwide including the MoMA, Centre Pompidou, V&A and SFMOMA. Béhar frequently speaks on topics including design, technology and sustainability.