Peter Griffith

Vice-President Product and Design, Kano Computers


About Speaker

Peter Griffith is Chief Product and Design Officer at Kano, a company named by Fast Company in 2019 as the world’s 2nd most innovative consumer electronics brand (after Apple!). He is responsible for product strategy, design, vision, concepting and execution across software development and hardware manufacturing.

Previously Head of Phones Design at Microsoft, he has driven the creation of a coherent and impactful portfolio of industry leading products across a wide range of device types.

Prior to that he worked at Nokia where since 2005 his teams pushed the boundaries of experience and technology, steering creative direction for some of Nokia’s best-selling devices.

As well as phones, Peter’s past work covers designing furniture, interiors, retail spaces and museums. He also finds time to enjoy photography and woodwork as well as to contribute to design education initiatives like the Design Museum's Design Ventura Programme and Sorrell Foundation Saturday Arts Club.

Peter is an alumnus of Nottingham Trent University and the Royal College of Art, a member of the London Tech Advocates, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.




15:20 - 16:10 14 September 2019