Anton Garland, Icona

Anton Garland is a designer whose background contains a broad range of transportation design experience, beginning with a marine design education in his home country of New Zealand. He then studied Transportation Design at UMEA, in Sweden, before joining ICONA Shanghai in 2011.

Anton thrives in the landscape of automotive consulting in China, in which ICONA is the acknowledged leader. In the working environment he moves seamlessly between 2D and 3D, digital and analogue, as well as across cultural and language barriers.

A curious and passionate designer, Anton excels at building and nurturing young talents from China and abroad. He enjoys sharing insights with his young design team at ICONA who, in turn, continue to inspire and motivate him to improve.