Phrase you say most often during the day? ‘Why is everybody so serious?’
What did you want to be when you grew up? An architect – almost succeeded!
Favourite city? Bangkok - vibrant, continuously changing, always interesting.
What will we never hear in your home? ‘Don’t touch that!’ If your children grow up with special things, they will appreciate art and design.
Designer you most admire? Marcel Breuer.
His Brutalist buildings and rattan furniture both feel incredibly contemporary.
And artists? Francis Bacon and Alberto Giacometti opened my eyes when I was young, with their damaged compositions.
How do you switch off from work? At the motor racing track; I put on a helmet and focus.