Who's Where: Robin Page joins Volvo Cars as interior design directorTue, 12 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0700
Robin Page has joined Volvo Cars as design director interior. He will report directly to Thomas Ingenlath, Volvo's vice president of Design.
41-year-old Page, formerly head of interior design at Bentley since 2001, was responsible for the Continental and Mulsanne ranges' interiors and also designed the interior of Queen Elizabeth II's State Limousine.
He previously undertook an apprenticeship with Jaguar and has also worked for Rolls-Royce and Bugatti.
"This is a very exciting time to join the company, as Volvo is moving towards a truly unique design language and is reinforcing the strong identity it is known for," says Page. "In terms of interior design, my aim will be to build on Volvo's modern Scandinavian craftsmanship and take the brand to the next level when it comes to luxury."Ingenlath added, "Robin has a wealth of experience regarding high-quality, luxury interior design. Our aim is to raise the bar for Volvo design both in interior and exterior design, and Robin will play an instrumental role in achieving that."
By Rufus Thompson