He is not just a product designer but also provides input for international trade fair stands. Arjan derives his energy and inspiration from the simplicity of the everyday. As well as completing a product design course at the Design Academy Eindhoven, he studied at the Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts and Design. In 2013 he was awarded the highly coveted IF design award for three door handle designs (handles no. 2, no. 4 and no. 5) for INTERSTEEL.