Giancarlo Vegni was born in 1949. He studied at the Istituto d’Arte in Cascina and collaborated with Ferretti Cucine between 1968 and 1975. He then opened his own studio, Vegni Design, working on projects across all fields of design. Known for his clean style, he favours rounded shaping and modular designs. He designed the Kiri wardrobe for Lema in 2017.