Born in Pudasjärvi, Finland 19.11.1960

Architect, Industrial Designer 

Art Center College of Design, Pasadena 1990 - 1993

Oulu University, Department of Architecture 1980 - 1984

Oulu University, Department of history 1979 - 1980 

Founder, President and CEO of Lax Associates / Asko Lax Oy since 1987


Architecture, interior design projects and urban master planning in Russia, China, Sweden, Greece, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, India, Korea, Italy, Ukraine, Croatia, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Canada, France and Finland as master architect. 

Mass production furniture design, industrial design for consumer electronics and it-technology, component development for log house manufacturers, product development for window manufacturers, communication design, marketing materials 

Creation and implementation of corporate design strategy, design management and brand management 

New technologies pilot projects