Co-Founders at LYNINC
We are a team of creative experts who work in the spirit of innovation and craftsmanship. With locations in Los Angeles, Shanghai, and Germany, we have a global perspective and cultural sensibility on trends and society. LYNINC partners with clients to design their business forward. We drive business growth with premium brand, product, and experience design services.
ECHO KAO - FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Trend forecast and product development strategist. CMF specialist for automotive and aerospace interiors, interior designer. Former Senior Designer & CMF Creative Director of BMW Group Designworks Design & Research Center in Los Angeles and Shanghai Member of the Society of Industrial Designers of America, Guest lecturer at the Art Center College of Design, Pasadena USA. Design Expert of Guangdong, Hong Kong, Macau and the Greater Bay Area Expert Think Tank BA in Product Design, Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles, CA, USA. MBA Entrepreneurship Certificate from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France. Tama Art University, Pacific Rim Environmental Design Certificate, Tokyo & Pasadena
TIM HINDERHOFER - CO-FOUNDER & LEAD DESIGNER
Tim is the co-founder of LYNINC. As LYNINC’s Design Lead he envisions innovative creative strategies for new product lines. He has worked for several years in the automotive, aviation, and consumer products industry driving creative programs that have helped companies like BMW Lufthansa, Starlux Airlines and Siemens grow their businesses. Previous experiences: Tim graduated from the University of Applied Sciences FH Joanneum, Graz before working at BMW Group Designworks Munich and Shanghai.