Daniele Ceccomori, Clive Hartley, Nick Mannion and Jason Povlotsky founded Quarterre in 2010.

These four friends have worked with prestigious companies from Bentley and Mercedes Benz to LEGO and Nike. They create refined products with an expert eye for line and proportion, informed by their wealth of experience in automotive design.

Dr Daniele Ceccomori, Partner

Daniele studied Mechanical Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano and Transport Design at the Art Center College of Design in Vevey, Switzerland and Pasadena, California. He has worked with AKA Design on projects for Ford, Honda, Rolls Royce and Ducati before joining Nissan and Bentley, where he was Head of Product Design. Daniele’s passion for classic Italian design is reflected in his ability to elegantly marry technical challenges with new aesthetic expressions.

Clive Hartley, Partner

After studying Transport Design at Coventry University, Clive completed a Masters degree in Vehicle Design at the Royal College of Art in London. He has worked for Mercedes Benz, Nissan and Porsche Design where he was Design manager of their Transport Design Studio in Zell am See, Austria. His keen interest in current affairs and contemporary arts and culture ensure that Clive’s design thinking is always able to draw on a broad palette of references.

Nick Mannion, Partner

Following a degree in Transport Design from Coventry University, Nick has worked around the world as a consultant to a number of large OEMs, including LEGO, Nike and Sony. In addition to his extensive experience in product and entertainment design, Nick has also produced his own limited edition collector’s toys: the Supermodified Mod:1 and 2 robots; cult collectables that brilliantly showcase his unique ability to match character and form.

Jason Povlotsky, Partner

Jason has enjoyed an eclectic career working around Europe for consultancies such as Seymour Powell, PDD, Native Design and OEMs including LEGO, BMW, Renault and Nissan. He has also worked in the entertainment industry, creating CGI models, computer animations and original designs for a number of network TV series. A fluency in digital 3D design is just one facet of Jason’s skill at solving complex design challenges with efficiency style and innovation.