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Osvaldo Borsani

The son of a cabinet maker, Osvaldo Borsani trained as an architect in Milan in the 1930s when the city was the centre of technological advancement.


A creative pioneer and entrepreneur, he went on to found Tecno with his twin brother, Fulgenzio, together they sought original ideas and to fulfil design needs through the creation of design products. 


Tecno allowed them to manufacturer Italian design on an industrial scale, their use of innovative technology provided their furniture with a distinctive elegance. 


Osvaldo Borsani