alexander plajer - founder and CEO of plajer & franz studio. after studying architecture in munich alexander plajer worked six years at tsao & mckown in new york, and desgrippes & gobé where he gathered his first international experience in brand architecture. together with werner franz he set up plajer & franz studio in 1996, constantly building up an impressive and wide-ranging client portfolio and intensifying the expertise on an international arena..
werner franz - founder and CEO of plajer & franz studio, studied architecture in munich and moved to new york working several years in the studio of richard maier & partners. following the idea to set up his own studio, werner franz returned to berlin in 1996 to join forces with alexander plajer and establish plajer & franz studio. today, the development of brand architecture and corporate identity in retail as well as the design of premium hotels and resorts form the core of their expertise.