Andrea Finke-Anlauff studied product and graphic design in Braunschweig (Germany), Barcelona and Helsinki, and graduated from the Braunschweig University of Arts with diploma. Already during her studies, she worked for various departments of Nokia in Great Britain, Japan and Finland, and signed a consultancy agreement with Nokia in 1992. In 1994, she founded the company mangodesign, which specialises in product design and interaction designs and which was able to secure itself numerous awards and patents ever since. She works on innovative projects, services and future visions for her long-term clients from the industries of automotive, consumer electronics and agricultural technology. In 2003, Andrea Finke-Anlauff co-founded, together with her partner, the design manufactory mangoobjects, which specialises in small-scale series and individual product presentations. She has taught in the fields of UI/UX at various art schools, among others as a deputy professor at University of Wuppertal, and holds lectures at design events. She has been a juror for renowned design awards at home and abroad several times.