Niels Schrader is a concept-driven information designer with a fascination for numbers and data. He is the founder of the Amsterdam based design studio Mind Design, and member of both, the Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI) and the advisory panel for the Creative Industries Fund NL. He graduated with a degree in communication design from the University of Applied Sciences in Düsseldorf and completed his academic studies with the master’s programme in design at the Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam. In addition to his design practice, Niels Schrader has lectured at various academies and universities in and outside of Europe. Together with Roosje Klap, he is head of the graphic design department and Non-Linear Narrative master programme at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague.