Javier Cuñado was born in Bilbao, Spain. He studied Industrial Engineering and graduated from Product Design at Ravensbourne College of Design in London. In 1998 he opened an Item Design studio, now one of the leading companies in the field of design in Spain. The team led by Javier Cuñado created office furniture, electronic devices and fitness equipment.
He received many prestigious award such as Eurobike 2011, Delta Awards 2013, Aixe GETXO!, Design Awards 2015, i- NOVO Awards 2015 and German Design Award 2016.