Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Who's Who. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Who's Who for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Ive, Sir Jonathan (Paul) locked

KBE 2012 (CBE 2006); RDI 2003

Born London 1967 m; twin s

Senior Vice President and Head of Design, since 1996, Head of Human Interface, since 2012, and Chief Design Officer, since 2015, Apple


Newcastle upon Tyne Poly. (BA 1st Cl. Hons Industrial Design 1989)


Partner, Tangerine, design consultancy, London, 1989–92; joined Apple, 1992. Designs include: ceramic-ware, electrical appliances; consumer electronics, computers (incl. iMac, PowerBook, iBook, iPod, iPhone, iPad). Chancellor, RCA, 2017–. Hon. Dr: Newcastle Poly.; Univ. of the Arts, London; RCA. Inaugural medal, RSA, 1999; Designer of Year, Design Mus., 2003; Benjamin Franklin Medal, RSA, 2004; President’s Award, D&AD, 2005, and Royal Acad. of Engrs, 2005


c/o Apple, 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA 95014


(408) 9740419