Sezgin Aksu was born in 1970 in Turkey. He studied in the Akademie der Bildenden Künste Stuttgart (Germany), Les Ateliers, Paris (France) and with Silvia Suardi in Politecnico di Milano (Italy) and Seviglia (Spain).
The designer started his professional life in the Studio of Michele De Lucchi and worked there for nearly 10 years. In 2001, together with Silvia Suardi, they founded the AKSU/ SUARDI Studio in Milan and started working on interior design projects for private houses and public spaces, exhibition design, industrial/furniture and graphic design.
Their principle clients include: Antonangeli, Caimi Brevetti, Crédit Agricole Asset Management (CAAM), Eurizon Capital Sgr Spa, eDePadova, Koleksiyon, Gebrüder Thonet Vienna, Nemo-Cassina, Poltrona Frau, Olivetti, Rubinetterie Teorema, Slide, Serafino Zani.
They won the Red Dot Design Award in 2007, Design Turkey 2008, Good Design USA 2008 and Adi Design Index 2003 (Battista, Koala - Caimi brevetti), 2009 (Kaleidos – Caimi brevetti), Italy.