Anne Bergner is a freelance designer and consultant from Munich. In 2009, she also took on the position of Professor in Integrated Product Design at the University of Applied Sciences Coburg.
After school she was trained to be a goldsmith at the State College for Glass and Jewellery, Kaufbeuren/Neugablonz. Anne studied Product Design at the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design and the Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design in London, and was winner of the BraunPrize in 1999.
She then became a Staff Designer at Siemens Design and Gaggenau Design in Munich after which she created her own freelance design and consultancy company.
Between 1998 and 2009 Anne worked as guest lecturer at: the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design, the University of Applied Sciences Munich, the University of Applied Sciences Coburg, the IIT Guwahati in India and the Bauhaus University Weimar. In 2009, Anne was made Professor of Integrated Product Design at the University of Applied Sciences Coburg, a position that she holds to this day.