Jorge Pensi was born in the Capital City of Argentina, Buenos Aires, where he studied Architecture. After graduation, in search for more opportunities and dreams, he went across the ocean to Barcelona, Spain, in 1975. He then became a Spanish citizen.
In 1977, he partnered up with Alberto Lievone and they had worked together until 1984. Then Pensi established his own design studio in Barcelona and started working on designs of furniture, lamps and buildings.
Jorge Pensi has been awarded with many honors and prizes across the globe during the past years, including the Spanish National Design Prize which he won in 1997. Jorge Pensi also works with Kusch+Co, a high-end German office furniture manufacturer. Together they have created a series of well received classic products, such as Hola! and Ona.
Ona Desk/Ona Executive/Ona Visit/Ona Work/¡Hola!/Ronda/Ona Fancy