The designer Michel Sempels was born in the Italian region Varese in 1962. Initially he visited the European school in Varese and soon studied at the Physics Faculty of the Milan University. Afterwards he worked at the European Community nuclear research centre in Ispra for a few years.
After his work there, he opened an own design studio. There he develops prototypes and unique objects in the area of furnishing objects. Meanwhile Sempels worked for diverse design and furnishing objects companies.