Pernille Vea graduated from the Danish Design School in 1996 focussing in furniture and appliances. She is a member of the Nordic design group Kropsholder and of the Association of Danish Designers (MDD). Since 1997 she has been running her own design studio.
Between 1996 and 1998 she was a lecturer at the Danish Design School. Since January 2000, Pernille Vea is the manager of the design department at Menu A/S, for which she already designed several successful products.
She has received several international design awards and her talent for creating innovative designs has made her one of Scandinavia's most successful upcoming designers.