Born in Tokyo in 1965. He started his career at Sony Design Center, afterward moved to Italy and joined several design studios in Milan. After returned to Japan, in 1995 he set up IWASAKI DESIGN STUDIO in Tokyo.
Since its founding, he has been collaborated with various clients in and outside Japan, and involved in various design projects ranging from Tableware, Watch, Lighting, furniture to electronic devices such as Digital Cameras and Mobile phones. He has been awarded a number of international design awards, including Japan’s Good Design Award gold, iF Design Award Gold, Red Dot Best of the Best and German Design Award Silver.