The Designer

The famed, successful architect and designer Matteo Thun of Milan was engaged to develop the new ZWILLING PRO series. Among his other clients are Porsche, Illy and Bulgari. Furthermore, he was a member of the “Memphis“ design movement in the 1980's, which also included Ettore Sottsass and Nathalie du Pasquier.

The design of the ZWILLING PRO knives follows Matteo Thun's motto "aesthetics through reduction".

The guiding idea

The successful ZWILLING knife series with the characteristic three rivets steps into the next generation.
The new ZWILLING PRO series was created in collaboration with Matteo Thun.
The clear goal and guiding idea:

  • A professional-grade knife of the highest quality for professional level cooking in the home.
  • Innovative implementation of traditional values
  • Optimisation of bolster and transition
  • Refining the blade shapes
  • Ergonomic handling