Henning Skibbe is a trained type and communication designer, a typographic consultant and lecturer. After having studied in Potsdam and Melbourne he published his first typeface family Haptic for which he won the prestigious TDC2 award. In the last few years, Henning has worked as a designer at Factor Design and as a partner at Bureau Johannes Erler. At the latter, he was responsible to design typefaces for brands such as Süddeutsche Zeitung, the German e-commerce giant OTTO and the publishing house MedienUnion. Since 2019 he's been running Character Type foundry where he produces retail and commissioned typefaces. Henning is also a member of the Art Directors Club (ADC).