André Klauser trained in Design at the Fachhochschule Münster while Ed Carpenter trained in sculpture at Kingston University. They met in 2000 whilst studying on the MA Design Products course at the Royal College of Art . Having set up their individual practices immediately after graduating, and building a portfolio of work respectively they formed Klauser & Carpenter on the back of some successful collaborations. Working on a wide range of design led projects they have built an impressive list of clients in the UK and internationally. Furthermore they are partners in the design and production company Very Good & Proper.