MFDS is an international design office established in 1999 by Founder and Creative Director Monica Förster. MFDS is serving high profile companies and organizations around the world. Monica Förster has created some of the most renowned objects in contemporary Scandinavian design today. Her design has won numerous awards and has been exhibited all over the world in museums and institutions. Förster is focusing on long term design. She works around an idea transforming it to the concept and articulating the relevancy of design. Förster’s design seeks a solution to a need and answers to questions. It looks to the future based on origins and context. Born in 1966, Monica Förster grew up close to the Arctic Circle in the very north of Sweden. She trained at Beckmans School of Design and the University of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm.