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Johan Ejdemo

Global Design Manager 

IKEA Global Design Manager Johan Ejdemo has over 30 years of experience in design and product development, starting his career as a cabinet maker in 1989 and an independent designer in 1997.

Since joining IKEA in 1999, Johan Ejdemo has had a series of creative roles across IKEA and taken part in several notable projects, from product and range development to creating collections, driving innovation projects and developing platforms to focus on the most important aspects of life at home. From January 2022, Johan Ejdemo has stepped into the new role as Global Design Manager to co-lead the Design team alongside Eva Lilja Löwenhielm.

As Global Design Manager at IKEA of Sweden he strives to drive movements by design, reinforce IKEA uniqueness and design identity, and strengthen circular design thinking to support the overall ambition of IKEA to become a circular business by 2030. 

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