Founded in 1989 by Claus Jensen and Henrik Holbaek, Tools Design is one of the most awarded design firms in Denmark. A few of their awards include the Baden-WÃ¼rttemberg International Design Award âPopular Awardâ, Designs of the Year from the Design Museum London and the Red Dot - Best of the Best. In fact, this illustrious duo has won over 250 awards since their firm opened its doors. In the same vein as traditional Danish design, the design firm fabricates products that marry simplicity with functionalism. A brief glance through Tools Designs portfolio reveals their passion for creating a multifarious assortment of products that span from electronics to medical equipment to household products. The desire to put "something extra" into their products is at the root of their philosophy. Whether they are designing a chopping board or globe, they strive to create objects that are as elegant as they are functional.