Kuhn Rikon Names Hiltenbrand Head Of Global Design

Kuhn Rikon has named Valeria Hiltenbrand head of global design. She will be responsible for design innovations for the company’s assortment of kitchenware and cookware.

Hiltenbrand has worked at Kuhn Rikon for eight years as one of the company’s industrial designers. She created many of the brand’s new kitchen tools such as the Click-n-Curl spiralizer, Vision knife block, utensil caddy, 3-in-1 Snips, titanium knives and 5-in-1 jar opener, the company said.

Hiltenbrand is based in Switzerland and reports to Rolf Zeindler, head of operations, Kuhn Rikon.