Canadian designer born in Beirut, Lebanon, as a boy Karim Antoine Habib went to elementary school in Iran, France and Greece before moving to Montreal, Canada in 1982; where he completed College Stanislas (Montreal, Canada, 1988) and studied later mechanical engineering at McGill University; with the Bachelor degree he went to study automotive design first at Mc Gill and later at non existing today Art Center College of Design Europe in La Tour de Peilz, Switzerland, 1994, completing his studies at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA – BS i Transportation Design 1997; directly after the studies he went to work for BMW first at Designworks in CA, and from 1998 in Munich. After just 2 years – from March 1, 2011, Habib returned to BMW to become the head of the BMW Exterior Design in Munich
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Karim Habib