Leo De Carlo was born in Venice in 1972 and graduated in Industrial Design from the Milan Polytechnic in 1998. He worked for Philippe Starck in Paris from 1999 to 2003, handling furnishing, lighting, electronics and interiors projects. He returned to Italy in 2003 and went into business on his own. He currently lives and works in Venice.
MIST is a design consulting firm established in 2011, the aim being to help its customers innovate and grow in cultural, economic, environmental and social terms. By analysing the values that each customer possesses and wishes to enhance, MIST can develop a coordinated image and design the elements that identify the company, namely work areas, products, services and communication.