Partner and design director of the KD1 design agency, and a professor of communications a the Münster School of Design (MSD) at the Münster University of Applied Sciences. Von Deyen studied visual communications in Düsseldorf. He was art director of the Handelsblatt Group at Gruner + Jahr. Among other panels, he has served on the juries of the “Best of Corporate Publishing” and LEAD awards. He was a guest juror for the BRAUN prize and initiated the FOX Visuals special prize at the FOX Awards.
He is a founder and director of Neudenken.Now, a studio for research, communications, and design at the MSD.