Francesco Bettoni was born in the province of Cremona in 1960.
After numerous architectural study programs he opened his own studio in 1992. The studio emphasizes design, image coordination and product development strategy while conducting research into many aspects of design.
He has consulted in the Industrial Design Department of Milan Polytechnic University in the research group "DESIGN ITALIA" and acted as assistant in the Industrial and Environmental Design course.
Presently he consults with Vittorio Bonacina & C., MDF Italia, Elitable Office Furniture, Gruppo Cima Arredobagno, Ideal Standard, and Imetec.
Past clients include Panasonic Air Conditioning, Toto design Japan, Arflex, Monrio, Molteni & Co., as well as several smaller publishing houses such as Sica, Luc'è, Steel and Status.