Patrick Frey was born in Seoul, South Korea.
Together with his team, he worked for internationally renowned manufacturers such as Villeroy & Boch, Bree, Nils Holger Moormann, Burgbad and Flötotto. His designs have won international awards, including the IF Product Design Award, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award, Reddot Design Award.. In the first year Patrick Frey already won the highly endowed prize for junior designers, the Lucky Strike Junior Design Award. His objects have been shown in many international exhibitions. Since 2014 he is Professor for productdesign at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Hanover.