Walter De Silva
Automobil- und Schuhdesigner

Gründer WdS GmbH



Walter de Silva is an Italian car designer, who created icons of the car industry. His carrier began ‎in 1972 at Fiat Design Center in Turin. His splendid talent led him to giants of the automobile ‎world, where he designed such cars as Alfa Romeo 156 and 147. Audi 1999 appointed him to ‎Chief Designer, so he became responsible for such car brands as Audi, Lamborghini and SEAT. ‎Eight years later he was promoted to the Head of Group Design of the Volkswagen Group. In ‎‎2010 he won the German Design Award for designing Audi A5.‎

Since 2016 his dream came true and now he designs women’s footwear.‎


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