In 1994, after working alongside Tom Dixon in London, Michael Young started his studio and operated in England, Iceland, and Taiwan before settling in Hong Kong in 2006. Young designs a wide variety of objects such as headphones, glassware, watches, bicycles, furniture, lighting, and bags. He is interested in combining design with the technical abilities of the local industry and often works directly with manufacturers and industrialists. Throughout his career, he worked with clients such as Coca-Cola, Bacardi, Cappellini, and Trussardi. His work has been exhibited in the Pompidou Museum and the Louvre Museum in Paris, Design Museum in London, and solo exhibitions in Kyoto, Miami, Hong Kong, Milan, Paris, and Belgium.