Antoine graduated in Industrial Design in Paris after a bachelor in Mechanical Engineering and Materials. He joined adidas in Germany in 1993 and designed Rugby and Football shoes, in particular those worn by greats like Zidane and Beckham. He also created new concepts and technologies for different categories. Later on, Antoine set up an Innovation project team in Italy that he managed for 6 years.
In 2006 Antoine opened his own studio in Montebelluna, Italy. He worked with leading international brands on a wide range of footwear and other products.
Today Stilesens is operating from the French Alps, bringing Vision and Solutions for the future of performance and lifestyle footwear.