Gia Tran is currently the Type Director at FONTYOU, the world’s first collaborative typefoundry. He’s a self-taught calligrapher and type designer with over 15 years of hands-on experience in calligraphy, lettering and type design. He’s worked for a wide range of international companies including Dragon Rouge, 4uatre and A&Mcreative in Paris, as well as Saffron Brand Consultants in Madrid. He also teaches calligraphy and type design at various graphic design and visual communication schools such as Strate College Designer and Intuitlab. He lives in France with his wife and two children, and loves gardening and travelling.