Andreas Frohloff was Berlin-born in 1956. He is Head of the Type Department at FontShop International. There he is responsible for the production of the FontFonts. He is also a calligrapher and type designer, and has been hosting calligraphy workshops for many years. Frohloff has been a lecturer at several academies. He was trained as a sign painter and graphic designer, and completed combined special studies in typography and educational sciences.