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Teit Weylandt
Architect and industrial designer - Chairman

Teit has worked in a broad field of design, from buildings and street furniture down to coins and stamps. After graduating from the school of architecture of the Danish Royal Academy of Fine Arts, he joined the office of architect Arne Jacobsen until Jacobsen’s death in 1971. During this period, he took part in the design of Cylinda-line tableware and was responsible for the design of Vola tap and the new Royal Danish Embassy in London. Afterward, he became a partner in Dissing+Weitling architects until 2003, when he established the office Weylandt Design.
His clientele includes clients such as Novo Nordisk, Louis Poulsen, Philips, Vola, Lindberg, The Danish Parliament, Danmarks Nationalbank, Post Danmark, DSB and Aarhus University.
Teit has received a vast number of awards, such as the 1st prize of Japanese Good Design Grand Prize Award, two German iF-Prizes, the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage, some Danish ID-Prizes and a shared IG-Prize. In 2016, Teit received the Thorvald Bindesbøll Medal, an award granted by the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts for excellence in the fields of applied art and industrial design.
 

Ioanna Drakaki
Head of Design
- Partner

Ioanna Drakaki is a multi-awarded graphic designer and the founder of creative studio Lazy Snail.
She holds a BA (Hons) in Graphic Design from Middlesex University, London and AKTO School, Athens. Over the last 18 years, Ioanna has been debriefing clients, developing design ideas, leading creatives, managing projects and working in close collaboration with subcontractors within printing and packaging production. Today, as head of design at Lazy Snail she is responsible for the creative ideas and the final image of the products and services designed by the company's two offices in Denmark and Greece for clients in Europe, North America, and Asia.

 

Jannik Weylandt
Managing Director - Partner


Jannik attended a three-year education program which included one year at Global Fotoskole, a private school of photography, in Copenhagen. Upon completion of his studies, he spent a year in Barcelona doing street photography, tutored by Photographer Thomas Vilhelm. He then returned to Copenhagen for an internship with Photographer Casper Sejersen. In 2002, he registered as Jannik Weylandt Photography and until 2008 he worked as a freelance photographer and as a lighting assistant in film and theater productions. In 2011, Jannik became co-owner of Lazy snail and the Managing Director of the company.

 
 

Eleni Pavlaki
Creative Director


Eleni is a BA and master’s degree graduate from Vakalo College in Athens. Previously and for more than five years, she had been employed by advertising agencies in Athens, where her work won awards in some of the most important graphic design contests, such as the Red Dot Design Awards and the Pentawards. At Lazy snail, she has been one of the critical members of the communication design and branding department since 2014.
 
 

Maro Tsagkaraki
Project Manager


Maro has studied Journalism & Mass Media at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. In the past, she worked as a cultural journalist for magazines and free-press editions.
At Lazy snail, Maro is responsible for project management, researching and communicating with suppliers.

 
 

Serafim Stroumpis
Senior Art  - Illustrator


Serafim is a graduate of the Department of Graphic Design at TEI of Athens. He has been exploring various fields of design since 2007, such as sculpting, artistic bookbinding, animation, and board games. He has also created his own typeface. In 2011 he joined Lazy snail as an intern, and he is now one of the key members of the communication design and branding department.
 
 

Kostas Kiriakakis
Senior Illustrator


Kostas Kiriakakis is as versatile as he is passionate, with illustrations that speak directly to the hearts and minds of his audience. You can find his work in ads, on packaging, storyboards, layouts, concepts, video games, children’s books, editorials, book covers, and comics. Kostis professional career started in 1998 as an illustrator in an animation studio, after which he worked as a freelancer for twelve years, before bringing his vast experience and talents to Lazy Snail. 
 

Rasmus Holmgård
Senior Advisor - Copywriter


Rasmus is a seasoned specialist in creative writing, journalism and public relations. He has 20 years of experience in communications strategy and editorial work with a wide range of corporate and media clients. Rasmus is a gastronomy expert with a particular focus on dairy, wine and hospitality. He’s a contributing editor of the magazine Cheese Culture and a business development consultant for numerous start-ups and organizations. At Lazy snail Rasmus is in charge of creating rhetorical identities and operationalizing them into effective brand names and product titles, headers, payoffs and copy for all platforms.

 

Margianna Sfakianaki 
Junior Art 

Margianna is introduced as a Designer Tiger who just recently re-joined Lazy snail team, after a short brake since her 6-month internship in the office ended. She had started studying Physics until she decided to take the Graphic Design path.
She has brought with her 1,5 years’ experience in prepress, her desire to know more about packaging and motion graphics and her in-depth knowledge of Haruki Murakami’s books. 

Joanna Poupaki
Junior Art 


Joanna identifies as a creative hybrid. An architecture graduate with a postgraduate degree in Digital Illustration applied to Brands, Media, and Video Games, who is also into design, video & animated shorts. She has experimented with graphic satire and video dance, while has taken part in collaborative projects with various creatives. A natural mover, loving a good brainstorm and enjoying teamwork, has come just to the right place.

 

Erando Sharavolli
Designer Trainee


Erando has joined Lazy snail for his internship. 
He is interested in typography, composition, and visual identity design.
As a genuine Gen Zer he is a fan of the digital tools such as Figma and Webflow, but he also loves the classics, besides he’s a keen chess player.