Innermost Design Director and co-founder Steve Jones studied Industrial Design at Newcastle Polytechnic (now University of Northumbria) from 1988-1992 before starting a career in consultancy in London. He worked in the furniture industry before moving into lighting and forming Innermost with Russell Cameron in 1999.
In 2004 Steve moved to Hong Kong to open Innermost's second office focusing on the design and manufacture of the Innermost brand. The studio now has a team of 6 designers and technicians. He splits his time between London and Hong Kong.