Henning Krause is manager of font engineering in the EMEA markets at Monotype, located in Germany. Initially educated as a communication designer he specialized on custom type design in corporate design projects in an co-operation with FontShop. He gained tremendous experience in more than 1500 custom type projects since then. Additionally for more than 10 years he took various executive roles in the professional association of the German Graphic Designers and the umbrella organisation of German Design. Since he joined Monotype in 2013 he is responsible for all the font engineering of custom fonts for the EMEA markets, as well as for all of Monotype’s libriaries, be it Monotype, Linotype , ITC, Bitstream or FontFont. His team of Font Engineers is focusing on the qualitative development of font production and doing significant research on possible improvements in font products.