Ben Wintner

Managing Principal, MGD

With the firm since 2002, Ben Wintner is the General Manager of the product design, graphic design and research & strategy practices of Michael Graves Architecture & Design. Wintner is responsible for strategy, brand management, and financial planning. He plays a critical role in the management and strategic planning of the Michael Graves Design consumer brand, as well in the development and implementation of the firm’s healthcare design strategy, which was driven by Michael Graves’ personal health crisis and subsequent passion for patient centered healthcare design. Wintner develops and manages relationships with MGA&D’s partners and is integral to the strategic development of each program.



Columbia University, Master of Business Administration

University of Michigan, Bachelor of Arts, Organizational Studies

Institute for Social and International Studies, Barcelona, Spain

Businesses value creativity, collaboration and emotional intelligence. With rapid shifts in the world, design is critical to finding the solutions and paths forward.