Born in Barcelona in 1947, he studied at the School of Applied Arts and Artistic Trades of Barcelona (1964-1969). After many years working in the arts industry, at the start of the 1970s Gabriel Teixidó moved into the sphere of industrial design. He turns his ideas into commercial successes, which he usually attributes to his strong artistic background. His method of coming up with a design beyond formal exhibitionism has made him the worthy winner of several SIDI and Delta awards. One of his key fields of operation is fitting out offices. Furniture unencumbered with great technological complications that he designs for a large number of firms.