Jony Ive is no longer part of the walls of Cupertino. After an announcement last June, his departure is today act. The chief designer of Apple has decided to set up his own company LoveForm Jony, a design studio that will work with Apple.
Following his departure, Apple updated his page dedicated to Apple officials, who no longer presents the biography of Sir Jony.
The links between Jony and Apple are not completely broken as Apple said in June the following: Apple announced today that Jony Ive, Apple's design director, will leave the company as an employee later this year to form an independent design company that will count Apple as one of its major customers. Ive in his new company will continue to work in close collaboration and on a series of projects with Apple.
Jony and his collaborator Marc Newson also renowned designer will not be very far to possibly meet the offers of Apple.
From now on, Jeff Williams, Director of Operations, is responsible for overseeing Apple's design team. He knows the job well since he also participated in the design of the Apple Watch