Kerem Aris is a self-taught designer. After nine years of corporate experience, he followed his path to design world. He has founded Uniqka in late 2015. He combines the know-how and technique that he learned from his father, with traditional leathercraft methods and industrial techniques. He is the creative director of Uniqka. He designs for the brand and is as well a craftsman and makes many of the products at his workshop.