Furniture designer:Industrial designer by education and product and furniture designer by practice, Shahril Faisal is known for his minimalist interpretation on Malaysian design values. As winner of the Malaysian Furniture Design Competition (MOBILI 2012), he has participated in Milan Salone Satellite 2013 under TANGGAM Design from 2013 to 2016. In 2015, he became the 1st Winner of the 48th Formabilio Italy for the International Chair Design Contest. In 2016, Shahril was shortlisted in the UK Restaurant & Bar Product Design Awards and regarded as one of the top 10 designers in Malaysia by Home & Décor Magazine.
From 2007 to 2013, Shahril has worked as a Product Designer for the Japanese multinational manufacturer of Shimano Malaysia and as a Senior Automotive Stylist for Nissan Parts Malaysia. He has also worked as a freelance designer and lecturer in local Malaysian universities and colleges. In 2014, the Malaysian designer founded Shahril Faisal Design Studio, which was based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. 4 years later, Shahril Faisal Design Studio relocates back to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, his hometown. He has worked with 3 different emerging Malaysian furniture brands to build a furniture collections as well as their Creative Director. His works has been exhibited in furniture fairs and art galleries across Milan, Tokyo, Shanghai, Taipei, Singapore, and published in renowned magazines such as Canadian Interiors Canada, Elle Décor India, Going Places Malaysia and the Dutch Volkskrant Netherlands.