Rainer Bachschmid was born in the south of Germany. Among training as a cabinetmaker he studied Industrial Design at the University of Wuppertal. After graduation he collaborated with some designers like Babel and Moll Design. He worked within 10 years as the head of development and design for the furniture factory Reinhard AG. In the year 2006 he founded rabadesign and 2009 rabadesign GmbH of Switzerland.