About Us

ABOUT

The destination for local talents and original spaces.

Modern Metier is a curated marketplace specialised in unique, contemporary pieces for the home. We bring to you a selection of independent brands and designers who are united by common values: European craftsmanship, locally sourced materials and an original point of view.

Founded in 2021
Paris, France
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Simplifying your search for the pieces that will transform your space.

Our goal is to bring you a seamless shopping experience in your quest to find beautiful furniture, lighting and home decor. Each one of our brands and designers work closely with artisans across different métiers including carpentry, glassblowing and metalwork, to create pieces that are imbued with care and quality.

"Through Modern Metier, I wanted to shine a spotlight on beautiful objects and the people who are behind them. The selection that you find here is a reflection of the incredible richness and diversity of European design today."

- MINH NGO

About Us

FOUNDER

Minh Ngo

Following a career in the fashion and luxury industry as a digital marketer and e-commerce consultant, Minh began Modern Metier with the desire to create an online destination for people who admire and appreciate great design. Seeing the way that people discover and shop for their interiors is being transformed through e-commerce, she believed in an opportunity to build a platform dedicated to contemporary furniture, lighting and decor.

 

Based in Paris for over five years, the Australian-born entrepreneur has lived in major design capitals including London and Stockholm. Her experiences and eye, intimately influence the curation of brands and designers found on Modern Metier.

 

Minh graduated with a Bachelor of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Australia, before pursuing a Masters in Fashion, Design and Luxury Brand Management at Grenoble Ecole de Commerce.