The Principles Behind ZAQQ
How often does it happen that you are looking for a gift for a friend or a new accessory for yourself and you know exactly what you want but after spending hours searching you come to realise there is simply nothing suitable - everything is either too big, too small, too thick, too thin, too inconvenient, poorly finished or just made from cheap materials.
If you can't find the right product, you could just simply develop your own without having to depend on producers and guarantee the quality that you're looking for. The ZAQQ brand was founded to do just this, combining technical skills, creative thinking, attention to detail and a passion for design to create something special. We offer you the guarantee of perfect craftsmanship coupled with extraordinary design exclusively produced in Germany.
The People Behind ZAQQ
Matthias (MBA and founder of ZAQQ) studied at the Dublin Institute of Technology and the University of Leipzig International Management and Business Administration. Together with Katlin and Michael he developed shoe models and organised purchasing and marketing.
André (Master of Business Administration and ZAQQ founder) studied at the University of Applied Sciences at Worms and studied Retail Management at TU Dresden Industrial Engineering. His passion for Barefoot shoes began many years ago. André takes care of the production processes and ensures quality control.
Helena (shaft stepper champion) has learned the art of shoemaking from scratch. With a lot of work experience and technical skills you can quickly produce ZAQQ shoes without compromising quality.
Andreas is our IT expert. He is responsible for the management and development of our online shop system.
Michael is a trained graphic designer. Shoe design was uncharted territory for him but he has now designed 16 variants of soles and we are all happy that his designs are top notch!