Inga Arling studied product design in the Netherlands and has been developing mattresses for the Central European market since 2009. Over the years, she has expanded her knowledge of design, ergonomics and technical realization to meet different market and customer needs and is currently category manager at Auping, responsible for the strategic direction of mattresses. In 2020, she launched the first fully circular mattress, which won several awards. As an active member of the Fachverband Matratzen-Industrie e.V. and DIN standards committee of mattresses, she makes a significant contribution to advancing the mega topic of circular economy across the industry and, above all, in a spirit of partnership.