Josep Puig was born in Terrassa, Barcelona in 1959. He received his degree in Industrial Design at Ellsava School of Design in 1980. After that, he received Advanced qualification in Plastic Arts and Design in 1982. From 1984 to 1989 he was the co-founder of the experimental design group Transatlantic, along with Ramon Benedito and Lluis Morillas. In 1992, Josep Puig came together with Josep Novell to create Novell/Puig Design. This collaboration continued until 2009, where each designer separated and Josep Puig created his own studio, Puig Head Design in 2010.