Ole Lynggaard created his namesake business in 1963 after Ole had studied in Germany, Paris, New York, San Francisco and Japan. After his studies Ole headed back to Denmark to open his namesake business in a rented office and workshop. Ole's designs sold well and in 1987 Charlotte Lynggaard (Ole's daughter) joined the company. She learned the trade as a goldsmith as well as a designer. Søren Lynggaard, son of Ole Lynggaard, joined the company in 1994 and became the CEO in 2003. Charlottes husband also became involved in the business in 2006 as well as Hanna (Soren's wife) in 2008. The company continued a rapid growth employing over 100 employees and opening headquarters in Copenhagen.