Freedom Executive Chair by Humanscale

Designed by Niels Diffrient

The Freedom Executive chair eliminates levers, dials & other mechanisms to provide physics-driven, ergonomic support that’s as simple as it is elegant. Its headrest also moves with you, seamlessly supporting the head and neck  in any posture – no manual adjustment required.  Freedom adapts to your unique pressure points, providing uninterrupted comfort & promoting healthy movement all day long.

Revolutionary counter-balance mechanism provides perfect recline resistance for all users–automatically

Self adjusting recline requires no levers or handles

Pivoting backrest

Armrests move with you as you recline providing greater support

Dynamic headrest cradles head and neck during recline and moves out of the way in upright positions.

Contoured cushions

15 year warranty on components, 5 year warranty on textiles and cushions.

Weight rating up to 136 kilograms

Recycled content 29% post-consumer, 18% pre-consumer

**Other options and finishes are available upon request.


680mmW x 505mmD x 1080-1200mmH, 440-570mm Seat Height



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Humanscale is a leading designer and manufacturer of ergonomic products that improve the health and comfort of work life.

Their award-winning office solutions, including self-adjusting seating, sit/stand desks, monitor arms and task lighting, inspire movement and support the user in every posture.

The Humanscale Design Studio, based in New York City, abides by the philosophy that good design achieves more with less. Function, simplicity, and longevity, and sustainability are at the core of all our designs. When thinking through the design and manufacturing of each product, they carefully consider the materials and resources used, in aim of creating an overall Net Positive impact.

Known for their history of collaboration with the legendary designer Niels Diffrient, designer of many of Humanscale’s task chairs, including the iconic Freedom chair – the first self-adjusting chair without manual knobs or levers.

Their innovations have been honoured with more than 200 prestigious awards since 2007 and featured in various museums, such as the Museum of Modern Art.

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