Smart. Comfortable. Easy. Accessible. Just Right.

Don Chadwick, a pioneer of ergonomic design, created a chair that marries the best of his thinking with the finest principles of Knoll design. From its streamlined form to its smart engineering, Chadwick is the office chair refined — and redefined. It responds to your body’s movements throughout the day with energizing comfort and a supportive ride.



  • ACTIVE SUSPENSION™ Couples a unique synchronized recline with a proprietary suspension fabric
  • BUILT-IN VARIABLE SEAT DEPTH Automatically expands based on seated weight without adjustment
  • BUILT-IN FORWARD TILT Automatically follows and supports user in forward and perching postures without adjustment
  • TILT STOP Engages upright tilt limiter for less recline (optional)
  • AMPLE LUMBAR CURVATURE Ensures all day comfort
  • STRAIGHTFORWARD ADJUSTMENT CONTROLS Seat height and tension knob are within easy reach
  • THREE ARM OPTIONS OR ARMLESS Delivers the right arm functionality for any application


Chadwick Finishes

  • color Beige
  • color Silver
  • color Black

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    Environmental Certification
  • BIFMA level® 3 certified
  • Rated Sustainable Gold under the SMaRT© Consensus Sustainable Product Standard
  • GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD Gold Certified
  • Can contribute to U.S. Green Building Council LEED® credits
    Sustainable Design
  • Manufactured in East Greenville, PA using clean technologies at the Knoll LEED® Gold and ISO 14001 Certified Lubin Building
  • Uses minimum materials in construction and designed for ease of disassembly
  • Designed for ease of disassembly, such that worn parts can be removed and replaced easily
  • Made with 35% recycled content and 42% readily recyclable parts
  • Foam and glue used are VOC-free

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Don Chadwick, who has dedicated his career to understanding the complex relationship between humans and furniture, proves that comfort and simplicity can coexist.

Having realized that abundant controls in no way ensure comfort, he designed a smarter chair — one that is adjusted not by the user but instead adjusts to the user. Through innovative design and expert engineering, Chadwick® takes the burden of comfort out of the user’s hand.

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