Marck Haans was born in 1962. From 1982 to 1988 he studied at the Royal Academy of Art and Design in Den Bosch. Immediately after that, he followed a course at the Design Academy in Eindhoven.
In 1989 he started as a designer at Brabantia where he designed various products for the consumer market. In 1994 he switched to contract furniture and various other projects, he has since 2010 been employed by Ahrend production St. Oedenrode.