Ramiro Espinoza became interested in type design when he was a student at the Universidad Nacional del Litoral in Santa Fe, Argentina. After graduation he taught Typography at the Universidad de Buenos Aires — under the direction of Silvia Gonzalez. In 2003 he moved to The Netherlands and studied at the KABK in The Hague. Since then he has been a contributor to 'Tipográfica' and 'Tiypo' design magazines, researched vernacular Dutch lettering and worked in numerous freelance assignments for FontShop International. In 2007 he founded ReType type foundry to market his typefaces.