The People Shaping the Global Fashion Industry

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What is the BoF 500?

No other industry has a cast of characters as passionate, diverse and interesting as those who influence and animate the business of fashion, from business titans and daring young designers to power princesses and discreet behind-the-scenes catalysts, in cities from New York to Paris to Beijing and beyond.

The BoF 500 is a live, visual index of these talented shapers of the global fashion industry, curated by the editors of The Business of Fashion and powered by social media.

Explore the BoF 500 to learn who they are, what they’re doing and how they break down, from designers to entrepreneurs to behind-the-scenes catalysts, hailing from 27 countries and representing 50 different nationalities.

Who they are: Discover professional pages for each of the BoF 500 Filter by Role and Location...

What They're Doing: Explore a live mosaic powered by social media

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      • David Carey President, Hearst Corporation
      • Chiara Ferragni Founder, theblondesalad.com
      • Kate Phelan Creative Director/Fashion Director, Tops...
      • Jean Touitou Founder, A.P.C
      • Kate Mulleavy & Laura Mulleavy Designers, Rodarte
      • Alexandre Mattiussi Designer, Ami
      • Stefano Tonchi Editor, W Magazine
      • Jean Touitou Founder, A.P.C
      • Jean Touitou Founder, A.P.C
      • Jean Touitou Founder, A.P.C
    • Paul Smith Designer, Paul Smith
    • Sophia Amoruso Chief Executive & Creative Director, Nas...
    • Alberta Ferretti Designer, Alberta Ferretti
    • Anna Wintour Artistic Director, Condé Nast
      • Jeff Rudes Founder, J Brand
      • Roberto Cavalli Designer, Roberto Cavalli
      • Roberto Cavalli Designer, Roberto Cavalli
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Helena Bordon Founder, helenabordon.com
      • Carine Roitfeld Editor-in-Chief, CR Fashion Book
      • Charlotte Olympia Dellal Designer, Charlotte Olympia
      • Chiara Ferragni Founder, theblondesalad.com
      • Claudio Antonioli Founder, Antonioli
      • Karl Templer Creative Director, Interview Magazine
      • Sarah Andelman Creative Director, Colette
      • Antoine Arnault Chief Executive, Berluti
      • Margherita Missoni Brand Ambassador, Missoni
      • Mario Testino Photographer
      • Antoine Arnault Chief Executive, Berluti

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