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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      • Angelica Cheung Editor-in-Chief, Vogue China
      • Alberta Ferretti Designer, Alberta Ferretti
      • Alla Verber Vice President, TsUM (Mercury)
      • Tony Salamé Chairman & Chief Executive, Aïshti
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Franca Sozzani Editor-in-Chief, Vogue Italia
      • Tony Salamé Chairman & Chief Executive, Aïshti
      • Karen Walker Designer, Karen Walker
      • Kevin Ma Founder, hypebeast.com
      • Cecilia Morelli Parikh, Julie Leymarie &... Co-Founders, Le Mill
      • Karen Walker Designer, Karen Walker
      • Christina Ong Founder and Owner, Club 21
      • David Briskin Chief Executive, Sass & Bide
      • David Briskin Chief Executive, Sass & Bide
      • David Briskin Chief Executive, Sass & Bide
    • David Briskin Chief Executive, Sass & Bide
    • David Briskin Chief Executive, Sass & Bide
    • Angelica Cheung Editor-in-Chief, Vogue China
    • Alister Mackie Creative Director, AnOther Man
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Edward Enninful Fashion & Style Director, W Magazine
      • Ralph Lauren Founder, Ralph Lauren
      • Michael Kors Designer, Michael Kors
      • Sarah Andelman Creative Director, Colette
      • Tim Blanks Editor-at-Large, Style.com
      • Michel Gaubert Deejay & Producer
      • Kevin Ma Founder, hypebeast.com
      • Carolina Herrera Designer, Carolina Herrera

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