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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      • Inez & Vinoodh Photographers
      • Jenné Lombardo, Mazdack Rassi & Keith Ba... Co-Founders, MADE
      • Panos Yiapanis Fashion Director-at-Large, LOVE Magazine
      • Anthony Turner Hair Stylist
      • Giovanni Testino Chief Executive, Art Partner
      • Alberta Ferretti Designer, Alberta Ferretti
      • Helena Bordon Founder,
      • Aldo Bensadoun Founder & Chairman, Aldo Group
      • Helena Bordon Founder,
      • Joseph Einhorn Founder & Chief Executive, The Fancy
      • Glenda Bailey Editor-in-Chief, Harper’s Bazaar US
      • Nicola Formichetti Artistic Director, Diesel
      • Paulo Borges Founder & Artistic Director, São Paulo F...
      • Helena Bordon Founder,
      • Karl Templer Creative Director, Interview Magazine
      • Lisa Eldridge Makeup Artist
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Miranda Kerr Model
      • Jean Touitou Founder, A.P.C
      • Tim Blanks Editor-at-Large,
      • Chiara Ferragni Founder,
      • Lauren Santo Domingo Co-Founder, Moda Operandi
      • Michael Kors Designer, Michael Kors
      • Iman Model & Businesswoman
    • Joseph Altuzarra Designer, Altuzarra
    • Oskar Metsavaht Designer, Osklen
    • Paulo Borges Founder & Artistic Director, São Paulo F...
    • Dasha Zhukova Editor-in-Chief, Garage Magazine

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