BoF 500

The people shaping the global fashion industry

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Daria Veledeeva

Editor-in-Chief, Harper’s Bazaar Russia

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She was editor-in-chief of four publications before turning 30 and is now leading Russia’s oldest fashion magazine.

Dasha Zhukova

Editor-in-Chief, Garage Magazine

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Following Vice’s acquisition of Garage in July 2016, she has emerged as a powerful behind-the-scenes player connecting fashion with the media empire as it sets its sights on the industry.

Ekaterina Mukhina

Editor-in-Chief, Elle Russia

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The one-time stylist is emerging as an influential voice in her native Russia.

Evelina Khromtchenko

TV-host & Writer

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As a career broadcaster, she edited L’Officiel Russia for a decade, launched a PR agency, and now has a burgeoning digital presence.

Gosha Rubchinskiy

Designer, Gosha Rubchinskiy

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His gritty approach to fashion design has made him a poster child for post-Soviet youth culture.

Hatulia Avsadjanashvili

General Manager, Babochka

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Her family’s stores and monobrand boutiques for Chanel, Fendi, Giorgio Armani and Valentino lead the St Petersburg fashion retail sector.

Khaled Jamil

Chief Executive, JamilCo

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Chief executive of one of Russia’s leading distributors of high fashion, whose clients include Salvatore Ferregamo, Sonia Rykiel and Burberry.

Kris Grikaite

Model

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Since being signed on as a Prada exclusive for Spring 2017, Grikaite has appeared in the brand’s campaigns, and various Vogue editions.

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