The Spanish apparel mogul pioneered the ‘fast fashion’ business model at vertically-integrated goliath Zara.
Mayor of Paris
Paris’ first female mayor is also the first to take a real interest in the influence of the French capital as fashion’s most important hub.
She has caught the attention of the industry with her distinctive artwork and individual photographic style, most notably the famed Gucci “Art Wall” murals.
Editors & Publishers, Hercules & VAMP
They subverted the anti-beauty zeitgeist of their time to launch two bold titles devoted to powerful men and women.
The entrepreneur co-founded a Spanish fast-fashion giant that started with embroidered Turkish blouses.
Former Creative Director, Delpozo
The former architecture student’s couture-inspired ready-to-wear became a red carpet staple of Hollywood’s leading ladies.
Designer, Manolo Blahnik
The Spanish footwear designer has become a household name for his classically beautiful, elegant stiletto heels.
Chairman & Chief Executive, Puig
He has set his eyes on luxury ready-to-wear through the acquisition of Dries Van Noten in 2018.
Chairman & Chief Executive, Inditex
He runs the world’s largest fashion retailer, overseeing eight global brands including Zara.
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