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 idiosyncratic style as a photography, 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 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.
Founder & Chief Executive, Depop
Under their leadership, Depop has established itself not only as a successful peer-to-peer clothing resale app, but also a cultural force for trend creation and young creativity.
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