Business Inspiration, Law & Business, Mentors

Miuccia Prada

Miuccia Prada, fierce feminist, born on May 10, 1949, is an Italian fashion designer that took the helm of the luxury house Prada in 1978, which was founded in 1913 by her grandfather Mario Prada. Despite having a degree in Political Science, Miuccia joined the family business and along with her husband Patrizio Bertelli turned […]

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Law & Business, Mentors

Fashion Business Inspiration: Eva Chen

Eva Chen is the head of Fashion Partnerships at Instagram and has one of the most inspiring paths in the industry. Having planned from a young age to become a doctor, Eva was a pre-med student at John Hopkins University. However, after an internship in Harper’s Bazaar, decided to pursue a career in fashion. Landing […]

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Law & Business, Mentors

Fashion Business Inspiration: Chiara Ferragni

Photo: Chiara Ferragni by Nico Bustos for Vogue Espana (April 2015) Chiara Ferragni is an Italian businesswomen, founder of The Blonde Salad, it girl, fashion icon and a pioneer in the influencer world. The Blonde Salad was founded as an outfit blog during 2009, while Chiara was attending law school in Milano, from which she […]

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Mentors

Coco Chanel (1883 – 1971)

Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, known as Coco Chanel, was born on 19 August 1883 in the small French town of Saumur. Facing her mother’s premature death, she was sent at the age of 12 to an orphanage in the Aubazine Convent, where she learnt to sew. Shortly after leaving the convent, while working in a hosiery […]

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