katharina khadjavi

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Account Management
  • Consumer PR
  • Media Relations
  • Client Management
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Fashion GPS
  • Guest Management
  • Communiation

Work history


Head of Communications

Rohde Stiftung

Jan 2016
  • The purpose of the foundation is to promote the public in the field of education, in particular gifted and aspiring students of engineering and natural sciences, as well as the relevant scientific communities. Since our establishment in 2006, we have awarded more than 100 scholarships. Most of them to enabeled German students to attend Ivy League universities


Freelance Guest Manager Berlin Fashionweek

Karla Otto London

Nov 2014 - Jun 2015
  • Guest Manager of AW15/16 & SS16 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin • Managed the entire process of seating allocation for all VIP guests by taking into consideration complex client needs and solving last minute issues • Single point of contact and on-site management for Mercedes-Benz and Karla Otto to ensure smooth running of all operations through effective communication and planning, managing a total of over 40 shows. • Handled all correspondence for VIP guests and attendance of Mercedes-Benz Fashion week Berlin


Account Assistant

Karla Otto London

Feb 2014 - Jun 2014
  • •Handled all sample trafficking across 6 clients including a total of more than 1500 samples • Compiled and created industry research as well as editorial clippings for clients in order to present brand development and coverage • Successfully placed product, distributed press releases and conducted daily showroom appointments with members of press, generating positive coverage in both print and online for all clients



BHF Bank

Apr 2012 - Jul 2012
  • • Supported the private wealth team in market research and presentation of real estate investment opportunities to clients and was responsible for the translation of market reports from German to English • Conducted in-depth market research on the UAE for investors using the Bloomberg database




Jun 2016 - Sep 2011
  • • Supported the development and realization of showpieces and performance art for Kreemart at Haunch of Venison • Conducted studio and gallery visits to recruit new artists for future collaboration • Closely worked together with artists such Terence Koh, Ryan Mcnamarra and Olaf Breuning in concept realization • Wrote proposals to press in order to gain press coverage of Kreemart at Haunch of Venison



Innovation, Entrepreneurship Mangement

Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine

Aug 2015 - Jul 2016


    Violence, Conflict and Development

    School of Oriental and African Studies University of London

    Aug 2014 - Jan 2015


      Middle Eastern Studies History of Art

      School of Oriental and African Studies University of London

      Aug 2010 - Aug 2013



        Certified Level 2 Fitness Instructor


        Diploma in Contemporary Art, Theory and Practice at Sotheby