• Proven communication and management skills within ten years’ experience in design and development of multiproduct collections in brands and retail environments, with the ability to build relationships at all levels. Meeting deadlines in fast-paced environments by planning ahead of the critical path and determination to make things happen and achieve results. • Extremely creative with a strong design background, experience in market analysis and trends forecasting. A confident and results-oriented individual with proven ability to adapt to different customer demands. Great taste level, strong attention to detail and in-depth worldwide knowledge of the fashion business. • Excellent understanding of the entire garment design and manufacturing process: from the conceptualization stage to final garment assembly. Creating highly detailed design technical packs for overseas factories across multiproduct areas (woven, jersey and knitwear). Experienced in textile and print design. Senior Designer with ten years experience in fashion design and development, with knowledge of sourcing woven and jersey fabrics' qualities. I experienced on garment and print design, product development and range building delivering commercial ranges and increasing sales. A good commercial eye and good level taste are two of my most valuable skills. I know the fashion market in both aspirational and competitive brands. I work on trends research: spotting, editing and presenting a concise vision to senior management and other members of the design team.
I have worked for High End brands like Jigsaw where I managed the Junior department on trend, buying and design, for Pepe Jeans London where I was in charge of a team of 4 people managing their jersey and cut and sew junior department and at Laura Aslhey where I was leading the team. I have also worked for fast fashion: New Look, Zara Trafaluc, Primark.