Jury

 

Andrea Figueras

Director of Marketing Communications for Desigual Spain

Andrea has extensive experience in the world of fashion, luxury and fragrances. She began her professional career in Mango as a communications manager for several European markets and in 2008 she went to London to gain work experience abroad, where she worked for companies such as Estrella Damm, Maria Francesca Pepe and Publicis Groupe and handled communication for Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana fragrance and make-up.

In 2010 she did a Masters in Marketing and Communication at the London College of Communication, and her dissertation was based on female consumption trends and patterns in the UK.

She returned to Barcelona to work at Puig where she was in charge of the communications projects of the Carolina Herrera fragrances, and is currently in charge of strategic communication for Desigual in Spain, position she has held for 4 years.

A nomadic and innovative soul, her passion has always been fashion and design; this is reflected in the capsule collections she created while at university and in the many projects which she has worked on as a consultant since her beginnings in the world of fashion.

 

Carlo Kamchis

Wonderland Magazine - Associate Publisher

Graduated university as a journalist and worked in design, Marketing and PR in London for several years, while maintaining a career as a freelance writer, before making the jump into publishing.

Carlo works across 3 internationally acclaimed fashion titles, Wonderland, Man About Town and Rollacoaster and looks after the magazine’s international portfolio in New York, London and Paris.

 

Carole Touati

Carole Touati, from France and based in Barcelona, founded Lelook (lelook.eu), a versatile creative consultancy specializing in fashion, in 2007. A pioneer of street style in Spain, she has specialized in creative directing for fashion brands, trend and new talents consultancy, scouting for creative people for the industry and also offers a full range of services at the cutting edge of fashion.
 

She currently collaborates with the eyewear brand Alfred Kerbs (alfredkerbs.com), as Creative Director and with Inditex both in training and support to HR in selection of candidates, among other things. She also just recently opened a co working space for digital nomads in Barcelona called Coco Coffice(cofficebarcelona.com)

 

 

 

Elena Martín

- Fashion Manager at Bau University School

- Manager and Founder of A High End Brand,bcn/london: Martin Lamothe

- University Professor Of Masters And Postgraduates And Graduates, Bcn/mexico

- Project Tutor, Bcn

- Coolhunter for Low Counsel,london-bcn

- Vip Stylist for Polygram Records, London

- Assistant Designer at Mac Queen, London

- Designer at Rf, London

- Assistant Production at Markus Constable, London

 

 

Jessica Michault

Jessica Michault is the editor at large of the biannual fashion bible ODDA magazine. She is also the SVP of Industry Relations for GPS Radar, the members only online fashion community.

For more than twenty years she has covered everything in the world of fashion, from the red carpets of Hollywood to the Haute Couture collections in the City of Light. She has interviewed leading designers and fashion executives in the luxury industry and is always in search of the hottest trend, the latest must-haves and the diamond-in-the-rough designer. She also keeps on top of the latest developments in the inventive and fascinating world of the luxury watch industry.

She worked side by side with renowned fashion critic Suzy Menkes at the International Herald Tribune for sixteen years, and has been named one of the Business of Fashion 500 Most Influential People in the World of Fashion for three years in a row.

During her career she has been published in the New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, Italian Vogue, Vogue Japan, Vogue Arabia, Harper’s Bazaar Brazil, L'Officiel magazine, Mixte magazine, GQ Germany, Industrie, Designaré, Bal Harbour Magazine and Elite Traveler Magazine.

Born and raised in San Francisco, she is now based in Paris where she lives with her husband and three little girls and an ever increasing collection of vintage hair combs.