In 2007, I arrived in Milan as the newly appointed general manager of BPI’s Italian subsidiary. Far from a backwater, the Italian fragrance market, despite its small size, is one of the company’s most important in Europe. Recently however, it had seen its share of challenges. My job was to fix it.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"