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Tianwei Zhang

London/China Market Editor

Tianwei Zhang is the London/China Market Editor at WWD. With one foot in Europe and the other in Asia, Zhang covers a wide range of topics from both markets and beyond. He began his career as a freelance fashion writer in China at the age of 17, contributing to the Chinese editions of Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, GQ, and Modern Weekly. Zhang moved to the U.K. in 2013 and later obtained a master's degree in fashion journalism from London's Central Saint Martins. Prior to joining WWD in February 2019, Zhang launched and managed the China edition of Business of Fashion.

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EXCLUSIVE: Shanghai Fashion Week Schedule Reinforces Regional Dominance

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The Savile Row tailor has removed a replica of the intricately embroidered military jacket from Jackson's…

Xcommons Partners With Tmall Fashion for Shanghai Fashion Week

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British Fashion Industry Pays Tribute to ‘Troublemaker’ Judy Blame

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Chinese Streetwear Retailer Inxx Expands Into U.S. Market

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China’s Trends Media Chairman Jiang Liu Has Died

The influential gatekeeper to the Chinese editions of Harper's Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and Esquire was a key…

China’s Top Fashion Influencer Platform Ruhnn Sets Plan for U.S. IPO

The company, founded in 2014, will seek a listing in the U.S., according to preliminary documents.