Last night the Business of Fashion (BoF) and its founder Imran Amed celebrated its third annual #BoF500 with a special dinner and party during London Fashion Week. The Business of Fashion 500 (#BoF500) celebrates the 500 most influential people shaping the global fashion industry.
The 2015 edition marks the platform's third annual list, and brings with it 103 new entrants to the BoF 500. Gucci's new golden boy Alessandro Michele, Amal Clooney, and Instagram founder Kevin Systrom included. From the Middle East, Ahmad Al Sayed, the chief executive of the Qatar Investment Authority is featured as is D’NA owner, Saudi Deena Aljuhani Abdulaziz. Dr. Amina Al Rustamani, Dubai’s fashion council founder also made an appearance for the first time. The chief executive of the Al Tayer Group – Khalid Al Tayer, was also honoured for his involvement in the UAE retail scene once again, alongside the Chalhoub Group’s Patrick Chalhoub.
Step inside the celebratory party thrown to honour the 2015 BoF 500 via the gallery and discover the full list of influencers here.
Imran Amed, Alice Temperley
Natalie Massenet, Dee Ocleppo and Elizabeth Saltzman
Renzo Rosso, Dee Ocleppo and Tommy Hilfiger
Sarah Crook and Christopher Kane
Rocky Barnes, Ben Pundole
Marco Bizzari, Alexa Chung and Stuart Mille
Sophia Sanchez, Alexandre de Betak and Pierre-Yves Roussel
Imran Amed, Lucky Blue Smith
Caroline Rush and Jonathan Saunders
Vanessa Coyle, Justin Padgett and Christine Centenera
Imran Amed, Glenda Bailey
Peter Pilotto & Christopher de Vos