EDITOR IN CHIEF VOGUE CHINA
Angelica Cheung graduated from Beijing (Peking) University with degrees in Law and English Language and Literature, and has an MBA degree from the University of South Australia.
Angelica has been Editorial Director of ELLE China, Editor-In-Chief of Marie Claire Hong Kong, Associate Publisher of Hong Kong fashion magazine B International, and the launch Executive Editor of daily newspaper Hong Kong iMail. She currently holds the title of Editorial Director of Vogue China.
FASHION WRITER AND BLOGGER
Susanna Lau, also known as Susie Bubble, is a writer and full time blogger living and working in London. Lau started her blog ‘Style Bubble’ in March 2006. It consists of her widely read thoughts, personal experiences and observations on fashion with a focus on spotlighting young and unknown talent. Style Bubble has been featured in the likes of The New York Times, British Vogue and The Guardian. Lau then went on to become commissioning of Dazed Digital, the website of Dazed & Confused magazine, from 2008-2010. Lau now works full-time on her blog and other freelance projects, including writing for magazines and newspapers such as Pop, The Guardian and Elle UK and contributes to Dazed Digital and SHOWstudio. She is currently working on a book that will sum up the ethos and essence of Style Bubble.
FOUNDER AND CEO OF YOOX GROUP
Born in Ravenna, Federico Marchetti holds a degree in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan and an MBA from Columbia University. Upon completing his studies, he embarked on a traditional path in the corporate world. While the early years of his career proved to be an invaluable experience, he knew all along that he would need to go out on his own to fulfil his professional objective of becoming an entrepreneur.
In 2000, after having served as an advisor for several chief executives and designers in the fashion industry, he founded YOOX, the perfect venture in which he could unite his business vision with his passion for fashion and design.
After graduating from Cambridge University with a degree in English, Peter Howarth worked in the fashion industry for Paul Smith and Nicole Farhi. As a journalist he has been Style Director for British GQ and Editor-in-Chief of both Arena and British Esquire. Peter has written for many publications, including The Guardian, The Observer and L’Uomo Vogue and as a columnist for Men’s Health, The Times and the Financial Times. In 2002 he set up Show Media, a creative agency in London that specialises in content creation, brand consultancy and produces a portfolio of magazines including Brummell, The Quarterly and Man About Town. Peter has just completed his second novel. He lives in London with his wife and 6 sons.
PUBLISHER, BLOGGER, TV COMMENTATOR AND TASTEMAKER
Ms. Hung Huang is the CEO of CIMG (China Interactive Media Group) ， which publishes iLook magazine. In addition, Ms. Hung has a popular blog and twitter in Chinese: blog.sina.com/m/honghuang and weibo.com/honghuang.
Huang is a Beijing Native who was educated in the United States. She went to junior high school at Little Red School House in New York City and graduated from Vassar College in 1984. Prior to her job at CIMG, Huang was an investment consultant and commodities trader.
Huang has also published a bestseller autobiography entitled My Abnormal Life as a Publisher, and starred in an independent film, Perpetual Motion, which made its international debut at the Venice Film Festival in 2005.
VISUAL JOURNALIST (JAKANDJIL.COM)
Ton in 2005 launched Jak & Jil, a constantly updating platform for his snapshot images. With over 265, 000 unique viewers per week, Jak & Jil is widely regarded at the forefront of the new fashion publishing. His photography has been featured in numerous publications such as US Vogue, Elle Collections and The New York Times. Recently, his editorial has been published in Vogue Nippon and Harper’s Bazaar. His street reportage finds its most extensive global audience online, however, via Jak & Jil and the Style.com and GQ.com, to which he is a regular contributor.
GLOBETROTTING FASHION CRITIC
Godfrey is also the men’s fashion critic of The Financial Times, lecturer in Moscow State University’s graduate business school and the Paris Fashion Institute, a jury member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) award selection committee and in Rome of Who is on Next, Italy’s leading award for young design talent. He is the Editor-in-Chief and joint owner of both Achtung, German’s leading directional fashion magazine.