Women Entrepreneurs - in the House
Date : Wednesday 29 May 2013
Location : Etruscan Room
Time : 19:00 PM
This event is now FULLY BOOKED
Women Entrepreneurs - in The House is excited to welcome Ethan Koh, founder of luxury brand ETHAN K, to our fourth entrepreneur gathering. Ethan will be sharing his inspiring entrepreneurial story with us.
Ethan Koh, a fourth generation artisan from a family of luxury exotic skin pioneers, spent his teenage years in ateliers in Tuscany, Italy where he absorbed the art and craftsmanship of exotic leather bag and shoe design and learned about manufacturing and exotic skins at his family's tannery in Singapore. He designed and made his first bag at the age of eighteen and following studies at LCF and Central St Martins, coupled with internships at Hermes and Louis Vuitton, Ethan unveiled his first S/S collection in 2011 at Claridges, London.
The brand, now popular among couture clients including discerning royalties, politicians, business titans and the super-rich has been going from strength to strength and in year two of business, is already stocked in major fashion capitals in the world from Harrods in London to Harvey Nichols in Dubai.
Come and hear Ethan's remarkable story of passion, hard-work and sheer determination.
There will then be time to meet and talk with other members over drinks & canapés. As always, we will be sharing inspiring entrepreneurial stories, great ideas and building valuable contacts.
Complimentary drinks & canapés until 9.00pm.
Due to the popularity of this event, kindly notify us if you have to cancel to allow other members to attend.