Agus Cattaneo - Founder of Learn While Exploring
A fashion academic and executive with more than 15 years of experience from Argentina, she holds multiple degrees in accounting, fashion design, education, and global fashion management. Though she started her career as an accountant in Buenos Aires, Argentina, her love for fashion and trends was not lost. Agus has worked as a designer with ATA in Lesotho as well as a teacher and eMRP mentor. Today, Agus is a professor at the International Fashion Academy (IFA) in Paris, where she teaches both business and creative courses to bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates. She also attends fashion weeks all around the world to watch runway shows and presentations to identify new trends, a talent she mastered while working as head of trends for the prominent South American department store Falabella. She has also founded the luxury fashion education program, Learn While Exploring, as a result of the wonderful reactions her students have had while she was teaching at universities all around the world. In addition to expressing her creativity through fashion, Agus has always maintained a visual art practice and employs various techniques to create artwork in a range of mediums.