Narimane Kurdi is the Managing Director of NK Luxury Consultancy. A French/Lebanese national and born in the UAE, she brings together more than a decade of valuable Advertising, Brand and Media experience. This diversity of background and range of experiences have enabled her to implement diverse brand and strategy development initiatives with world-leading multinational labels. Her extensive familiarity with international influencers and trendsetters in Fashion, Jewelry, Art, Cosmetics and Lifestyle makes her adept at negotiating strategic partnerships with brands and retailers. She associates with prestigious names such as key brands in the Kering group; Alexander McQueen, Armani, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Jimmy Choo, Stella McCartney.
As a brand advocate, Narimane was selected by international brands such as Cartier and Christian Louboutin to be featured in fashion campaigns in Emirates Woman and Harper’s Bazaar. As a mentor and regional supporter of emerging talent, she is often selected as fashion influencer for photo-shoots for publications such as Grazia Middle East, Style.com/arabia, and Emirates Woman. Often dressed by regional retailers such as Boutique 1, Galeries La Fayette, S*auce and the cARTel
Narimane also featured in a weekly column for OK! Middle East on luxury trends and has reviewed Paris Fashion Week and New York Fashion Week in Gheir.com
A distinguished presenter, Narimane gives keynote speeches on market insights and Luxury Branding through collaborations with French, Swedish, Spanish and Australian councils.