Born in Montreal, Nathalie Gervais has lived and worked in Brussels, New-York, Los Angeles, Paris, Rome, Florence and Milan. She brings together North American dynamism and pragmatism, European refinement and artistic sensibility, and an unparalleled understanding of the global worlds of fashion and design.
Over the past twenty-five years, while championing teamwork, Nathalie has worked in close collaboration with chief executive officers and financial directors, artists and craftsmen, photographers and communication experts, to create iconic collections for some of the world’s most prestigious luxury brands : Gucci, Valentino, Salvatore Ferragamo and Nina Ricci. Her collections of women and men ready-to-wear, shoes, handbags, eyewear, timepieces, perfume and cosmetics have been pivotal to these brands’ success.
As strategy consultant and creative director, Nathalie anticipates trends, works with brands to identify their distinctive heritage, creates new visual languages and design collections. Her clients and projects are varied. They include Piazza Sempione, Ballantyne, Alain Figaret, Boglioli, Kenzo, Christian Lacroix, Paco Rabanne and Bianchi e Nardi.
Nathalie ranks in the 100 designers in the world.