LESLIE HOLDEN


Head of Fashion & Design at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute.

Since graduating the Royal College of Art in London, Leslie Holden has worked for many years within the fashion industry as a menswear designer, design director and entrepreneur with companies such as Dunhill, Stefanel, Byblos, Burberry and Liberty.

Over 20 years of experience in international higher education has led to Leslie becoming member of the worldwide education network IFFTI (International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institute) and continues his work within education as the head of Fashion and Design and Graduate Studies at the Amsterdam Fashion Insitute (AMFI), while working towards developing a circular fashion curriculum.