Name and surname: Aleksandra Mengüverdi
Title/Academic titles: Bachelor Degree of Fashion Design
Graduated from: School of Social Sciences – Fine Arts Department, Istanbul Aydin University in Turkey – Fashion and Textile Design Department
Current position: Sustainable Fashion Institute – Sustainability Coordinator, Sustainable Fashion Designer, MSKPU
Achievements: As a Sustainability Coordinator, she is responsible for managing projects related to sustainable development in the clothing industry, production in Poland and internationally.
Mentor of the upcycling competition for designers: CTH Awards – Waste Changers organized as part of the event promoting circular fashion – Circular Tex Hub.
She gained her professional experience working as a Fashion Designer at Reserved, where she was responsible for a collection of lightweight clothing oriented at sustainable textiles.
Among the many obtained certificates, she can mention: “Sustainable Fashion Ecologies: Sustainable Practices Across the Fashion Ecosystem” by Parsons School of Design, “Fashion Values: Nature” by London College of Fashion or “Business Futures: Sustainable Business Through Green HR” by RMIT University in Melbourne.
As a Fashion Designer, she is a finalist of the Off Fashion ’16 and Golden Thread competitions, where she was awarded the Special Sponsor’s Award.
Lecturer of Fashion Design and Production