ELLE education is made up of professionals from the Fashion, Lifestyle, and Innovation sectors, as well as professors from prestigious and leading universities including Complutense University of Madrid and MIT in Boston.

Our programs offer a 360°vision of the areas in each course, combining theoretical knowledge with practical experience. 

We seek excellence in our classes, thus we want our students to live it through the quality, career, and dedication of our faculty. We create unique academic experiences for our students in the most complete manner. Get to know your future professors. 

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Francisco J. López Navarrete

Director at ELLE Education, CEO and founder


Since 2010, López Navarrete has directed ELLE’s Fashion and Luxury programs with the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He studied Public Affairs and has completed graduate studies in Marketing. López Navarrete is also among the youngest graduates of the OPM at Harvard Business School.

López Navarrete, a luxury specialist and consultant, has taught strategy for the past 12 years across Spain, Latin America, and the US. He is the author of several books and articles on the fashion and luxury industry. His latest publication is on Fashion Branding.

Past Guest Speakers

Gabriela Hearst


Born in Uruguay, she is a real woman, alluring and powerful, but there is much action in her life and these clothes are her uniform, her armor.

She launched in 2016 her Nina Bag which started as a limited edition series bag and now has an extensive waiting list.

Gabriela is the winner of the 2016/17 International Woolmark Prize for Womenswear and the 2018 recipient of the Pratt Institute Fashion Visionary Award.

Gabriela Hearst
Stuart Vevers

Stuart Vevers

Creative Director


Born in South Yorkshire, England, Stuart Vevers moved to London at the age of 18 to study Fashion Design at the University of Westminster.

After graduating in Womenswear in 1996, Vevers started his career at Calvin Klein in New York, and then moved on to successful roles at Bottega Veneta, Givenchy and Louis Vuitton.

Stuart Vevers joined Coach as Executive Creative Director in September 2013 to lead all creative aspects of the Coach brand.