Timing: 15:00 Saturday April 27
Panel Discussion: Middle Eastern Fashion: An Identity in the Making
Talk: n/a

Manal Khater is the strategic planning director at Atelier, the luxury division of Leo Burnett. She works with fashion, beauty and luxury brands, creating communication that blends style with substance.

Khater has lived and worked in Beirut, Dubai, Paris and New York, and has been involved in the advertising and communications industry for over ten years.

Her MBA from ESSEC, Paris,  is specialized in Luxury Brand Management where she wrote several research papers analyzing the brand building models of leading luxury brands. She also worked with PPR Group in London to develop the brand strategy for Alexander McQueen and its diffusion line, McQ.

Manal will be moderating Rabih Kayrouz’s panel discussion on¬†Middle Eastern Fashion.