Riccardo Tisci, Chief Creative Officer, Burberry
Riccardo Tisci is a graduate of Central Saint Martins in London, and most recently held the role of Creative Director at Givenchy where he designed haute couture, womenswear, menswear, leather goods and accessories from 2005 – 2017.
Riccardo's collections for Givenchy established a new identity for the brand and garnered critical acclaim as well as a cult following.
He has collaborated with Nike since 2014 on shoes and clothing, most recently creating the Nike kit for a fictional basketball team in February 2018.
Riccardo is known for casting a diverse and inclusive range of models of multiple ethnicities, genders and identities in his runway shows and campaigns. He is passionate about celebrating individuality, engaging in and providing a platform for social debate.
Before Givenchy, Riccardo held design roles at Puma, Antonio Berardi and Ruffo Research. In 2013, he was awarded the International Award at the CFDA Fashion Awards.
Riccardo was born in Lombardy, Italy in 1974.