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Alexandre Plokhov

Head of Design
About

Alexandre Plokhov is an internationally recognized design professional with an extensive track record working for global luxury and contemporary brands. Mr.Plokhov has a high level of competency in the following areas: • Comprehensive creative vision with unique and recognizable signatures across all product categories • Firm grasp of creative/design process from concept through development to production • Well-developed sense of emerging trends in design, color palette and technology • Proficiency in cross-disciplinary team management and mentoring in order to nourish talent, esprit de corps and synergy • Expertise in creating business, marketing and merchandising strategies

Previous Brands
Nomenklatura Studio LLC
Fast Retailing
HELMUT LANG
Alexandre Plokhov LLC
Versace
Cloak Designs Llc
Work Experience
Design Director/Creative Director
Feb ‘18 - Now
Nomenklatura Studio LLC

As A Design and Creative Director of Nomenklatura Studio my work consists of, but is not limited to: - Leading all aspects of design and development of direct-to-consumer apparel and footwear brand - Creative direction of brand communication via all media channels - Overseeing line planning, assortment and merchandising - Guiding material and accessory sourcing

Menswear Design Director
Feb ‘13 - Jan ‘17
HELMUT LANG

I relaunched Helmut Lang Menswear, hiring and leading a team of 15 achieving distribution to over 350 points of sale worldwide. As Design Director, Menswear my work consisted of, but was not limited to: - All aspects of Research, Design and Development of 4 Seasonal Collections including Outerwear, Cut-and-Sew, Sportswear, Leather, Accessories and Footwear. Additionally, during my tenure, I created the following: - Helmut Lang x Travis Scott Capsule Collection - Helmut Lang Women's Athleisure Collection - Helmut Lang Perennial Collection of wardrobe staples

Creative Director
Feb ‘10 - Oct ‘15
Alexandre Plokhov LLC

As A Creative Director of Alexandre Plokhov LLC my work consisted of, but was not limited to: - Leading an international design and development team under a manufacturing license agreement - Creating seasonal men’s and women’s collections consisting of sportswear, tailoring, cut-and-sew, footwear and accessories - Presenting and marketing Collections in Paris and Milan - Spearheading all channels of brand communications

Guest Designer
Jan ‘14 - Oct ‘14
Fast Retailing

I designed Capsule Collection collection for men, women and children titled "Urban Sweats" resulting in sales of 2.5M Units.

Menswear Design Director Runway Collection
Mar ‘07 - Feb ‘10
Versace

As a Design Director, Menswear Runway Collection my work consisted of, but was not limited to: - All aspects of Research, Design and Development of 2 Seasonal Runway Collections including Outerwear, Cut-and-Sew, Sportswear, Leather, Accessories and Footwear, - Staging, Concept Development, Press Briefing for 2 annual Runway Presentations

Creative Director
Oct ‘99 - Feb ‘07
Cloak Designs Llc

As a Creative Director of Cloak Designs LLC my work consisted of, but was not limited to: - Creating seasonal collections consisting of sportswear, tailoring, cut-and-sew, footwear and accessories - Leading an international design and development team of 6 - Designing and operating a Cloak boutique in New York - Presented and marketed the line in Paris - Leading art direction, casting, styling and set design of runway presentations

Languages
English - Native
Italian - Work Proficiency
French - Basic
Russian - Native
Location Preference
Open to relocation
Work Pattern
Full-time
Employment Preference
Permanent Positions
Freelance Assignments
New York, NY, USA