Our people

Fashion & Dev is a partnership between the following people:

Eric Guichard is a French entrepreneur based in Shanghai since 2000. After setting up several sourcing offices for European clients in the fields of textile and manufacturing, Eric had the opportunity to take over the activities of Nouvel SA, a pioneer of China sourcing since the 1960s.

Nathalie Tessier is a Paris-based a fashion professional who has managed purchasing departments for leading ready-to-wear brands. With over 20 years of experience, she brings unique product marketing skills. She also teaches marketing to postgraduate students at ESMOD ISEM.

Céline Légey-Salisian is our Los Angeles-based agent. After working as a buyer for French fashion brands in Paris, she moved to Southern California where she became Production Manager and Product Developer for Ed Hardy Shoes and Nine West Original Sneakers. She studied International Business at the University of Paris XI and graduated from the Fashion University of Lyon II with a Master in Fashion Business and Product Marketing.

We have a team of highly skilled merchandisers and quality controllers based in Shanghai, close to China's main production areas. Our office staff have proven experience in apparel manufacturing and have worked with major fashion clients.