Over the weekend, Gaia Trussardi announced that she is leaving the role of Creative Director of her family business.
She spent five years as the head of the collections which began with with a strong menswear line for Spring/Summer 2014. Granddaughter of Dante Trussardi helped the brand reach an international status with a wide use of the finest leather, in an official statement released by the Italian label, Trussardi said that:
“Gaia Trussardi today resigned from the position of Creative Director, to pursue new professional challenges. The company would like to thank Gaia for her contribution over the last five years, which has allowed Trussardi Group to transform the image of its collections, and to develop the brand at international level.”
Her sister, Beatrice, left the family business in 2016 by selling 25% share to their brother Tomaso. We are yet to learn of the successor.