Your Brand Mentor Anastasia Gurskaya is a Senior assistant buyer at TSUM Moscow, holding a broad range of experience; both in wholesale and buying. Anastasia has 3-years of experience in Designer Womenswear, Buying and has worked at Rainbowwave Showroom in London with brands; such as Peter Pilotto, Gabriella Hearst, Jonathan Simkhai.
Whilst working as a team finding and curating young brands and talent, she worked closely with the international stylist, influencer and ex-creative director of TSUM Moscow - Natasha Goldenberg. Her team were amongst the first worldwide to buy Khaite, starting from their very first season. They were also the first to discover Jacquemus, Cecilie Bahnsen, Peter Do and Casablanca and bought them to Russia.
Anastasia is currently buying Men’s RTW and accessories in TSUM Moscow and DLT Saint Petersburg. She is also consulting on the team working on the first Russian fashion sharing platform, Cloudset (clothing rental) for their business strategy and range of brands.
What to expect from your time with Anastasia:• Retail/ Fashion Buying
• Sales Analysis
• Merchandise Planning
• Trend Analysis & forecasting
• Brand Review
• Vendor communications
• Relationship Building
• Developing approach strategy for Russian market