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Nadja Swarovski


London, UK

Executive Board Member & Head of Corporate Branding and Communications


Nadja Swarovski


Since joining the Swarovski family business, Nadja has overseen the brand’s successful repositioning within the fashion, jewellery, design, film and art industries.

Her innovative approach has led to partnerships with institutes, museums and organisations and collaborations with some of the most exciting established and emerging designers. A committed philanthropist, she took over Swarovski's corporate responsibility in 2012 and subsequently launched the Swarovski Foundation.

Nadja was recently made a Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters at the Cercle de l’Union Interalliée in Paris.

Nadja Swarovski’s Newsfeed

One Million Swarovski Crystals Bring Rockstar Dazzle to New Film Rocketman

Swarovski announced today that it has collaborated with BAFTA-nominated costume designer Julian Day to bring show-stopping shine to Rocketman (June 20), the new musical fantasy film from Paramount Pictures based on the life of Sir Elton John.... Nadja Swarovski, Member of the Swarovski Executive Board, commented: “We were thrilled to collaborate once again with Julian Day on the stunning costumes for Rocketman.

A look at the finalists of Swarovski's CSM 2019 prize

The finalists of Swarovski's annual award for first year students at Central Saint Martins delivers excitement, originality and plenty of crystals. In the words of Nadja Swarovski, Member of the Swarovski Executive Board: ‘the competition was established to encourage innovation and support the next generation of design talent by nurturing creative education.’

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Nadja Swarovski’s Background

Executive Board Member & Head of Corporate Branding and Communications
Jan 1995 - Present
Nadja joined Swarovski in January 1995 and became a member of the Swarovski Executive Board in 2011. Swarovski was founded by her great-great-grandfather Daniel Swarovski in 1895 and is the world's leading provider of precision-cut crystal for fashion, jewellery, accessories, lighting, architecture and interiors.
Dec 2012 - Present
Established in 2012, the Swarovski Foundation supports charitable projects under three main pillars: fostering culture and creativity, promoting wellbeing and human rights and conserving natural resources.
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Other Business Interests

Lifetime Patron
Apr 2018 - Present
London, UK
Graduate Fashion Week is a charity organisation founded in 1991 by Jeff Banks CBE, Vanessa Denza MBE and John Walford to unify both UK & International universities & create a stronghold for the creative industries.
2017 - Present
New York, US
One of New York City’s premier public institutions, FIT is an internationally recognized college for design, fashion, art, communications & business. Known for their rigorous, unique & adaptable academic programming, experiential learning opportunities, academic & industry partnerships and commitment to research, innovation & entrepreneurship.
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