Mónica Seabra-Mendes

She holds a Masters’ in Luxury, Fashion and Art Management from Sorbonne University, Paris and a degree in Business Communication from ISCEM, Lisbon.

She began her career in the Press Department at Guy Laroche’s Haute Couture House in Paris and then held several positions at L’Oréal in the area of communication and marketing. She was the Marketing Director for the Japanese brand Shiseido and consultant for the Iberian market, and was also Marketing Director for the Clarins Group, in Spain and in Portugal, respectively. 

She directed the Executive Program "Luxury Brand Management" in Miami, a partnership program with the Institut Supérieur de Marketing du Luxe - Paris and the "Luxury Brand & Retail Management" executive program at the University of Dubai.

She is the founder and partner of Affluencial - a platform dedicated to consultancy and training in the luxury area.