Nicolas Santi-Weil is currently CEO of AMI Paris, a luxury men apparel brand founded by designer Alexandre Mattiussi. Prior to this, he was until 2012 co-Founding Partner and Executive Director of The Kooples. Nicolas has over 18 years of experience in the luxury fashion industry having also previously worked with Liste Rouge, high-end French custom shirt maker. He established their business in the US by opening showrooms and offices in New York.
He also acts as Business Angel investing in fashion and lifestyle start-ups, and advising young designers. He seats at the Board of a few of them. Nicolas consults for investment funds and banks specializing in affordable luxury and fashion-tech sectors.
In 2016, he was elected at the Governing Board of « Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode in Paris », as well as the Board of DEFI (Agency for the Economic Development of the French Fashion sector).