Yannick Aellen is initiator and director of Mode Suisse, the show and networking platform for select Swiss fashion design. On top of that he conceives and produces fashion events and content. In the noughties, he helped build the Gwand Fashion Festival in Lucerne into an event with international standing. For the Stella/Swiss Awards he was creative director of production for the show. Among others Yannick has worked with Lady Gaga, Daniel Jackson (Louis Vuitton), Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott (Miu Miu), Alexis Mabille and Heidi Klum.