Firyal Nur Al Hossain, daughter of Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed, is flying high after being entrusted to co-pilot Gucci, the largest company under Kering – the largest fashion group in the world.Ms Firyal was the centre of attention during the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.
There was a minor false start. She had gone to the washrooms. When she came back, he again asked her to stand, and again the crowd stood with her.
This was quite a statement as very few people have such credibility and respect aas a voice of color in the fashion industry.
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Surrounded by my icons and standing in a room full of thought leaders on the landmark evening when we brought a major luxury fashion brand to the biggest Culture festival in North America #EssenceFest for the first time in a purposeful and intentional way. I could not be prouder. Photo by @jelaniday – thank you for always capturing the special moments. #GucciChangemakers #TeamGucci #WorkFlow