Thomas completed his BA (Hons) in Fashion Design with Marketing from Central Saint Martins in 2007 and more recently finished an MA in Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship from Goldsmiths, University of London.
With over 10-years industry experience he has worked within the following disciplines; fashion design, visual merchandising, public relations, events management, marketing and communications and brand management.
Over the years Thomas has worked with Diesel, French Connection, Mary Portas and i-D Magazine to name a few. In 2013 he moved to Asia to lead the Fashion Marketing and Management pathway at Raffles International College Hong Kong where he partnered the university with some of the biggest fashion brands in Asia from Lane Crawford to The HUB Shanghai. In Hong Kong he also founded his own marketing and communications consultancy called Beam Experiences Limited, which generates targeted content for a number of high profile clients.
Thomas Empson M.A.
Associate Senior Lecturer
BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion