Sandrine Bernard is the Head of Solstiss USA, Executive Vice-President. Solstiss is a renowned manufacturer of fine lace textiles supplying the Ready-to-Wear, Haute Couture, Bridal, Lingerie, Home Decor and Film/Theatre industries around the world. Ms. Bernard oversees the New York and Los Angeles offices and the Canadian market .
Ms. Bernard began her career in Germany as a Brand Manager for Pimkie, a European fashion line, after which Sandrine was developing product lines and a salesforce in Europe for the intimate apparel division of Chevignon. In 1997, she joined the Pindière Group where during her 7 years there worked successively in the areas of Export Management, Marketing and finally Head of Sales (France & International) before relocating to New York and consulting for well-known fashion and cosmetic brands including Chanel, L' Oréal and Kering.
Ms. Bernard is the President of the Club 600, a member of the French American Chamber of Commerce and of the Fashion Group International, .
She has been a Foreign Trade Advisor for the French Government since 2011.
A graduate of SKEMA Business School in Lille, France, Ms. Bernard also studied at the University of Valencia (Spain) and at Fachhochschule Osnabruck (Germany).