Introduction to the Programme
Welcome to SOFE the global hub for Social and Sustainable Fashion Entrepreneurs !
Please watch our induction videos and read the SOFE Syllabus
Fiori is an academic and a social entrepreneur; holds an award winning PHD on Social Franchising & Entrepreneurship from Brunel Business School (BBS), UK. Candidate Post-DoctorateResearcherat Athens University of Economics & Business (AUEB) where she is also Lecturing Social Entrepreneurship; Holds an MBA BBS; BSc in Ec. AUEB. Actively involved in business incubators and the start-up entrepreneurship ecosystem in Greece. Executive Producer of the TV Show ‘Social Growth’. Founder & CEO of SOFFA.gr- Social Fashion Factory integration into work and entrepreneurship for refugees and trafficked immigrants; She is the Country Coordinator of the global movement Fashion Revolution.org in Greece. Founder & President of The Nest.org.grSocial Growth Incubator. Fiori designed n’ leads the EU funded Erasmus+ multi-country programmes for the incubation of “Social & Sustainable Fashion Entrepreneurs” and the “Social Growth for Trafficking and Refugees”. Her research is being published in conferences, journals and books around the globe. She was invited at the Skoll World Forum 2016 on Social Entrepreneurship in Said Oxford University, SOFFA was shortlisted for the Skoll Venture Award’16, Won sponsorship at Web Summit 2016. She was the Start Up Europe Week 2016 ambassador in Athens. She is a trained facilitator in design thinking methodologies. Designed The Diploma of Social Entrepreneurship at City Unity College. Founded her first company Zita Social in London in 2003 while doing her MBA. Watch her TEDx talk ‘Are you still dreaming how to be a Doer?”, documentary ‘Learning from Abroad’ Follow her TwitterFBLinkedIn#soffagr #thenestgreece #fiorizita; email:[email protected]