Anna Teurnell was appointed Marimekko's Creative Director in 2014. In her role, she leads Marimekko's design team and is responsible for the company's design strategy for fashion, bags and accessories as well as home products.
Anna graduated from Beckmans College of Design in Stockholm and worked for the Hennes & Mauritz Group in several key roles in brand management and design. She also has experience in print design for fashion. In her last position, she worked as the Head of Design/Designer at & Other Stories.
Anna grew up with Marimekko and has had a genuine fondness for its design language her whole life. She is fascinated by the positive Marimekko spirit that stems from a unique marriage of Nordic elements. The first collection she has directed for Marimekko is Spring/Summer 2016.