Valentina Ignatova


Role: CMO

Industry: Retail

Membership status: Active member

Valentina is a Co-founder and CMO of the fashion brand BY FAR.

Valentina studied Marketing and Media at Webster University in Geneva. After graduating in 2010, Valentina took part in her family’s business in the construction industry in Bulgaria and Russia. In mid-2016, Valentina, her twin sister Sabina, and their best friend Denitsa launched their company BY FAR with the idea of creating fun, contemporary accessories, easy to wear by girls everywhere. The label’s shoes and bags are today sold in the most prestigious department stores in the world and worn by celebrities such as Michele Obama, Beyonce, Kendall Jenner and the Hadid sisters.