Born in Georgia, David Koma is a London-based fashion designer. He studied Fine Art in St Petersburg and then went on to a bachelors degree at London's Central Saint Martins, ultimately graduating from Louise Wilson's MA programme in 2009. Koma launched his eponymous collection of bold dresses soon after, and has since gained recognition from a celebrity clientele with fans including Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Kylie Minogue. David Koma is also a beneficiary of the NewGen sponsorship scheme.
From 2013-2017, Koma was creative director of Mugler.