Fabio Piras is an academic and the course director of Central St Martin's MA Fashion Course since 2014.
Italian-born Piras knows the MA Fashion course well, having completed it himself. After his studies he went on to found his own eponymous label that showed during London Fashion Week from 1994 until 2000. He has also had a successful career in both creative direction and consultancy for luxury fashion brands in Europe and China. Piras worked closely with the late Professor Louise Wilson when she ran the MA course for eight years.