Renee Cuoco is the managing director at Rejina Pyo and an associate at the Centre for Sustainable Fashion. Previously CSF's education for sustainability project manager, Cucoco led the centre's knowledge exchange work, alongside managing research and education projects. Exploring design for sustainability and education for sustainable development principles, Cuoco is interested in cross-discipline collaboration and the role of designers beyond the creation of product.
Cuoco has a background in law and fashion and textile design. With experience working with high-end designers and luxury brands, Cuoco has a holistic understanding of the fashion industry, from conceptual design and craftsmanship to the driving factors behind commercial business. Working across business and education projects Cuoco has collaborated with various private and public funding bodies, that include working with Nike on the Mobilize Makers project and delivering the Fashioning the Future Summer School 2013 with funding from the British Council.