Kinvara Balfour

Kinvara is a director, producer, writer and speaker. Her work spans the worlds of fashion, tech, theatre and film.

Kinvara has advised and directed the launch of several major tech start-ups in UK and USA. She hosts conversations with global game-changers on stage and directs them on film. She speaks at conferences around the world about fashion, tech and the zeitgeist. She has also written and performed in several plays. She is currently developing a docu-series about creative visionaries and mavericks, filmed with the iPhone and set to air online later this year.

As of 2014, Kinvara hosts Fashion in Conversation with Apple Inc., an exclusive series of interviews with creative icons at the Apple store in London and New York which is available to an audience of over 900 million on iTunes.

As a public speaker, Kinvara speaks at events around the world for global brands and corporations including Procter & Gamble (for whom she compiles an International Trend Report), Richemont, MARKA, Metail, BFC Fashion Forum, Beyman, Canon, Jimmy Choo and Coutts. Kinvara has lectured at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum. In 2014, she was one of a few young women invited to speak at President Obama’s Global Entrepreneurship Summit. In 2015, she spoke at the Access Leadership Conference with a roster of speakers including Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak.

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