Frederica Brooksworth is an Author, Academic, Researcher and Editor. Her mission is to create impactful solutions to future-proof the global fashion industry and its people through education, research and strategy.
She does this through various initiatives. She is the Executive Director of the Council for International African Fashion Education (CIAFE). Brooksworth is also the Regional Editor (Africa) at Bloomsbury Publishing. Brooksworth has taught at numerous universities and is a lecturer at the London College of Fashion, British School of Fashion, Hult International Business School (London) and Conde Nast College of Fashion and Design. She is a Board Member at BlueCrest University College.
Brooksworth is the Author Fashion Marketing in Emerging Economies Volume 1 and Volume 2 published by Palgrave Macmillan. She is currently Doctoral Candidate at the University of Hertfordshire, with a focus on innovating the fashion education system in order to close the knowledge and skills gap to create employability opportunities and contribute to economic growth.
Brooksworth holds a Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Marketing and a Masters of Arts in Fashion Entrepreneurship and Innovation obtained from the London College of Fashion. In addition to this, Brooksworth has obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning. She also often undertakes Executive Education courses at Saïd Business School at Oxford University. Brooksworth is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.