Massimo Casagrande pursued his fashion design studies at Istituto Marangoni Milano and then undertook a Master’s degree in Fashion Design from the University of East London.
He was a designer for Versace (Versus menswear, Versace Sport, and Versace Jeans) and then launched his own label (MCG Massimo Casagrande) in 2012. His collections have been shown in Paris and London as part of the Fashion East Menswear: Installations.
He has been an official partner of the London Design Festival, where he has exhibited and curated site-specific collections in sync with contemporary cultural and social issues.
After several years of experience as a Fashion Design Senior tutor at Istituto Marangoni London, Massimo was appointed Programme Leader for the same school.
Currently, he is Director of Education at Istituto Marangoni Miami and collaborates with a number of international clients as an art director, designer, and as a contributor to fashion magazines, public speaker, and moderator.
Massimo also travels often as a guest lecturer holding seminars and workshops around the world and is a mentor and advisor to brands and the Latin American Fashion Summit.