Matthew Orley

MatthewOrley is an entrepreneur, advisor, and angel investor with a focus on the fashion and luxury goods industry.In 2012, he co-founded his namesake brand, Orley. The business launched with a focus on fine knitwear, expanding to a full collection of men’s ready-to-wear in 2014. The brand has become internationally

In 2012, he co-founded his namesake brand, Orley. The business launched with a focus on fine knitwear, expanding to a full collection of men’s ready-to-wear in 2014. The brand has become internationally recognised for its combination of classic yet youthful design with a commitment to the highest quality materials and manufacturing. The collection is available through orley.us, as well as at high-end retailers including Barneys, Bergdorf Goodman, and Opening Ceremony.

As part of Orley, Matthew was awarded the 2016 CFDA Swarovski Award for Menswear, shortlisted for the 2015 LVMH Prize, and wasa finalist for the 2014 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund.

In 2016 Matthew launched Orley Creative Ventures, a platform through which he consults, advises, and invests in early-stage businesses targeting the luxury sector. Matthew is a member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and a graduate of New York University.