Hedi Slimane is a French fashion designer and photographer, who is currently the named artistic, creative and image director of CÉLINE
. Previously, Pierre Bergé appointed Slimane to head the men’s ready-to-wear collections at Yves Saint Laurent, which was rebranded as Saint Laurent
, where Slimane later became creative director. He also declined an offer of creative directorship at Jil Sander
, while accepting the position of creative director at Dior
Homme, Christian Dior’s menswear label.