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Peter Ingwersen founded Noir, the fashion luxury brand on sustainability in 2005. He also launched an organic and fair-trade cotton initiative out of Uganda, Africa. He is a brand expert with an outside view of transportation from third world, ecological and lifestyle perspectives. He has worked both in start-ups and big corporations. He is driven by zeitgeist trends and inspired by the third bottom-line philosophy. He has lectured on sustainability at Central St. Martins College of Art in London and Bunka, the design university in Tokyo, among other institutions. He is currently on the jury of The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research.