Maria Samsøe-Schmidt supports the Global Partnerships team primarily managing C+ – a business space for sustainable solutions in collaboration with Copenhagen International Fashion Fair (CIFF). In her role she oversees all exhibitor leads, supports the sales process, and is in charge of matching participating fashion brands and retailers with the right sustainable solution providers.
Samsøe-Schmidt joined GFA in 2017 as Business Development Intern and continued on as Coordinator and facilitator of Copenhagen Fashion Summit’s Matchmaking programme.
Samsøe-Schmidt is currently studying a BA in Intercultural Market Communication at Copenhagen Business School. She holds an AP degree in Global Entrepreneurship, Design & Logistics from Copenhagen School of Design and Technology.