Mireille Mpere

CO-FOUNDER & DESIGNER

ZYMPALA

Published on 18/10/20

Mireille MPERE is an experienced creator, designer and seamstress. Always sensitive to fashion. She creates high-end, urban and comfortable clothing for women and men. Co-founder of the fashion company Zympala, which draws its inspiration from the cultural, historical, social and geographical heritage of Africa. This signature in his creations is now Zympala’s trademark.

Academic background

– Bachelor’s degrees in management and fashion design (ESM / UQAM)
– Certificate in entrepreneurship HEC Montreal
– Technical studies diploma (1st university cycle) leather, textile, clothing.

Industry involvement 

Zympala is a member of the metropolitan fashion / mmode cluster and participates in several fashion shows in Montreal and Ottawa. Zympala products are marketed internationally, which contributes to the influence of the Quebec fashion industry.

Community involvement 

The Zympala Foundation helps young girls who are discriminated against by giving them a second chance through several activities aimed at their financial empowerment.

A word that defines you

Passion

« It’s up to you to identify your talent and develop it. With a healthy dose of self-confidence, it is possible to be successful through hard work, resilience in the face of challenges, and the determination to transform the opportunities that come your way. »