Roger Tredre is Course Leader of MA Fashion Communication at Central Saint Martins. From 1999 to 2006 he was editor-in-chief of WGSN, the online fashion trends and research business. From 2010 to 2013 he was a senior vice president at Stylus.com, the innovation service. In the 1990s he was arts correspondent at The Observer and fashion correspondent at The Independent. He has also edited trends magazine Viewpoint and contributed to magazines and newspapers worldwide. He is co-author of The Great Fashion Designers, published in 2009 by Berg.