Co-CEO of European Spinning Group and founder of Ariadne Innovation, Julie advocates for a more sustainable textile industry
After gaining several years of business experience at Arthur D Little and Barco, Julie Lietaer set up her own company, Ariadne Innovation, which offers digital solutions to help fashion and textile organisations become more sustainable. She is also co-CEO of her family’s business, European Spinning Group – an active member of the textile industry.
Julie is an ambassador for sustainable textiles and a member of various boards and networks. She is currently an Entrepreneur in Residence at the Vlerick Entrepreneurship Academy.
Sustainable textiles and fashion
Innovation in textiles
Business model and ecosystem innovation
Personal development in family business