Tory Burch is an American fashion designer who launched her own fashion label in 2004 after working for Vera Wang, Ralph Lauren and Loewe. Her first collection was an instant succes. Today, the brand has more than 140 stores wolrdwide. In 2009 the designer founded the Tory Burch Foundation to help support the economics emporwerment of women in the US through mentoring, entrepreneurial education and business loans. In 2015 Tory Burch launched Tory Burch Sport.