In 2003, Haider Ackermann created his own label and presented his first women’s wear collection during Paris Fashion Week.
In 2005, he joined the Belgian company bvba 32 headed by Anne Chapelle. In June 2013, the Ann Demeulemeester and Haider Ackermann became two independent companies.
Influenced by cultural differences, Haider Ackermann is recognized to be a true colorist and to have an energetically stylized eye. His clothes convey a refined contrast of strength and sensuality whose main aim is to empower women and men.