Ana Balda obtained a PhD in Communication Cum Laude in 2013 with a doctoral dissertation titled Cristobal Balenciaga: a unique communication policy against the rise of prêt-à-porter. She holds a Master in Managerial/Economics from University of Deusto since 1996. She graduated in Business Administration with Honors at University of Navarra School of Economics in 1993. Currently she is Curator and Associate Lecturer at the Communication Faculty of University of Navarra where she teaches Fashion History and Fashion Press. She has published several articles focused on the field of Fashion and Photography in different academic journals.