denza is an international recruitment company specialising in placing exceptional candidates in roles at every level in the fashion industry.


In 1988 Vanessa Denza founded denza, a recruitment company known for exceptional candidate and client service.

In the 2004 honours list Vanessa Denza was appointed a Member of the British Empire (MBE) for her outstanding contribution to the British fashion industry for the past 30 years.

Having originated specialising in recruitment for design denza is now able to facilitate clients and candidates across non-design areas of fashion, in addition to senior and executive roles across all disciplines.


Design: Womenswear design, Menswear design, Childrenswear design, Lingerie design, Denim design, Knitwear design, Accessories design, Footwear design, Textile design for fashion (Print design, Embroidery design, Embellishment design) and Homewares.

Non-design: Product development, Production, Studio management, Fabric sourcing, Marketing, Design room assistance, Garment technology, Pattern CuttingVisual Merchandising, Wholesale/sales Account management, Brand Management, Licensing and Consultancy.