Born in Toronto, Canada, raised bilingually in Germany, with German, Filipino, Scottish and Spanish roots, Nils Belonio has a very multicultural background and has already gained a lot of experiences abroad. Spending a year abroad in France in 2009 as a Rotary-Exchange-Student allowed him to gain valuable experience. After graduating high-school in 2012 he has interned in the fashion industry in London as well as in Berlin. In 2013 he then started studying Fashion, Luxury & Retail Management at the European Business College in Berlin. During his studies he has been interning for the leading Commercial Management & Public Relations Agency „Artist Network“ in Berlin for which he is still working as a freelancer. In 2015 he spent a semester abroad at the „Università Cattolica del Sacre Cuore“ in Milan where he has further gained some work experience interning in Brand Communications for the Milan-based fashion brand „De Wallen“.