Corporate Information

The company

Akris is an international fashion house founded in 1922 in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Its sleek collections for women with purpose are designed by creative director Albert Kriemler, epitomizing an effortless modernity that defines a woman’s presence and enhances her charisma.

 The third-generation family-owned fashion house is globally revered for its refined double-face fabrics, finest cashmere, innovative St. Gallen embroidery, and pioneering digital photo printing techniques. Its signature accessories include the horsehair Ai bag and collector’s scarves.

Since 2004, Akris presents its collections at Paris Fashion Week. Akris has subsidiaries in the United States, Japan, and Korea and operates its own boutiques in major cities around the globe. The collections are also available in over 200 selected points of distribution worldwide. 

Facts and Figures

Founded 1922
Founder Alice Kriemler-Schoch
Headquarters St. Gallen, Switzerland
Number of locations Over 500 points of sale worldwide including freestanding boutiques



Felsenstrasse 40
9000 St. Gallen, Switzerland

+41 71 22 777 22

Akris Prêt-à-Porter AG

Kalabinth 21
9042 Speicher, Switzerland

+41 71 22 777 22

Branch Offices

New York

835 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10021, USA

+1 212 717 1170

Akris Japan Ltd.

Ginza 4-chome, Bldg., 8F, 4-5-16, Ginza, Chuo-ku,
Tokyo 104-0061, Japan

+81 3 3535 0207

Akris Korea Co. Ltd.

Namhangang Bldg. 85-3 Chungdam-dong, Kangnam-ku
Seoul 135-102, Republic of Korea

+82 2 3442 5496

Akris China Co. Ltd.

Unit S201, 2F, Shanghai Times Square,
No.99 Middle Huaihai Road,
Huangpu District
Shanghai, 200021, People's Republic of China

+86 21 63910166



6, Avenue Pierre 1er de Serbie
75116 Paris, France

+33 1 4723 0795

New York

835 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10021, USA

+1 212 717 1170


Via Gesú 21
20121 Milan, Italy

+39 02 8295 1315



Akris Prêt-à-Porter AG

Kalabinth 21
9042 Speicher, Switzerland

MwSt-Nr. CHE-116.325.750

Commercial Register of Canton Appenzell Ausserrhoden, CHE-103.428.837

Director: Peter Kriemler

Phone +41 71 227 76 90

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Akris London
30 Old Bond St, Mayfair
London W1S 4QQ
United Kingdom
Mon - Sat 10am - 6pm

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