Home-grown Malaysian renowned fashion stylist, Victor Goh is a celebrated name synonymous to the local fashion scene, where he lives and breathes fashion.
His humble beginning dates back to 1978 where She first started as a fashion designer, slowly working his way up in the fashion industry. An early pioneer of Malaysian fashion, Victor made his mark in Singapore where in 1986 garnered him the prestigious title of Designer of the Year. In 1988 he returned to Kuala Lumpur after a decade of hiatus in Singapore, where he opened his own boutique followed by two major fashion shows. Not holding back, he launched his second line, a ready-to-wear label - VGKL in 1992 while making time consulting the then major retail Chain, Yaohan, in which a position he took up in 1990 heading the 'Advertisement 1 Promotions Divisions' including the Visual Merchandising Department.
In 1990 Victor also ventured into the advertising industry as a freelance stylist for both film and print. He collaborated with top film directors both locally and internationally and soon made his mark to become one of the most sought—after fashion stylists in the TV commercial industry. Victor has also won several awards for 'Best Costume Design. on some of the TV commercials he had worked on.
In 2001, Victor represented Malaysia at the Moet a Chandon "A Tribute to Asia Pacific Designers. in Hong Kong where he was exclusively interviewed by CNN about his Malaysian traditional influenced creations - the Kebaya and its Malaysian elements.
It was only at the turn of the century, that Victor decided to venture into fashion styling to redefine himself. With a career spanning and outstanding 3 decades, Victor has achieved many laurels both as a fashion designer and stylist. His style has instantly earned him a reputation as one of the IT stylists today, in which he was crowned with the influential 'Fashion Stylist of the Year" award for two consecutive years at the Malaysian International Fashion Awards. (MiFA, 200312004).
Having based his work in Singapore, New York, Shanghai, Victor is currently based in Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai where his projects still takes his around the South-East Asia region, and beyond, including China, Singapore, Japan, Taiwan and the United States. Apart from his hectic schedule as a stylist working on many editorial masterpieces, Victor has styled numerous runway presentation and advertising Campaigns. He also consults fashion houses as an independent consultant and Occasionally guest-lectures fashion and beauty in local institutions.