Diesel clothing is created by a top notch design team that is lead by Wilbert Das, who has worked for Diesel clothing since 1988. Wilbert Das began as a designer of the Male, Leather, Kids, and Accessories lines. He quickly became the head of style and creative ideas for Diesel clothing, and in 1993 was officially given the title of Creative Director.
Wilbert Das is responsible for tasks for Diesel clothing like directing all product designs and all advertising and communication campaigns. From new media and merchandising, advertising, retail and interior esign campaigns and planning fashion shows and events, Wilbert Das is simply the Man. Not only that, but he is also behind the development of new brand extensions like furniture, houseware, and automobiles. All aspects of the Diesel clothing style and image fall under Wilbert Das responsibilities.
Recently, Diesel clothing has turned its attention to endorsing young creativity by sponsoring activities in the youth market by sponsoring many projects and events like the Diesel U Music contest and the Diesel Wall artistic program. Diesel clothing is a founding partner of the International Talent Support and has been for many years, and the company also has offered sponsorship and creative contributions to the Viennas Life Ball AIDS charity. Diesel clothing has also been involved in the Sundance Film Festival.
Diesel clothings innovative approach to marketing, under the direction of Wilbert Das, has made the company the first clothing company to market their clothing in video games, and also has a unique approach to fashion shows and events. The clothes that are conceptualized and then put on the runway are fresh, dynamic, and different, which is not only the whole point of Diesel clothing, it is its key to success. The line boasts of specially designed styles of jeans for both men and women, and incorporates all of the famous and exclusive details from the two brands into them.
The fact that Diesel clothing sees the world as a no boundaries macro culture allows it to incorporate many cultural tastes into its clothing. Diesel clothing, ever since it began, has maintained a reputation of not following the fashion trends of the time, but pioneering new looks and taking chances on new ideas. The Diesel Jeans team, under the direction of Wilbert Das, has always designed clothing that speaks to independent people.