Occupation: Fashion Markets Editor, Monocle
Signature style: Wabi-Sabi Worldliness
Notable work: Predicted the rise of Scandinavian brands in his August 2010 coverage of Copenhagen Fashion Week.

Takeharu Sato manages to look put together without seeming like too much work went into it. Instead of neckties, he usually prefers scarves, and he hardly buttons the top button of his shirts. The laid-back dressy look suits him well.