Our team


Xavier Van Gaver


Business leader and retail expert with more than 20 years of retail & brand image experience in 40 countries, including 11 years for L’OREAL Group as a General Manager in China, France, Russia and Taiwan.

Xavier founded SINA RETAIL & IMAGE in 2010, a retail design agency with offices in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Guangzhou. SINA RETAIL & IMAGE has worked for major international and Chinese clients across multiple industries including L’OREAL, LVMH, UNILEVER, LITTLE STAR, MARK FAIRWHALE Groups…

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Candice Meyer

Co-Founder and Brand Strategist

Branding and marketing expert with 15 years of marketing & communications experience in the fashion, beauty, wellness and food industries in France and China (LVMH, YVES ROCHER Groups…).

Candice has collaborated with SINA RETAIL & IMAGE since 2016. Working closely with the agency’s clients on strategic planning, she has helped establish clear brand foundations, guide the work of the creative teams and build successful brand activations.


Our culture


Absolute Commitment

We are passionate and dedicated, we put our best effort and take full ownership of our projects


Absolute Service 

We care for our people and clients, we cultivate close collaborations and always go the extra mile


Absolute Entrepreneurship

We are resourceful, adaptable and down-to-earth, we always find a way to make it happen


Absolute Innovation

Our curiosity and openness keep us think out of the box and invent what’s next

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