While studying at the school of arts and architecture at UCLA , he accepted a position in home and interiors for Ralph Lauren NYC. Next Barney's NYC in the creative department under Simon Doonan. And last managing flagship and department store  accounts for handbags and accessories under Tom Ford for Gucci NYC

David Galan's inspiration is drawn from youth, architecture, contemporary art and culture with an emphasis on custom developed materials defined by its fusion of craftsmanship and detail.  The collection has been carried at Harvey Nichols, Barney's, Nordstrom and specialty boutiques globally. Featured in InStyle, Cosmopolitan, C Magazine and WWD. Noticing a void of accessories for the well heeled woman, David Galan the brand was created.