Hannah and Hamish Acland started Mons Royale in 2009. Both coming from High Country farms, they have a natural affinity for merino wool and the mountains in which the wool is grown.
Hamish’s skiing and Hannah’s design background combined with their farming roots has given Mons Royale a unique platform to create a brand from – which includes their love for action and adventure sports.
Today, Hannah continues to lead the brands design direction, with Hamish as CEO. The team of two has grown globally to over 40 staff across three offices. Vancouver, Innsbruck and Wanaka.
Born from the mountains of New Zealand, Mons Royale creates high-performance merino apparel. They believe that by enabling participation and progression and reducing their rider’s impact on the planet we can better people and planet.
They believe by enabling and inspiring people to participate and progress in action and adventure sports ultimately improves health and well-being. When people become passionate for a sport they are more likely to protect it’s environment. By shifting to natural performance materials, we can reduce our impact on the planet.