A native of Brazil, Birman was born into a family that worked the South American footwear market since the 1970’s, so he was destined to create beautiful, handcrafted shoes. In the spring of 2008, Birman launched his namesake Alexandre Birman collection, which focused on luxury, femininity, and sophistication. The collections are entirely created by hand from luxurious, imported raw materials and exotic reptile skins reminiscent of his Brazilian roots. High quality and excellent design of his shoes gave to Alexandre Birman appreciation from all fashion world. His fans include many Hollywood starlets.