31.08.2021

Fashion-Enter announces Advisory Board

Fashion-Enter is delighted to announce that after 14 years in business, an expert Advisory Board has been created comprising of truly exceptional individuals all providing a much needed sounding board and offering strategic advice and support. 

The board comprises of:

Lord Young of Norwood Green - Lord Young is an Apprenticeship Ambassador supporting FEL within all areas of training at the Fashion Technology Academy. He recently spoke on our behalf at the Houses of Parliament asking why SME's were not being awarded contracts for PPE. 

James Stewart, Business Transformative Executive - former Lean Director at Burberry James has supported the Factory ensuring best practices and lean manufacturing techniques are implemented 

Caren Downie, Fashion Director - an icon in the world of fashion Caren has previously worked as Brand Director at Topshop, Buying Director at ASOS, founder and Brand Director Finery London and now Fashion Director at Lemonade Dolls. Caren has supported FEL from the very beginning in 2006. 

Chris North, Financial Advisor, Permira - as financial advisor for the leading international investment firm providing support to grow ambitious businesses, Chris is an excellent addition to the board

Heather Powell, Head of Property and Construction Blick Rothenberg

Sam Hook, Property Advisor

Diane Southam, Head of Economic Development, Haringey Council

The board meets quarterly to discuss latest financial performance, current projects and contracts, upcoming opportunities and any pressing issues and concerns.