Entries by Retail Executives


Retail Executives Limited a specialist retail executive search firm has appointed Matthew Parry as Partner. Having started his career as a graduate in the UK retail sector, Matthew joined an international executive recruiter to help launch their retail business. He subsequently joined a prominent International search firm to head up its Consumer Practice in the […]

Retail Executives Limited Appoints Former Very Exclusive Managing Director Sarah Curran-Usher MBE

Retail Executives Limited a specialist fashion & retail recruiter of senior fashion executives has appointed former Very Exclusive Managing Director Sarah Curran-Usher MBE as Partner and Head of the new Retail Advisory division. Curran-Usher is also the Chairman of Richards Radcliffe and a Non-Executive of French Connection. Curran-Usher started her career at The Times on-line, […]

Graphic Design: Building your Fashion Portfolio

A portfolio is a key tool required when applying for any roles within graphic design, and of course roles within the fashion industry are no different. While interviewing well is also equally important, a comprehensive fashion portfolio will help communicate your style, ability, creativity and understanding of the industry to a potential employer. Without a […]

An Education: Choosing the Right Path to get into Fashion

If you’re at a point in your life where you’re looking at the next steps to take in your career, it’s likely that you’ve thought long and hard about what you want to do, what will make you happy, and what will provide you with the lifestyle that you desire. Whether you’re just out of […]

Top 7 London Based Fashion Employers

The fashion industry in the 21stcentury is highly competitive, but break into this industry and you could have an exciting and varied career ahead of you. Carefully selecting who you work for plays a big role in your success, not to mention your happiness in your chosen career. Today there are more fashion brands than […]

Opportunity Spotlight: Exciting & Varied Fashion Roles in Kuwait

We are thrilled to have a number of roles in the fashion industry in Kuwait available this month. Best suited to the ambitious, creative and adventurous, the fashion roles available are ideal for high flyers who want to get ahead in this highly competitive industry. The positions offer great earning potential and the opportunity to […]

The State Of Fashion Executive Recruitment In 2018

In a world where economic success stories have been few and far between in the last decade or so, fashion has beaten the odds. According to recent reports, the industry is set to grow substantially in 2018, paving the way for more choice for consumers, the emergence of new brands and more jobs in the […]

Nick Bubb – The Daily Retailer

If you do not already subscribe to The Daily Retailer, please do have a look. Nick Bubb was a leading retailing analyst in the City for over 30 years, spanning a number of different stockbrokers and investment banks (including Morgan Stanley and Societe Generale). He is a well-known commentator on UK retailing in the press and […]

Richard Hyman – Winners 2017 and beyond

Choosing my Winners list this year is a sobering exercise. A year always has been a long time in retail, but the last 12 months has made it dramatically longer. So looking at last year’s list, I edited the number from 30 to 24. Each year I have reviewed each company and revisited their right