London Summit 2018
26 June 2018 | Tobacco Dock, London
An event to discover, explore and connect with change-makers from over 600+ global brands, retailers, agencies, startups and tech companies.

Brands We Work With

Landis Smithers

Chief Creative Officer, The Standard International Management

As Head of Marketing at Grindr, his team took the world's largest gay social network & grew it into a full lifestyle brand, across live events, product innovations & a new content hub, ultimately increasing company value by 170% in 18 months.
Now, as Chief Creative Officer of Standard International, he will join the team to re-imagine the legacy boutique hotel into a full brand, & help launch the core offering to an international audience.

Carla Cammilla Hjort

Founder & Director, Space10

Carla Cammilla Hjort is the co-founder and director of SPACE10 - a future living lab in Copenhagen - set up in close collaboration with IKEA. Their overall goal is to create opportunities for a better and more sustainable way of living. www.space10.io

Daan Roosegaarde

Artist & Innovator, Studio Roosegaarde

Roosegaarde graduated from The Berlage Institute with a master in architecture. He founded Studio Roosegaarde in 2007, where he works with his team of designers and engineers towards a better future. Together they develop ‘Landscapes of the Future’ building smart sustainable prototypes for the cities of tomorrow. Roosegaarde is a Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum and named Artist of the Year 2016 in The Netherlands.

Anna Lucuk

Vice President, Corporate Responsibility, Coty Inc.

Anna oversees Coty’s corporate responsibility globally; and, since the launch of the company just two years ago, has created a wholly new social platform - We Stand For You - committed to fighting prejudice.

Trinny Woodall

Founder, TRINNY LONDON

Over the last three years Trinny has done for beauty what she once did for fashion, demystifying the illusion and providing personalised beauty solutions through her impressive and growing social media presence. With over 600,000 engaged women worldwide, Trinny has proven that she can speak to women, wherever they are and in whichever way will most impact their lives.

Millie Kendall MBE

CEO, British Beauty Council, Marketing Director, BeautyMART

During her career as a retail maven and brand creator Millie Kendall has been instrumental in the success of cult brands including Shu Uemura, Aveda, Tweezerman, L’Occitane and Ruby & Millie. In 2007 Millie was awarded an MBE for services to the cosmetics industry.

Anna-Marie Solowij

Co-Founder, British Beauty Council & Beauty Mart

Anna-Marie Solowij is an award-winning beauty journalist with more than 25 years experience. She has written for the majority of magazines and newspapers over the years but began her career at Marie Claire in 1988. Six years as Beauty Director of ELLE followed, which she left in 2006 to pursue a freelance career consulting and writing for publications including the Guardian and Evening Standard.

Kelly Kowal

Managing Director, Black & White, Farfetch

As Managing Director of Farfetch Black & White, Kelly’s role is focused
on leading her team to build revolutionary multi-channel e-commerce
solutions and operating e-commerce sites for luxury brands and
retailers.

Ilina Scott

Lead Creative Strategist - Northern Europe, Google ZOO

Ilina's breadth of experience in strategy and innovation includes working in digital and comms planning at Mindshare, as well as client-side at adidas as global brand strategist. She is currently the lead creative strategist at Google ZOO in Amsterdam. The ZOO is Google’s creative think tank for brands and agencies, using design thinking and sprints to co-create innovative uses of Google tech.

Alexandra Scolding

Head of Buying - Face & Body, ASOS

Alex Scolding is Head of Buying for Non-Clothing at ASOS, the global destination for fashion-
loving 20-somethings. She is responsible for the sourcing and trading of categories such as Face & Body, footwear, bags, accessories and other new lines of business.
Prior to joining ASOS, Alex spent close to 20 years working in senior buying roles for among
other brands, Zalando and Burberry. She began her career with John Lewis.

Mark de Lange

Founder & CEO, Ace & Tate

Following years of experience in Investment Funding and Marketing, Mark gained the confidence and the know-how to follow his dream and start a business of his own in his hometown, Amsterdam. Since the launch of Ace & Tate in 2013, he has maintained a creative influence over all brand decisions and continues to drive its underlying philosophy: to offer high quality, thoughtfully designed glasses at a fair price.

Sarah Rotheram

Chief Executive, Miller Harris

Sarah is passionate about perfume, craftsmanship and the Miller Harris brand values.
Sarah’s vision for the brand includes reimagining and infusing personality into the existing
foundations and injecting a more dynamic attitude, in addition to taking the brand to new
markets with a focus on the global expansion whilst retaining the very heart of what makes
Miller Harris so special and unique.

Sharmadean Reid MBE

Founder, WAH Nails

Brand consultant, stylist, entrepreneur, mentor…Sharmadean Reid has one foot in the street and one foot in the boardroom. Sharmadean started a fanzine called WAH, a reaction to the wave of bootyshaking videos in 2004, in order to promote females in creative industries. With three successful issues sent to “Downtown Girls Worldwide”, Sharmadean took it online, as one of the pioneers of blog culture.

Dr. Carsten Keller

Vice President for Direct-to-Consumer, Zalando SE

Dr. Carsten Keller is responsible for the platform’s digital partner services (e.g., Data/Insights, Connected Retail, Marketplaces). Carsten joined Zalando in 2016 to found the Direct-to-Consumer unit and accelerate the Partner Program. Prior to joining Zalando, he served clients in the Fashion and Sportswear industry as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company for twelve years.