Walpole British Luxury has appointed former Asos director Michelle Emmerson as managing director with immediate effect.
Reporting to Walpole chairman Ben Hughes, Emmerson will be responsible for driving the not-for-profit organisation towards its “next stage of growth.”
Prior to her role as group services and people director as Asos, a role she held since July 2011, Emmerson was group HR director at BBC and EMI Music.
Hughes said: “Michelle is a valuable addition to the Walpole British Luxury team. The board and I look forward to drawing on her experience and expertise in driving Walpole to its next stage of growth.”