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Emma Watkinson

CEO and co-founder, Silkfred

In creating a business that acts as both a wholesale etailer and online marketplace for emerging brands, Emma Watkinson has carved a niche in the crowded womenswear market. Its 847 brands include Never Fully Dressed and Dancing Leopard. When a label sells well on its marketplace, Silkfred can pick it up wholesale. Sales have doubled each year for the past three years. ”.

Founded in 2012, the £40m business now employs a team of more than 80 at its headquarters in London’s Shoreditch.

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