Founder and executive chairman, Net-a-Porter
Natalie Massenet has ensured Net-a-Porter retained its leading positioning in the luxury online market, most notably with the launch of menswear site Mr Porter in February, which has been lauded for its unrivalled balance of editorial content and sought-after brands. Her relationships with high-end brands make her rivals green with envy, as she continues to lure exclusive labels. Innovations such as Net-a-Porter Live keep Massenet at the forefront of fashion technology.
Most likely to… Keep a careful watch over her team. Massenet’s office sits at the end of the open plan building in a raised glass-fronted room.
Last year’s position 33