Chief executive, Aurora Fashions
If omnichannel was Mike Shearwood’s buzz word in 2011, then 2012 has been all about international. This year the parent company of womenswear chains Oasis, Coast and Warehouse has embarked on aggressive international expansion with the launch of Andotherbrands.com, a multi-fascia web platform in Sweden, the Netherlands, the US, Australia, Spain and France. The company also continues to dominate when it comes to omnichannel, with Shearwood confident it can build on its 90-minute delivery slots with the launch of 60-minute deliveries next year.
Did you know? Shearwood was embarrassed by his number three slot in Drapers’ top five fashion trade crushes in last year’s list.
- Last year’s position 10
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