Commercial & Operations
Commercial Director EMEA  - Paris Based – Premium French Fashion Brand

Commercial & Operations
Commercial Director EMEA  - Paris Based – Premium French Fashion Brand


The Brief

Our client for this search was an International premium French fashion brand which had recently benefited from financial investment to support their global expansion. We met with the Global CEO and Managing Director in their Paris Headquarters to fully discuss the brief and understand the ideal profile for the role. We were retained by the client on this brief and agreed the timescales for the project to be completed by. The key requirements were to find a candidate with senior level expertise in retail and wholesale with extensive contacts across the EMEA markets, with a strong track record in premium fashion, and fluency in French.

An inspiring leader, with the ability to mentor and develop a stable team who would create change in a positive and successful way while working closely with the CEO and Creative Director in Paris.

The Brief

Our client for this search was an International premium French fashion brand which had recently benefited from financial investment to support their global expansion. We met with the Global CEO and Managing Director in their Paris Headquarters to fully discuss the brief and understand the ideal profile for the role. We were retained by the client on this brief and agreed the timescales for the project to be completed by. The key requirements were to find a candidate with senior level expertise in retail and wholesale with extensive contacts across the EMEA markets, with a strong track record in premium fashion, and fluency in French.

An inspiring leader, with the ability to mentor and develop a stable team who would create change in a positive and successful way while working closely with the CEO and Creative Director in Paris.

The Process

Through a tailored search of the market, alongside networking and recommendations we identified a candidate with proven experience in premium fashion and overseeing a European retail business, international business development with a true entrepreneurial approach. Within 6 weeks of commencing the search a shortlist of 4 candidates were presented which led to an offer being made to the preferred candidate. They have since added huge value to the business with driving profits and enabling growth via entry into new markets.

The Process

Through a tailored search of the market, alongside networking and recommendations we identified a candidate with proven experience in premium fashion and overseeing a European retail business, international business development with a true entrepreneurial approach. Within 6 weeks of commencing the search a shortlist of 4 candidates were presented which led to an offer being made to the preferred candidate. They have since added huge value to the business with driving profits and enabling growth via entry into new markets.

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