The eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit attracts some of the most insightful and experienced speakers from industry leading companies. This is your opportunity to learn from eCommerce leaders and innovators as they generate a genuine industry debate around the online retail opportunites overseas.
Nisreen Shocair has been the President of Virgin Megastore for the Middle East (VM), a division of Azadea Group Holding, since 2006. Virgin Megastore Middle East is a leading entertainment brand and retailer in the region, synonymous with youth, trend, entertainment and culture.
Todd is responsible for setting up and managing e-commerce platforms in Germany, UK and numerous other country web portals. He manages multi-cultural teams throughout Europe to support Skechers logistics, retail and wholesale strategies. Last year Skechers experienced double digit growth in Europe and is currently the #2 shoe brand in the US.
Dave Elston has extensive retail and online experience at both HMV and Clarks. Initially at HMV, Elston launched a number of exciting online/digital initiatives before moving to Clarks. At Clarks, Dave set up the European eCommerce operation and has successfully launched five transactional websites across Europe.
Sally Heath is the eCommerce Director at New Look and is responsible for trade across the UK and European websites. Sally spent over 15 years in fashion buying before specialising in Ecommerce and loves the pace and innovation that the digital age has brought to retail. New Look’s Ecommerce sales grew over 30% last year and has ambitious growth planned again this year both locally and internationally.
Geoff Scully was appointed Managing Director of Shop Direct Ireland Limited t/a Littlewoods Ireland, in 2005. As Ireland’s leading online department store, Littlewoods Ireland offers a huge range of clothing, footwear, homewares, electrical appliances, toys and gifts.
Cheryl Clifford is Head of International for Hobbs Limited where she is responsible for leading Hobbs’ international development and expansion. Her remit includes ensuring successful delivery of Hobbs’ international strategy by optimising all channels and maintaining brand integrity in all markets.
Meifang Chen joined Alibaba to help European companies expand to Asia and develop new revenue streams. In her role, Meifang is capitalizing on her extensive experience in working with Fortune 500 companies in EMEA and the US in business development, sales and people management.
David Williams is responsible for eCommerce and driving the digital product experience for Deckers Brands in EMEA fully overseeing UGG Australia, Teva and Hoka websites. With all online trading and direct online marketing under his responsibility, David investigates new ways of delivering digital experiences.
Andrew McClelland has been involved in digital commerce for over 11 years and having held senior roles at e-Retail trade body IMRG, has a unique insight into the development of online retail, changing consumer trends and the challenges that incorporating a digital offering into a more traditional retail proposition presents.
Jackie Hill is Head of International for JD Williams & Co where she is responsible for defining and delivering the strategy for market entry into new territories, delivering growth whilst managing profit impact, across multiple channels for JD Williams brands.
James Sproule has been Chief Economist and Director of Policy for the Institute of Directors since January 2014. Prior to joining the IoD, James led Accenture’s UK Research and global Capital Markets Research where he focused on Thought Leadership.
Nir has vast experience in strategic planning and business development, working for over 10 years in managerial positions in the high-tech and financial sectors. Nir served as SVP and Head of Strategy and Business Development at Bank Hapoalim, Israel’s largest bank.
Jasmine joined Royal Mail Group as Director of eCommerce for China in September 2015. Before joining RMG she has worked for UKTI since 2012 as China market specialist for the East Midlands region, where she was also the manager for CBBC.
Jules Birch is the founder and driving force behind Works with Water Nutraceuticals – the UK’s first company to develop a range of soluble and ready-to-eat food supplements containing ingredients which are clinically proven to have a direct impact on skin health.