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Stephanie is a veteran in the luxury and tech spaces having started her career early-on in digital. At Farfetch, Stephanie is responsible for the end-to-end customer experience overseeing marketing, brand, consumer tech product and the Store of the Future proposition. She is a director of Farfetch and sits on the company’s Executive Board. Stephanie was previously founder and President of TheOutnet.com and was part of the Executive team of The Net-a-Porter Group from 2009 to 2015. She has more than 20 years of luxury and e-commerce experience, having worked for Issey Miyake, American Vogue and at start up pre-owned marketplace Portero in NY. She has also consulted with a number of start-ups in the digital space and advised PE firms on investments in the industry.
She regularly mentors young entrepreneurs at the intersection of fashion and technology and is an advisor for venture capital firm Felix Capital. In 2016 she was appointed non-Exec Director on the Board of Moncler SpA, and in May 2018, she was appointed Chairman of the British Fashion Council for a three year tenure, providing strategic direction to the organisation representing the £35bn fashion industry in the UK. She has a degree in Philosophy, Politics & Economics from Oxford and lives in London with her husband and three young children.