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The Industry meets Boohoo & Sophia Webster Chairman Peter Williams; W London – Leicester Square, 10 April 2018

Lauretta Roberts
23 February 2018

Peter Williams is one of fashion and retail's best known, most knowledgeable and most respected senior directors. Currently chairman of fast-moving fast-fashion etailer and Sophia Webster, one of a new breed of millennial-focused luxury brands, Peter is an expert at steering some of our industry's most exciting businesses.

A former CEO of Selfridges and chairman of ASOS, where he served for eight year years, Peter has also sat on the boards of a vast number of businesses in fashion, retail and leisure including Cineworld Group plc, Sportech plc, Jaeger, Silverstone, OfficeTeam, Erno Laszlo, the EMI group, Blacks Leisure Group plc, JJB Sports plc, Capital Radio plc, GCap Media plc and the Design Council.

He will be in conversation with The Industry Editor in Chief Lauretta Roberts on Tuesday 10 April at W London – Leicester Square, where he will be sharing the highlights of his career, explaining how he helped lead so many businesses through periods of growth, and offering his advice and insights to members of the audience, who will also get the chance to pose their questions.

The event takes place in the luxury surroundings of the W London - Leicester Square's Screening Room and guests will enjoy complimentary Champagne and the opportunity to network with peers.


5pm Arrivals & Champagne

5.30pm: Talk commences

6.15pm: Audience Q&A

6.30pm: Champagne & Networking

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