Date: 17 March 2022

Time: 6:15 PM SGT

In this year’s first Distinguished Speaker Series (DSS) edition, we feature Alison Loehnis, President, Luxury and Fashion – NET-A-PORTER, MR PORTER and THE OUTNET, part of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP. She has been instrumental in growing NET-A-PORTER to become a pioneer in the e-commerce industry – having successfully married cutting-edge technology with luxury fashion to give its millions of loyal customers from around the world a seamless shopping experience across all devices,

In this intimate fireside chat on 17 March (Thurs),  Alison will talk about how technology has changed the business of fashion and women in the fashion industry.

About the speaker 

Called the “most powerful woman in retail” by The Daily Telegraph, Alison Loehnis is the President of Luxury and Fashion at NET-A-PORTER, MR PORTER and THE OUTNET, part of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP, the world’s leading online luxury and fashion retailer. Since joining NET-A-PORTER in 2007, Loehnis has led the business through major strategic growth, including the launches of THE OUTNET in 2009 and MR PORTER in 2011. Loehnis is renowned for being a passionate advocate of the customer – and to this end, she has focused on the personalisation and localisation of the digital-shopping experience to ensure deeper, more meaningful engagement with the Group’s 1.2 billion-strong audience across its online destinations. Her previous experiences include working for the LVMH Group, The Walt Disney Company, Hachette Filipacchi Magazines and Saatchi & Saatchi.

Watch the Distinguished Speaker Series (March 2022) video below