×
45 106
Fashion Jobs
BATH & BODY WORKS
Senior Merchandise Planner
Permanent · Reynoldsburg
BATH & BODY WORKS
Talent Acquisition Manager - Logistics - Bath & Body Works - Columbus, oh
Permanent · Reynoldsburg
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Manager, Marketing Operations
Permanent · New York
VICTORIA'S SECRET
Brand Operations Manager-Southridge vs
Permanent · Greendale
FOSSIL
Connected Devices - Senior Product Manager
Permanent · San Mateo
GUESS
Distribution Supervisor
Permanent · Louisville
GUESS
Divisional Merchandise Manager
Permanent · Los Angeles
JCPENNEY
Incident Manager - Business Analyst 2
Permanent · Plano
JCPENNEY
Security Engineer 2 - IT Security & Compliance
Permanent · Plano
JCPENNEY
Senior Technical Project Manager - Stores Pos Delivery
Permanent · Plano
JCPENNEY
Product Analyst - Enterprise Fulfillment & Order Management
Permanent · Plano
FOOT LOCKER
IT End-User Support Specialist
Permanent · Bradenton
FOOT LOCKER
Manager, Visual Experience, Ftl/Lfl/Kfl
Permanent · New York
FOOT LOCKER
Inventory Control Specialist
Permanent · Camp Hill
NEIMAN MARCUS
Business Manager, Chanel - Westchester
Permanent · White Plains
NEIMAN MARCUS
Senior Manager, Group Sales Experience - Bal Harbour
Permanent · Bal Harbour
NEIMAN MARCUS
Senior Manager, Group Sales - Ala Moana
Permanent · Honolulu
NEIMAN MARCUS
Manager, Brand Experience/PR/ Events - Tysons Galleria
Permanent · McLean
NEIMAN MARCUS
Loss Prevention Investigator
Permanent · Denver
NEIMAN MARCUS
sr. Product Manager – Ecommerce Shopping Experience
Permanent · Irving
BLOOMINGDALE'S
Manager, Operations - Chanel
Permanent · New York
BLOOMINGDALE'S
Outlet Keyholder Selling, Full Time: Riverhead
Permanent · Riverhead
Published
Sep 14, 2020
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

BFC adds diversity to its board

Published
Sep 14, 2020

The British Fashion Council is expanding its board of directors with four new appointments it says will help it tackle issues like diversity and inclusion.


Jamie Gill - BFC


The announcement follows the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, which has put the fashion industry under increased scrutiny over the composition of corporate boards. 

The appointments include Jamie Gill, chief executive of luxury designer brand Roksanda, June Sarpong, director of creative diversity at the BBC, Scott Morrison, founder of The Boom!, and Sian Westerman, senior advisor at Rothschild & Co..

They are all joining the board as non-executive directors, effective immediately.

British-Indian Jamie Gill took over as chief executive of Roksanda in 2018 at the age of 30, June Sarpong has dedicated her career to fighting diversity issues and Scott Morrison is the founder of a philosophy that promises to unlock cultural impact. Sian Westerman is a senior adviser at Rothschild & Co, a non-executive director at Fenwick and Nicholas Kirkwood Limited and chairman of FaceGym Holdings Limited. 


June Sarpong - BFC


The appointments add more ethinc backgrounds to a board that was previously majority white. Also sitting on the executive board are chair Stephanie Phair, menswear chair Dylan Jones, chief executive Caroline Rush, chief operating officer Laura Strain, and non-executive directors Anya Hindmarch and David Pemsel.

Stephanie Phair commented: “We are delighted to welcome Jamie, June, Scott and Sian to the British Fashion Council executive board. Each one of them brings unique experience and knowledge to the board and I look forward to working with them on our strategy that will continue to support and promote British talent while tackling the key issues such as sustainability, diversity and inclusion in the fashion industry.”

Copyright © 2021 FashionNetwork.com All rights reserved.