Innovating in the Fashion World

London
Runaway East - 10 Finsbury Square London, EC2A 1AF
Feb. 27, 2019, 6 p.m.

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About this event

Fireside chat with David Grunwald is VP of Innovation at Farfetch (valued at over $6 billion) and Heikki Haldre (named in Vogue's "Online Fashion 100" – top 100 most influential names of the digital fashion world).

This talk was co-moderated by Hannah Drew, ex-Amazon Fashion and Head of Global Operations at Google for Startups, Amrit Dhir. 

Heikki Haldre successfully started & exited four companies. The latest one, Fits.me created groundbreaking bio-robotics technology for fashion e-commerce. Fits.me raised €15M in funding & was acquired by Rakuten – one of world’s largest e-commerce companies.

David is Farfetch's VP of Innovation, where he leads open innovation & engagement with startups. Before Farfetch he spent 8 years at Google for Entrepreneurs. Before Google he founded three companies, and consulted to leading international media and technology corporations on product/digital.

Get ready to acquire interesting knowledge, insights and context about the future of fashion. 

Speakers

Heikki Haldre

Heikki Haldre

Fits.me (acquired by Rakuten)

Founder/CEO
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David Grunwald

David Grunwald

Farfetch

VP of Innovation
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Hannah Drew

Hannah Drew

Amazon Fashion

Operations Manager (ex)
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Amrit Dhir

Amrit Dhir

Google for Startups

Head of Global Operations
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When

Feb. 27, 2019
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where

Runaway East
10 Finsbury Square London, EC2A 1AF

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