Alison van Veggel
Ali is a creative brand and marketing communications strategist with over 18 years experience in the retail sector both in the UK and abroad and has worked for a number of retailers including Tesco, Dixons and Homebase across all channels; she also ran her own agency specialising in retail marketing and set up design and production studios in the Far East and UK to support sourcing activity for own label brands.
She has the strategic vision to create, deliver product and channel initiatives that inspire and resonate with customers, whilst coaching people to promote collaborative working relationships in matrix organisations internationally. Commercially orientated, able to translate the business goals into executable channel strategies that strike the balance between innovation and transformation she prides herself in still offering key differences to major competitors. Ali is a Freeman of the City of London and in her spare time, enjoys interior/garden design, pilates, swimming and getting creative in the kitchen!