Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  News  >  Business Leaders  >  Business Leaders Biography

Business Leaders

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance ProfessionalsCalendarSectors 
HomeAll newsMost read newsBusiness Leaders Biography
Portrait de Christopher Bailey
Age : 47
Public asset : 13,730,237 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Burberry Group plc

Summary 
Mr. Christopher Bailey is on the Board of Directors at Burberry Group Plc. Mr. Bailey was previously employed as Chairman by Fashion Fringe.


Current positions of Christopher Bailey 
NameTitle Since
Burberry Group plc
(Apparel & Accessories Retailers)
President, Director & Chief Creative Officer 2001


Holdings of Christopher Bailey 
NameEquities%Valuation
Burberry Group (BRBY)
Apparel & Accessories Retailers
566,3990.13%12,718,019 USD


Christopher Bailey : Personal Network 


Biography of Christopher Bailey 
Christopher Bailey MBE (born 1971) is the Chief Creative and chief executive officer of Burberry, and is responsible for creating and delivering the company's global vision and business strategy, including overseeing collections, brand imagery, product design, creative marketing, architecture, consumer technology and digital innovation. was born in Yorkshire, the son of a carpenter and a window dresser for Marks and Spencer. He graduated from the Royal College of Art with a Masters degree in 1994 and later received an honorary fellowship from the College in 2004 From 1994 to 1996 he was the Womenswear Designer at Donna Karan and Senior Designer of Womenswear at Gucci in Milan from 1996 to 2001. He joined Burberry in May 2001 as design director and became Creative Director in 2004, and Chief Creative Officer in November 2009.

On 15 October 2013 Bailey was named as the next CEO of Burberry following Angela Ahrendts' departure to Apple in mid-2014. Bailey took up the role of Chief Creative and chief executive officer on 1 May 2014.

Bailey is credited with transforming the fortunes of the company, Bailey masterminded the design of Burberry's largest store, 121 Regent Street in London, opened in 2012, a bricks-and-mortar incarnation of the brand's website. He also oversaw the design and development of the convert|160000|sqft|m2|adj=on Burberry Global Headquarters at Horseferry House in London, opened in 2009.citation needed|date=December 2013

In 2008, Bailey, alongside Angela Ahrendts, established the Burberry Foundation, dedicated to helping young people realise their dreams and potential through the power of their creativity. The Burberry Foundation invests in select charities focused on supporting young people in the key cities in regions where the majority of Burberry employees live and work, and where they are able to participate in volunteer roles.

Personal life
While in Milan, Bailey met and began dating Geert Cloet, brand designer for Miu Miu. He split his time between his home in Milan and England. In 2004, Cloet was diagnosed with brain cancer. He and Bailey moved to Yorkshire to be near Bailey's family. Cloet died the next year.

He has been in a relationship with British actor Simon Woods since 2009.

In May 2014 he became the first openly gay executive among FTSE 100 corporations.

Source @ Wikipedia




Most Read News 
02/16 WARREN BUFFETT : Warren Buffett's Valentine's Day surprise for investors
02/13 STEPHEN SCHWARZMAN : Blackstone appoints real estate boss Gray as Schwarzman's successor
02/17 STEVE WYNN : Top Company News of the Day
02/15 PETER THIEL : Tech Luminary Peter Thiel Parts Ways With Silicon Valley
02/14 ROBIN LI : Baidu earnings beat forecasts, eyes U.S. listing for video unit iQiyi
02/12 JEAN-PIERRE CLAMADIEU : French government backs Solvay's Clamadieu as new Engie chairman
02/15 DAVID THOMSON : Thomson Reuters Chairman Criticized Its $17 Billion Deal with Blackstone
02/16 ROMAN ABRAMOVICH : Co-owners of Russia's Nornickel back in fight for control
02/16 VINCENT BOLLORÉ : Vivendi shares drop as French group's lack of guidance underwhelms
02/13 STEVE WYNN : Top Company News of the Day
More news


© 2018 People and Ownership :   
Advertisement
Christopher Bailey : Connections 
Visit Florida
Taxation Institute of London
Dm Thomas Foundation for Young People
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.
National Centre For Universities & Business
The National Trust
California Travel & Tourism Commission
The Work Foundation
International Brands Management Group Ltd.


Latest news about Christopher Bailey 
02/15 Britain's Burberry pairs up with Farfetch in online push
02/15 Burberry pairs up with Farfetch in online push
01/17 Burberry sales slip in Christmas quarter
2017 LVMH's Celine poised to launch e-commerce venture - sources
2017 BURBERRY : Belgian activist investor hikes Burberry stake as overhaul starts
2017 BURBERRY : Shares Dive, Pointing to Scale of CEO's Task -- 3rd Update
2017 Luxury brand Burberry not luxury enough for new CEO
More news


Popular Business Leaders 
William Ackman Bernard Arnault Jeff Bezos Martin Blessing Kurt Bock Warren Buffett Jean-pierre Clamadieu Gary Cohn Tim Cook Richard Cousins Elmar Degenhart Michael Dell Jamie Dimon Patrick Drahi Carlos Ghosn David Henry Heinrich Hiesinger Carl Icahn Ingvar Kamprad Dara Khosrowshahi Isabelle Kocher Bruno Lafont Daniel Loeb Jack Ma Gérard Mestrallet Laurent Mignon Lakshmi Mittal Rupert Murdoch Elon Musk Michael O'leary Nelson Peltz Sumner Redstone Alexandre Ricard Stéphane Richard Kasper Rorsted Wilbur Ross Eric Schmidt George Soros Rupert Stadler Bernard Tapie Peter Terium Peter Thiel François Villeroy De Galhau Meg Whitman John Williamson Thomas Wilson Elaine Wynn Dieter Zetsche Mark Zuckerberg
A-Z Business Leaders