Since Harvey Nichols first opened in Knightsbridge in 1831, it has led the way in sourcing the most desirable and cutting-edge designer brands. Recognised as the UK's premier luxury fashion retailer, Harvey Nichols is internationally renowned for its expertly edited fashion and beauty merchandise, premium food and wine offer and award-winning restaurants.
Harvey Nichols has seven stores within the UK and Ireland, consisting of four large-format stores in London, Edinburgh, Leeds and Manchester, and three small-format stores in Birmingham, Bristol and Dublin. The new beauty concept store, Beauty Bazaar, Harvey Nichols, opened in Liverpool in November 2012.
All UK stores have luxury Foodmarkets and Restaurants, Cafés or Brasseries. Harvey Nichols also owns and operates OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie on the South Bank in London.
In addition to this, there are seven large-format stores overseas: two in Turkey (Istanbul and Ankara), one in Riyadh, one in Dubai, two in Hong Kong and one in Kuwait. Harvey Nichols Baku, Azerbaijan, will open in spring 2014.
Harvey Nichols stores offer the ultimate fashion experience. Seen as ‘the place to be’, Harvey Nichols is the club that doesn’t require a membership. Exclusive, niche and established labels sit alongside accessible everyday collections, offering customers the must-have edit for all their wardrobe needs – from everyday to extraordinary.
Dickson Poon - Chairman
Dr Poon has been Chairman of Harvey Nichols since October 1991. Through a family trust, he wholly owns Harvey Nichols Group Ltd, and is the majority shareholder of Dickson Concepts (International) Ltd, which is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, and S.T. Dupont SA, which is listed on the Paris Bourse. Dr Poon is the Group Executive Chairman of The Dickson Group, which he founded in 1980. The Group's retail network currently totals 295 shops worldwide, comprising 49 in Hong Kong, 128 in the rest of China, seven in Macau, 86 in Taiwan, 17 in Singapore and eight in Malaysia, plus marketing subsidiaries throughout the Far East and major European markets.
Julia Bowe - Group Press & Marketing Director
Julia Bowe joined Harvey Nichols in May 1998 from Liberty plc, where she held the position of Marketing Director. She previously worked for the Austin Reed Group, where she was responsible for marketing the retail and wholesale brands within the group. She has a BA (Hons) degree in Business Studies and Marketing, and holds a diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing. She is a member of The Marketing Society.
Monica Goitiandia - Group HR & People Development Director
Monica Goitiandia joined Harvey Nichols in July 2010 from Coopers of Stortford, where she held the position of Human Resources and People Development Director. She previously worked for Tesco plc, where she was responsible for HR and Capability, reporting to the main board, and prior to that was Director of HR and Capability with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Monica has a BA (first class) degree in Industrial Psychology and a master's degree in Business Administration. Monica is a member of the Council of Governors of Bishop's Stortford College. She is also a member of the CIPD and the Institute of Directors.
Daniela Rinaldi - Group Concessions & Beauty Director
Daniela Rinaldi joined Harvey Nichols in June 1986. She became Controller of Perfumery and Concessions in 1996, and in 2009 was promoted to the board as Concessions & Beauty Director. Daniela is on the board of Cosmetic Executive Women and is a member of the Institute of Directors.
Barry Tallintire - Group Property & Facilities Director
Barry Tallintire joined Harvey Nichols in April 2001 as Property & Facilities Controller. He was promoted to the board as Group Property and Facilities Director in 2010. His career started in a private surveying consultancy, where he specialised in Retail Development. Previously he worked for C&A, where he latterly held the position of Head of Property, responsible for their new store opening programme. He has a BSc degree in Quantity Surveying and is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Gordon Drummond - Director, Harvey Nichols Regional Stores Ltd
Gordon Drummond joined Harvey Nichols in April 2003 as General Manager of the Edinburgh store. He was promoted to Store Director in 2010. Formerly Regional Manager with House of Fraser, his retail career spans operational responsibilities across the fashion, tourist and visitor-centre sectors. A graduate from Durham University, he is a member of the Institute of Directors and sits as a non-executive director on several boards.
Stacey Cartwright - Chief Executive Officer
Stacey Cartwright joined Harvey Nichols as Chief Executive Officer of the Harvey Nichols Group of Companies on 17 February 2014. Prior to Harvey Nichols, Stacey served as Executive Vice President of Burberry plc until July 2013, having joined as Chief Financial Officer in March 2004. Previously, she held the role of Chief Financial Officer at Egg plc, between 1999 and 2003, and from 1988 to 1999 she held various finance-related positions at Granada Group plc, including Director of Finance and Corporate Development, culminating in the position of Commercial Director, Media Division. Stacey began her career with Price Waterhouse, where she qualified as a Chartered Accountant. She is also a non-executive director of GlaxoSmithKline plc.
Manju Malhotra - Group Finance Director
Manju Malhotra joined Harvey Nichols in May 1998 as a newly qualified chartered accountant. She initially took on the role of Internal Audit Manager and then became Group Accountant within the Finance department. She was promoted to Financial Controller in 2003 and then to Group Finance Director in 2010.
Sandrine Deveaux – Multichannel Director
Sandrine Deveaux joined Harvey Nichols in May 2011 from Matches, where she held the position of Marketing and E-commerce Director, reporting to the owners and leading the business from a London-based boutique to a leading online fashion destination. Prior to that, Sandrine worked at AOL, where she led the development of the content and video offering, and at Bloomberg Media as Head of Content Distribution in Europe. Sandrine graduated from French business school ISC and holds a master’s degree in Technology from ESSEC.
Paul Finucane - Group Stores Director
Paul Finucane joined Harvey Nichols in January 2004 as General Manager of the flagship Knightsbridge store. He was promoted to the board as Director in 2010. His career began in 1984 with Harrods Ltd, where he held various management roles within both Fashion and Home departments before being appointed General Manager. Paul was promoted to his current role in April 2011 and is a member of the Institute of Directors.
Iain Mackenzie - Director, Harvey Nichols Regional Stores Ltd
Iain Mackenzie joined Harvey Nichols in 2006 as General Manager of the Manchester store and was appointed as Store Director in 2012. Prior to joining Harvey Nichols, Iain worked for Selfridges in both the Oxford Street Flagship store and Manchester Trafford Centre.