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.
Anita Barr - Group Fashion Buying Director
Anita Barr joined Harvey Nichols in March 2014. She began her career at Harrods in 1992, becoming Buyer for Way In in 1997. Anita joined Selfridges in 1999 as Senior Buyer for Men’s Spirit and Sports, and in 2002 was promoted to Buying Manager for Men’s Contemporary, Spirit and Sports. In 2008, she became Director of Womenswear and Childrenswear, before becoming Director of Menswear in 2011. In the summer of 2013 Anita left Selfridges for AllSaints, where she was Global Merchandising Director until joining Harvey Nichols.
Emma Byrne – Group Communications Director
Emma Byrne joined Harvey Nichols in April 2014 as Group Communications Director. Previously she was Communications Director for Barclays’ Retail Businesses and, prior to that, worked for high calibre brands including Alliance Boots plc and Egg plc. Her early career was with leading international PR consultancy Weber Shandwick, where she advised clients including IKEA, Lever, British Gas and Shell.
Marion Carpentier – Group Food & Hospitality Director
Marion Carpentier joined Harvey Nichols in September 2014 as Group Food & Hospitality Director, overseeing all instore hospitality offers as well as the OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie. Marion previously held the position of Group Operations Director for Ping Pong Dim Sum, as well as senior positions at Ladurée, Le Chateau d’Esclimont in Paris and Le Manoir aux Quat Saisons.
Elizabeth Cowper – Interim Group HR and People Development Director
Elizabeth Cowper joined Harvey Nichols in September 2014 from LVMH, where she held the position of HR Director (Perfumes & Cosmetics UK) where she was responsible for delivering a strategic, commercial and entrepreneurial HR service across six brands. Prior to LVMH, Elizabeth held senior HR positions at both Planet Organic and Fenn Wright Manson.
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.
Shadi Halliwell - Group Marketing & Creative Director
Shadi Halliwell joined Harvey Nichols in June 2014 from O2, where her career spanned 23 years. During this time she was responsible for launching the highly successful entertainment venue, The O2, and was the driving force behind the digital loyalty programmes Priority Tickets and Priority Moments. Most recently she worked on their Be More Dog campaign, which won the company Campaign Magazine’s Brand of The Year award. She was also a member of the team who secured the iPhone exclusively for O2 in the UK.
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.
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.
Fatima Zada - Group Technology & Innovation Director
Fatima Zada joined Harvey Nichols in January 2015 from Burberry, where she held the position of Director of IT Service Integration & Service Management. During her 8 years there, Fatima held several positions in several continents, from the USA and the UAE, to Korea and Hong Kong; growing a wealth of experience in the technology needs of a global luxury player. Prior to her move to Burberry, Fatima worked as an SAP Business Analyst at French Connection and for Fidelity Investments.