Fashion & Luxury


BlackBook is a best-in-class consultancy and search practice within the fashion and luxury industry. Our experience and deep technical knowledge means we are trusted by some of the most iconic global and emerging brands to find the most in demand and hard to find talent. Our accomplishments span a variety of placements across the board level to roles within the creative, buying, technical, retail and marketing functions.



Recent Projects


Senior HR Manager – UK

Luxury Footwear Company

Finance Director – UK

Luxury Fashion Brand

PR Director – EMEA

Luxury Ecommerce Company

Communications Director

Luxury Brand

Head of Design – USA

Luxury Watch & Accessories Brand

Global CIO – UK

Leading Fashion Brand

Senior Designer – UK

Leading Fashion Brand

Managing Director – Italy

Global Luxury Brand



Fashion & Luxury News

Links of London on brink of collapse with 500 jobs at risk
March 18, 2019- Links of London, the jewellery chain owned by scandal-hit Greek retailer Folli Follie, is on the brink of collapse, putting 500 employees at risk of redundancy. The jeweller has about 350 stores and concessions. The news continues to underline the tough trading conditions facing retailers amid structural changes in the UK retail sector, and it follows the collapse of womenswear ...

Signet Jewelers announces new CFO and combined mall leadership team
March 18, 2019- Global jewelry retailer Signet Jewelers Limited named Joan M. Hilson as its new chief financial officer on Wednesday and announced the creation of a combined leadership team for its mall-based stores as part of its Path to Brilliance transformation plan. In her new role, Hilson will succeed current CFO Michele Santana and will be responsible for overseeing Signet’s finance, accounting, ...

Leather goods label Furla tops €500 million revenue mark in 2018 despite slow-down in growth rate
March 18, 2019- After six years of sustained, fast-paced growth, Furla is slowing down. The Italian leather goods label with an accessible luxury market positioning generated a revenue of €513 million in 2018, though its sales slowed down noticeably in the second part of the year. Last year, Furla’s sales grew 2.8% (+5.2% at constant exchange rates) over 2017, a financial year in ...

Subscribe to receive the ‘BlackBook Briefing’ of weekly industry updates and market intelligence.

(You can unsubscribe at any time)