Ted Baker , Chief people officer
Collyer’s remit covers all things people and culture related, and Ted Baker’s sustainability and ethics team also report to him. His career spans 29 years in HR, 25 of which have been in retail, hospitality, leisure, investment banking and consumer products. Previous roles include: people experience director at Asos; senior vice-president, global human resources, Claire’s, vice-president HR licensing and retail sales, The Walt Disney Company; director people and organisation development, Oasis Stores; and senior HR executive at Yamaichi International. He began his career as an apprentice chef and gained broad experience working in hospitality for 10 years.