Levi Strauss & Co. , Vice President & Managing Director North Europe
Richard is an apparel and footwear industry veteran with nearly 25 years of experience leading business units and teams for some of the world’s leading brands. Currently serving as vice president and managing director of North Europe for Levi Strauss & Co., he is responsible for the company’s business in the UK, Ireland and Nordics markets across all channels—physical retail, digital, and wholesale. With a passion for people, product and consumers, Richard has held progressively responsible roles in the retail, merchandising, planning, buying, sales and commercial operations functions at LS&Co., Adidas and Next, before entering general management. He resides in the UK with his wife and two daughters.