Luxforecast & Awards

Connoisseurs
  • Sir John Hegarty
    Founder. Creative. Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH)

    John founded Bartle Bogle Hegarty in 1992, which was soon to become one of the most talked about and awarded advertising agencies in the world, winning every Agency of the Year accolade and every creative award possible and has been at the industry’s forefront for 27 years.

    BBH, twice winner of the Queen’s Award for Export Achievement, has offices throughout the world with John overseeing all their creative output.

    John has won golds at every industry awards including D&AD, Cannes and British Television. He has been given the D&AD President's Award for outstanding achievement and was admitted to the US One Show Advertising Hall of    Fame. He has also been voted one of the most influential people in fashion.

    He has an honorary Fellowship from the University of the Arts, London; honorary fellowship of The Marketing Society; honorary doctorates from Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College and Middlesex University; and sits on the Board of Trustees of the Design Museum; as well as being awarded a Knighthood by the Queen in 2007.

    John has recently launched the book ‘Hegarty on Advertising – Turning Intelligence into Magic’, and been honoured for his creativity at the Cannes International Advertising Festival, being the first recipient of the inaugural Lion of St Mark’s Award.

  • Alex Proud
    Founder of: Proud Galleries, Proud2, and Proud Cabaret

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  • Anouschka Menzies
    Founding Director of Bacchus

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  • Bip Ling
    Blogger; DJ and Model

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  • Giles Deacon
    Fashion Designer

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  • Gurinder Chadha OBE
    Director and Producer

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  • Joan Burstein CBE
    Co-founder of Browns

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  • John Mathers
    CEO, the Design Council

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  • Katie Hillier
    Jewellery and accessories designer; Creative Director of Marc by Marc Jacobs

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  • Leanne Benjamin OBE
    Principal dancer Royal Ballet

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  • Luke Johnson
    Chairman of Royal Society of Arts; former Chair of Channel 4; Chairman of Patisserie Valerie and Gail’s and FT columnist

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  • Michael Ward
    Managing Director of Harrods

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  • Nadav Kander
    Photographer

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  • Poppy Delevingne
    Model and British Fashion Council ambassador

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  • Professor Wendy Dagworthy
    Royal College of Art’s Head of Fashion

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  • Sir John Hegarty
    Founder. Creative. Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH)

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  • Tom Chapman
    CEO and Co-founder of MATCHESFASHION.COM

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  • Trevor Baylis CBE
    Inventor

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  • Wayne Hemingway MBE
    Co-founder of Red or Dead; Chair of Building for life; Founder of HemingwayDesign

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  • Zara Martin
    TV presenter and DJ

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