YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP announces new Managing Director for THE OUTNET
29 May 2018 – YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP, the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer, announces the appointment of Emma Mortimer as Managing Director for THE OUTNET.
In this newly created position, Emma will be responsible for THE OUTNET’s buying, merchandising, sales, marketing and creative teams, reporting to Alessandra Rossi, President, Off-Season, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP.
Emma has a wealth of experience in luxury ecommerce. She previously consulted for Matchesfashion.com, helped launch The Modist and was a fashion specialist for the British Governments’ Department for International Trade. Prior to that, she worked for the NET-A-PORTER GROUP from 2009 to 2015 where her roles included Global Director of Studio Production and Customer Care as well as leading THE OUTNET in an interim capacity.
I am delighted Emma is returning to THE OUTNET in this pivotal new role. With her broad business knowledge across luxury ecommerce and her extensive expertise in customer experience, she is the ideal candidate to drive the international growth of THE OUTNET, enabled by our new technology and logistics platform.
THE OUTNET stocks an unparalleled selection of previous-season designer fashion from over 350 brands, as well as exclusive collaborations with high-profile designer labels and its in-house label, Iris & Ink.