Production Manager, Centre for Fashion Enterprise
Working with the next generation of iconic design innovators, the Centre for Fashion Enterprise fast tracks designers into businesses. CFE’s facilities provides support to unlock creativity and business potential, allowing designers to gain an international foothold. Successes include Erdem, Peter Pilotto, Mary Katrantzou, Marques Almeida and Craig Green. The Fashion Technology Emerging Futures project vision is to support the new eco-system emerging in London, recognising the convergence of fashion and technology SMEs. Anna Ellis joined the CFE in June 2016 as Production Manager to support their FTEF project beneficiaries in developing their businesses through enhancing their supply chain and production management capabilities. With over 20 years’ experience in production and product development, she has sourced and manufactured products in China, India, South America, Europe and the UK, and held senior positions at Gloverall, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein and Gap inc.