Latest Insights From HIEC

Heads Up with Klaus Schlichtherle, CEO, Infinigate

25th January 2024

Since February 2018, Klaus Schlichtherle has served as the CEO of the Infinigate Group, steering the company to substantial gains in both profit and market share under his strategic leadership.…

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Leadership in AI – Heads Up with Daniel Szabo, CEO, Koerber Digital

11th January 2024

In an enlightening conversation with an award-winning leader at the forefront of AI and digital transformation, we delve into the intricacies of leading an AI-centric organization, the journey of scaling…

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Heads Up with Melanie Smith, CEO, NEC Group

9th January 2024

Melanie Smith CBE joined the Blackstone portfolio company, the NEC Group in April 2022 and brings over two decades of experience in executive and operational leadership, successfully delivering performance transformations…

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Heads Up with Andrea Baldo, CEO, GANNI

21st November 2023

Andrea Baldo is a distinguished leader in fashion, luxury goods and retail, bringing over 20 years of transformative and innovative experience in the industry. He is passionate in supporting creative…

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Heads Up with Chris Öhlund, CEO, Time Out Group

6th November 2023

Chris Öhlund joined Time Out Group in July 2021 as Executive Vice Chairman, and was appointed CEO in October 2021. Chris has over 25 years of leadership experience in international digital…

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Interview with Adrian Carr, CEO, Stibo Systems

24th October 2023

As a complement to our comprehensive Technology & Software Pulse Survey 2023, we sat down with industry expert Adrian Carr, CEO, Stibo Systems, to delve deeper into the key topics…

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Heads Up with Suzanne McKenna, Chief Range and Sustainability Officer, C&A

12th October 2023

Suzanne is an accomplished professional with a remarkable career spanning various leadership roles in the retail and fashion industry. Currently serving as the Chief Range and Sustainability Officer at C&A,…

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Heads Up with Marie LeBlanc, CEO Victoria Beckham

5th September 2023

Marie LeBlanc is a leading fashion executive with a remarkable career spanning several prestigious brands. Currently serving as the CEO of Victoria Beckham since September 2019, she has spent over…

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Heads Up with Xenia Barth, CEO, Merz Consumer Care GmbH

15th August 2023

Xenia is a highly experienced professional in consumer goods, with a proven track record in global and local Marketing, Sales, and General Management. Over her 23-year international career, she has…

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Heads Up with Nicolay Merkt, Chief Customer Officer, GALERIA Karstadt Kaufhof

11th July 2023

Nicolay Merkt is a highly experienced E-Commerce and Marketing Executive with a strength in profitable scaling B2C-business models. Currently, he serves as the Chief Customer Officer at the largest German…

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Heads Up with Michael Kliger, CEO, Mytheresa

12th June 2023

Michael Kliger is the Chief Executive Officer of Mytheresa, where he has helped the luxury online retailer scale its business while maintaining operating profitability at levels ahead of rival e-commerce…

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Heads Up with Marc Jacheet, CEO, De Beers Brands at De Beers Group

15th May 2023

Marc has a wealth of luxury goods, luxury jewellery, marketing and digital experience gained over a 25 year international career – most recently as President of Tiffany & Co. Europe,…

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