INTRODUCING THE SPEAKERS
To inaugurate the International Learning and Development Programme from The Luxury Network, join the speakers:
Cas Ojo, Eleanor Turner, and H.E. Fares Ghattas for a brief conversation on the Fundamentals of Luxury on the 22nd April 2021 at 11 AM.
H.E. Fares Ghatttas is the Global CEO of The Luxury Network International, the world’s leading luxury affinity marketing and business networking group; creating partnerships between the world’s most prestigious luxury brands. He is an experienced trainer and speaker, with over 10 years of experience in the. Luxury industry, developing hundreds of marketing strategies. Fares has been featured and interviewed by Robb Report, BBC, Q Business Magazine, Gulf Times, and many more. He is a Goodwill Ambassador at IIMSAM United Nations and the Middle East Head for the Diplomatic Council.
Cas is the Managing Director of The Luxury Network Nigeria, and a seasoned professional in the luxury industry. She has broad experience across the consumer goods, hospitality and financial sectors, facilitating collaborations between global brands such as Porsche, Harrods, Visa, the Financial Times, Roja Parfums, Bvlgari Hotel London, Bicester Village and more. With over ten years of entrepreneurial experience, Cas is also the founder of an international luxury shopping concierge company, MyStyleWindow, based in London, England, where she has grown an impressive clientele of high-net-worth individuals in Nigeria, working with various banks including UBA and Fidelity Bank. Prior to this, she worked in Accounting and Finance with a number of high-profile companies across Central London, including Hotel Cafe Royal, Harvey Nichols and Natwest plc. With one office in Lagos, Nigeria, and another in London, Cas commutes regularly between the two cities. She is an avid reader of publications such as Harvard Business Review and McKinsey Insights in her spare time.
As Head of Events at Bvlgari Hotel London, Ellie is responsible for developing the hotel’s event sales strategy and managing all events at the hotel, from intimate social events to product launches for over 1000 guests. Ellie is also a certified coach, career mentor, and member of the National Council of Psychotherapists. She recently completed the Women’s Leadership Programme at Saïd Business School and now designs and leads workshops focused on relationship-building, personal branding, and communication. Prior to this Ellie worked within marketing and business development after having studied French with Business Management at King’s College London, where she also had the opportunity to study at both La Sorbonne, Paris, and in Martinique.