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Global Luxury Business

The Global Luxury Business Society's mission is to provide a deep dive into the elusive world of the luxury industry and to initiate a conversation amongst LSE students and professionals in the field.

With the aim to provide a clear picture of the inner workings of the business of luxury and how to get your foot in the door, the GLBS will enable LSE students to explore the different industry areas of the field: Fashion & Accessories, Cosmetics & Fragrances, Watches & Jewellery, Automobiles, Wine & Spirits, Hospitality, etc. Through industry presentations, networking events and panel discussions with a plethora of professionals from the different sectors, students will be able to engage with them on crucial topics related to their respective fields.

The luxury industry is constantly evolving and innovating, and today’s consumers, with millennials and generation Z representing a large part of the market, have ever-changing as well as increasing expectations of luxury brands and the services they provide, compared to what was expected 50 years ago. Therefore, the GLBS wishes to explore various themes, such as the quest for sustainability and responsibility, Fairtrade, the rising importance of collaborations in new luxury, digital luxury & social media, customer demographics and women in the luxury supply chain. Furthermore, we aim to delve into the massive impact that the current Covid-19 pandemic has had on the industry.

By intentionally being a ‘Global’ society, we hope to be as all-encompassing as possible in terms of our reach in Luxury business topics, companies and sectors.

Future events:
In conversation with Mia Lei, CEO of MIASUKI: starting up in the luxury industry, establishing brand meaning and staying competitive in times of crisis.
8th February
Zoom
Join us for our exciting new event with Mia Lei, CEO of Miasuki! Miasuki is a brand of exquisite horse riding clothing, providing comfortable and empowering sportswear for women. This event will be recorded on zoom.