Managing Director - Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) , TOMS
Helen Thompson is known for building businesses and brands across multiple markets, cultures and channels. As a senior business leader she gained significant experience across fashion, apparel, footwear and accessories sectors.
In her current role as the Managing Director for TOMS Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) she is responsible for building the TOMS brand and its One for One business model. With multi-market and multi-channel responsibility across the region for the delivery of growth, sales and profit ambitions. Leadership of market based direct and third party teams and multi-cultural Amsterdam based team.
In her previous role, Helen was the Managing Director for ECCO EMEA based in Amsterdam where she was responsible for the wholesale, e-commerce and franchise store operations across the European region. Prior to this, Helen spent 12 years at Clarks where she had great success serving in various leadership roles across the region, including International Franchise, Head of the Southern Hemisphere Distributor Markets and Europe Region Director.