Tuesday, 28 October 2014

The list of the top 100 British entrepreneurs is led by Victoria Beckham

The specialized business magazine Management Today has released the list of the hundred most successful entrepreneurs in the UK in 2014, and on the top of the list is the British designer Victoria Beckham.

The wife of the ex-English soccer player David Beckham, and former lead singer of the popular pop group Spice Girls, managed to win over all British businessmen ranking compiled by the magazine.

The turnover of the signing Beckham has gone from € 1.26 million in 2009 to € 38 million in 2014

Victoria Beckham last month opened a new store in London, located in the upscale Mayfair district, the renowned designer has launched a three-story home with over 6000 square meters. The local was designed by architect Farshid Moussavi, a professor at Harvard University whose previous works include the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland (Ohio, USA), and where perhaps most curious is how to pay for the products.

As explained Victoria herself, the architect decided that the typical cash registers and their corresponding cashiers would not be good in the design devised. Therefore, customers who stop by the shop Beckham should use a number of iPads to make the payment of purchases they have made.

Thanks to these strategies its brand revenues have grown by 2,900% in five years. The turnover of the firm last Beckhamha generate 1.26 million euros to 38 million euros recorded in 2014, as highlighted by business magazine said.

Victoria Beckham is considered a trendsetting icon in the fashion world.

As noted by Philip Beresford, the British Sunday Times Sunday, it's:

«her well adjusted insight with business is what makes her the top in the ranking of MT 2014 of the 100 British entrepeneurs»

Two other names come out of fashion among the top 10 list of "Management Today" are Mahmud Kamani of Boohoo.com, online shop for male and female clothing, third, and Julian Dukerton, business Supegroup the Own clothing store Japanese inspired Superdry, who ranks fourth.


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