Event Overview

The 2020 FT Business of Luxury Summit will be a digital incarnation of the much-loved and highly respected annual fixture that brings together the senior management of the global luxury industry. With no travel required by either speakers or delegates, we expect to attract even more of the most important names from all parts of the luxury sector and a bigger, truly global audience.

Running for over 15 years now, this year’s event commences on 23 November and the full two-day online agenda will be expertly moderated by the FT’s most senior editors and journalists.

Hear from the industry’s leading decision-makers including the CEOs and Creative Directors from the likes of Kering, Estée Lauder and Missoni

Two days of FT-curated content designed to shape luxury after lockdown

Bigger and better: Digitally connect with even more senior executives from the luxury industry through greater online networking opportunities

Winning over Gen Z: An interview with the creative director of one of the most established and famous fashion houses on how to adapt a business for the digital generation.

Director, Rolex
“Still one of the best conferences on luxury with a most impressive gathering of delegates and strong analysis of the sector. A must attend.”

Confirmed speakers include:

William Lauder,

Executive Chairman,

The Estée Lauder Companies

Sandra Choi,

Creative Director,

Jimmy Choo

Grégory Boutté,

Chief Client & Digital Officer,


Gary Wassner,

Chief Executive Officer,


1,000+ attendees
40+ speakers
60% C-suite/Director level attendees