As the voice of British luxury, Walpole represents and furthers the interests of the industry. Our remit covers a range of activities including brand promotion, business development, political engagement, thought leadership, mentoring up-and-coming brands, craftmakers and future luxury leaders. We are involved with a number of initiatives and lead on key issues and legislation that benefit our members and also the wider community at home and abroad.

Walpole Brands of Tomorrow, in association with Mishcon de Reya and Sloane Point Partners, helps nurture and support the UK's finest emerging luxury talent.

Walpole is a founder member of the UK China Visa Alliance (UKCVA), a lobbying group working with the UK government to ease visa regulations for Chinese visitors.

Crafted has been developed to enable craft businesses to develop their business skills while connecting luxury businesses with a new generation of skilled craftsmen.

The European Cultural and Creative Industries Alliance (ECCIA) is made up of the luxury industry bodies for France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK.

The Walpole and London Business School Programme in Luxury Management. Please note, this initiative is only available to current MBA students in their first year at LBS.