Thomas Berry

Global Director of Sustainable Business

Tom has been working in a combination of business strategy and sustainability for the past 20 years. 

He leads the Sustainable Business agenda at FARFETCH - a cross-functional program of work designed to help the company succeed commercially whilst also delivering tangible positive social and environmental impact. The work ranges from driving innovation in new circular business models, enabling customers to buy better products, and improving the company carbon footprint.

Before FARFETCH, Tom held senior sustainability roles at Kimberly Clark and Innocent Drinks. Prior to that, he managed industry programs for Forum for the Future (in the UK) and The Institute for Sustainable Futures (in Australia) –  both leading sustainable development organisations providing strategic advice to business.  Before specialising in sustainability Tom spent 3 years as a strategy consultant at Gemini Consulting – a management consultancy based in London. 

Speaker Events

Walpole Future of British Luxury Summit 2021

6th Sep 2021
09:00 - 17:00

Early bird member tickets are priced from £350 + VAT & fees.

Early bird non member tickets are priced from £600 + VAT & fees.


Ticket numbers strictly limited due to Covid safety - BOOK NOW to guarantee your place & to take advantage of early bird pricing.

Join the opinion leaders and rising stars defining the future of British luxury at Walpole’s ‘Future of British Luxury Summit’, in association with Facebook, ESW and TONG. Open to Walpole members and non-members.

Luxury is set for its biggest ever bounce back - according to analysts, by 2025, the global luxury market could reach €370B, an increase of €150B in 2020. But how can British luxury brands take advantage of that potential? Who will be the winners and the losers? And what lessons have been learned after 18 months of the pandemic?

With unique insights, exclusive analysis and cutting-edge research as well as compelling speakers, keynotes and panelists, the Walpole Future of British Luxury Summit is back.

This event will be held at The Londoner Hotel. Please note: all safety precautions will be taken to ensure all spaces are Covid-safe. You can find more information on The Edwardian Hotels' Operating Procedures for a Safe Future here.

This year’s speakers so far:

 With more to be announced.

Topics include:

  • Leadership
  • New business models
  • Customer insight and engagement
  • Sustainability and diversity
  • The importance of cultural connection
  • The evolution of retail and the outlook for global travel

Join the business leaders and rising stars defining the future of British luxury by registering for the Walpole Summit now.