Member Offer | Luxury Business Sphere Summit 2019

Exclusive Walpole member rate secured for this year’s Luxury Business Sphere Summit, hosted in Whitehall.

Tuesday 8th October
The Gladstone Library, One Whitehall, London

An impressive line-up of speakers has been announced for this October’s Luxury Business Sphere summit. Masterminded by the influential interiors firm and Walpole member, Taylor Howes, one of the UK’s largest interior design practices, it promises a full day agenda of insights, discussions and debates from across the luxury business sector, as well as interdisciplinary networking.

With guest compere and personable FT columnist, “Wine Chap” Tom Harrow and Taylor Howes CEO, Karen Howes chairing, introducing a realm of panels and presentations inspired by the event’s theme: “Talking About a Revolution – The New Languages of Luxury & Design”, it promises to be one of the most thought provoking and insightful days. They will be joined on the stage for the opening address by media and fashion maven Meribeth Parker.

Speakers and panellists include:

• Adam Brown, Orlebar Brown
• Anne Ashworth, The Times
• Charlie Walsh, Lodha
• Brigitte Stepputtis, Vivienne Westwood’s Head of Couture
• Diana Verde Neito, Positive Luxury
• Julia Marozzi, Head of Lifestyle Communications, Bentley
• Paris Baloumis, Group Marketing Manager, Oceanco
• William Asprey, Chairman, William&Son
• Dewi Pinatih, Stylus
• Gary Leboff, performance psychologist
• Guy Newton, Clive Christian Furniture
• Jonathan Goldstein, Cain International
• Karen Howes, Taylor Howes
• Kate Reardon, The Times LUXX
• Meribeth Parker, The Times LUXX
• Shweta Jhajharia, business coach
• Tom Harrow, WineChap, Honest Grapes
• William Asprey, William & Son
• Winston Chesterfield, Barton Consulting
• Daniel Daggers, Knight Frank

Walpole members can enjoy an exclusive £75 off ticket price by contacting

Read more about the summit here and other ways to get involved here.