Walpole
Partners

Walpole’s partners are top tier companies who share Walpole’s aims to promote British luxury, have credible British presence, and can offer expertise and services of interest to Members across a range of professions in a mutually beneficial relationship. To discuss partnering with Walpole or for sponsorship opportunities, please complete the form below.

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G.F Smith
Paper Manufacturer
Corporate Partners

An independent agency, ANM represent clients from the worlds of consumer, lifestyle and luxury, from start up brands to international blue-chip corporations. 

 

For over six decades, Chalhoub Group has been a partner and creator of luxury experiences in the Middle East. The Group, in its endeavour to excel as a hybrid retailer, has reinforced its distribution and marketing services with a portfolio of eight owned brands and over 300 international brands in the luxury, beauty, fashion, and art de vivre categories. More recently, the Group expanded its expertise into new categories of luxury watches, jewellery, and eyewear. 

Freight Brokers has been providing bespoke courier and freight services to the fashion industry since 2005. Each client receives the tailored service one would expect of a boutique broker, whilst utilising Freight Brokers’ global network.

Global Blue simplifies the shopping experience and boosts retailer performance with its state-of-the-art tech and services.

Investec's creates and manages wealth for individuals and businesses, providing Private Banking, Corporate and Investment Banking and Wealth & Investment services for every stage of the journey.

Leycol is an award winning print and communications group that is part of Paragon Customer Communications. Established in 1974 we continue to build and deliver on our reputation for superior quality print and excellent service.

McKinsey & Company is a leading top-management consultancy with 8,500 consultants across the globe. Their clients include the majority of the world’s 100 largest industrial corporations, as well as fast-growing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), many leading banks and insurance companies, government ministries, public authorities and other public and private institutions.

Mishcon de Reya is one of the largest independent law firms in London. Founded by Lord Mishcon in 1937, it now employs more than 900 people, including over 500 lawyers, across offices in London and Singapore.

Nous is the brand development agency that has created both Walpole’s new corporate identity and also our new website. Recently expanded through a merger with Studio Buffalo - which has produced the Walpole yearbook since 2018 - the partners at Nous have been at the centre of the Luxury arena since the mid-90s. They have a comprehensive in-house skillset ranging from strategy and copywriting to the full gamut of design including branding, print and digital.

Redrice provides capital, advice and connections to early-stage businesses. A high conviction, anti-hype investor, seeking companies with a sustainable differentiation. Investing at seed stage, with the ability to support founders through the entire entrepreneurial journey, creating premium consumer brands, platforms and related tech solutions. Redrice partner with a collection of highly respected European entrepreneurs. Their investee companies benefit from their active involvement, honest advice and expansive networks.

Associate Partners

ArcOn Brands is an established brand management consultancy that enables brands to develop their omnichannel presence in the Asia-Pacific region, with a focus on China. They provide their portfolio of clients with a full suite of services through an initial strategy term followed by an ongoing management term for execution.

Curating successful brands in Asia since 1954, the Bluebell Group has a comprehensive Asian retail network covering ten markets. Its distribution network includes flagship stores, shop-in-shops, counters, multi-brand concepts, wholesale network, with direct e-commerce and marketplaces, covering domestic and Travel Retail across multiple product categories. www.bluebellgroup.com

Elite Associates are the global leaders in providing people consultancy and recruitment services to the luxury industries. Elite provides specialist expertise from C-suite search, Head office/corporate through to sales floor and front of house, training and team deployment. 

Hudson Rouge is WPP’s integrated luxury marketing boutique agency with offices in New York, Shanghai, Detroit, Toronto and Mexico City. It takes an insights-based and channel-agnostic approach when designing marketing communications to help grow brands in the ultra-competitive luxury sector. 

 

IDP Direct manufacturers sustainable luxury packaging in their own retail shopper, rigid box, and fabric packaging factories delivering brands like yours transparency, cutting edge innovations, and access to production like never before. Experience a fully transparent and accountable supply chain that aligns seamlessly with your brand’s 2025 sustainability objectives.

InvestHK is the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government Department responsible for attracting Foreign Direct Investment and supporting overseas and Mainland businesses to set up or expand in Hong Kong. 

Our team provide free advice and customised services to help businesses succeed in our vibrant city.

JD.com (or Jingdong) is the largest retailer in China by revenue and ranked 52nd on the Fortune Global 500. The retail platform, JD.com has approximately 600 million active users. Renowned for its supply chain innovation and excellence, the company has expanded beyond retail into technology, logistics, healthcare and more. 

London’s leading content-driven marketing agency. Experts in storytelling, Luxury Marketing House connect premium brands with high-net-worth audiences.

 

 

Matter Of Form is a Brand & Experience Design Consultancy crafting what’s next for category-defining brands. Through product & service innovation, thoughtful experience design and distinctive brand strategy, their team specialises in architecting a timeless quality for luxury brands with spirit, vision and the drive to define the future of their sectors.

As the UK's leading and most trusted provider, Moneypenny provides luxury brands with specialist outsourced customer service provision. With decades of experience, their exceptional people will deliver superior end-to-end customer journey management and 24-hour customer contact resolution perfectly on your behalf.

Walpole Patrons

For over 130 years, G . F Smith has been obsessed with the simple beauty of paper. George Frederick Smith, commercial traveller, entrepreneur and devotee of fine stationery, founded the company in 1885, setting up offices in London and Hull. With his son Thomas Brooks Smith by his side, George Frederick ventured around the world in search of the finest papers, determined to turn his company into the one of the most celebrated suppliers in the United Kingdom.