Amanda Wakeley Spring/Summer 16

 Amanda Wakeley Spring/Summer 16

Amanda Wakeley Spring/Summer 16

On Tuesday 15th March, Cerno Capital and PwC Legal joined forces to host a lunch at Amanda Wakeley’s flagship store in Mayfair.

Click this link to view pictures from the event.

About Amanda Wakeley:

Amanda discovered her passion for fashion early on. Educated at Cheltenham Ladies’ College, followed by a stint as a fashion model in New York in the 1980’s, she launched her signature line in 1990 and opened a small studio boutique in the heart of Chelsea, London. Amanda Wakeley soon became a favourite of UK’s most stylish women, including the fashion icon of the time, Diana, Princess of Wales.

Since 2009, Amanda has built her brand and business with the lifestyle approach she had always envisioned. To fuel the brand’s expansion, financial backing of AGC equity partners – a private equity firm based in London, came on board.

Amanda Wakeley has developed a strong and rapidly growing presence within the luxury lifestyle arena. The collection ranges from chic day-dresses, impeccable tailoring, luxury sportswear, knitwear and a well-edited, expanding line of accessories including fine jewellery and Italian crafted handbags. The Wakeley brand continues to build on its strong evening and cocktail wear foundation and expands its established bridal collection: Amanda Wakeley Bridal.

Amanda’s understated cool, glam and chic evening creations are often seen at the world’s leading red carpet events. The Wakeley brand has fans around the globe including Beyonce, Florence Welch, Oscar-winning Helen Mirren and Angelina Jolie.

Amanda Wakeley has also had the honour to dress many members of royal families: Queen Rania of Jordan and most recently The Duchess of Cambridge.

Amanda was awarded an OBE for her services to the fashion industry in 2010. She is also the winner of numerous awards, including three British Fashion Awards. Since 1996, Amanda has co-chaired the committee for the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer appeal leading the efforts to raise substantial funds to support the charity.

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About the Author:

Katie is responsible for the firm’s marketing strategy. As part of this role she coordinates public relations and communications and is responsible for the firm’s visual identity and livery. She works alongside the front office on existing and prospective investor contact, including all aspects of the firm’s relationships with intermediaries. Katie manages the firm’s outreach programme which helps UK women athletes, explorers and adventurers and promotes participation and inclusion. Katie previously worked at Savills, and holds an MA in Art History from the University of St Andrews. Katie is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.