“Our team of in-house researchers all have backgrounds in the retail industry and speak the same language as our clients. We have a very broad and impressive depth of experience in: buying, merchandising, marketing, visual merchandising, store management, supply and consulting.”
Already with degrees in industry-related subjects such as fashion, textiles, retail buying, business and marketing, our researchers are also given rigorous, ongoing, in-house training to Retailmap’s demanding standards. We value product and retail knowledge, accuracy and timeliness above all else.
Richard FitzpatrickChief Executive Officer (and founder of Retailmap)
Experience: Gap in the US; Arcadia in the UK; retail consulting with Management Horizons.
Lynn BradburyChief Operating Officer
Experience: 16 years as a buyer for blue chip companies such as Arcadia and Next.
Experience: Buying at Dunelm and Homewares supplier to large UK chains such as Matalan and Tesco.
Ricky heads up the Insight team.
Josée LeachInternational Business Development Analyst
Experience: Over seven years’ experience in internet marketing and online benchmarking. Josée heads up the French Team at Retailmap
Julia De Bretton-GordonOperations Co-ordinator
Experience: Project Manager and PRINCE2 Practitioner. Julia manages the Research and Analyst Teams.
“The team really understands all aspects relating to Retail Pricing both in the UK and Overseas.”
Steve Hardy, Head of Finance for buying and merchandising, New Look