Lorraine heads up the team that supplies one of the most iconic brands in the world to the Sub-Sahara Africa consumer – Converse Footwear & Apparel. She believes that the success of Converse today resides with a passionate and driven team who loves the brand.
With 15 years experience in launching and managing International brands such as Calvin Klein, Jigsaw Clothing and Lipsy of London, she believes that the cultural dimension of clothing is intuitively understood from the moment individuals are born. Essentially, human society equals dressed society. What one wears, how one wears it and when one wears it constitutes expressions of degrees of social freedoms and influences.
Lorraine supports woman in business and believes that the modern woman today can have a balanced and successful family, career and social life. She encourages young women from all backgrounds and cultures to have the courage to forge their success in the business world.