Head of Materials, Knits and Textiles, WGSN
Helen enables creative teams to translate future concepts into material realities. With a background in fibre, yarn, knitwear, textiles and materials, she brings over 25 years’ industry expertise in fashion and textiles forecasting and product development to WGSN, working and consulting with mills, manufacturers and fashion brands from Europe to Asia.
Helen excels at threading together big picture design and lifestyle concepts with consumer insights to create actionable product trends, enabling clients to stay ahead in a changing market. Motivated by ethical and responsible design, she serves as a passionate ambassador on WGSN’s Sustainability board.