Carol Fairweather, Burberry

Carol has been with Burberry for seven years and was appointed chief financial officer in July 2013. She previously held the position of Senior Vice President, Group Finance, where she led the function on financial reporting, planning and analysis, global shared services, tax, treasury and financial governance.

Prior to joining Burberry, Carol was Director of Finance at News International Limited from 1997 to 2005 and UK Regional Controller at Shandwick plc from 1991 to 1997. She began her career at Ernst and Young.