As one of the UK’s leading fashion designers, Jasper Conran is an authoritative voice when it comes to British style. Educated at Bryanston School and trained at Parsons School of Art & Design in New York City, he produced his first womenswear collection in 1978.
Jasper Conran was a founding member of the London Designer Collections – now known as London Fashion Week – where he continues to show today. With a successful career spanning over 30 years, he has diversified from womenswear into menswear, fragrance, accessories, books, collections for the home – including Wedgwood tableware and exclusively designed textiles for The Conran Shop – and a diffusion line J By Jasper Conran.
Appointed Chairman of The Conran Shop in 2012 and most recently been appointed Chairman of Conran Holdings Limited, he has embarked on a transformation of the business, ensuring The Conran Shop is the pioneer in 'design concept' stores globally.