Linda Roberts/ Incubation Lead
Linda gained a wide ranging knowledge of the fashion business from many years of experience in fashion retailing, marketing and product development, working for international brands including Jaeger, The Woolmark Company and Tencel, prior to joining University of the Arts London, London College of Fashion. Linda is responsible for the College’s enterprise and innovation activities through the Centre for Fashion Enterprise, the Fashion Innovation Agency, and strategic partnership projects. It is a wide ranging brief that draws on Linda's fashion industry expertise and business acumen. Within this role Linda is SRO for a number of innovation projects, including the Fashion Technology Emerging Futures project, which provides structured business support programmes for early stage fashion SMEs, with a particular focus on the way that technology is enabling the transformation of the fashion industry.