Cristina Ventura

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Chief Catalyst Officer, The Lane Crawford Joyce Group

Cristina is responsible for forging connections with thought leaders, disruptors and game changers around the world and beyond retail, bringing knowledge and creating a diverse network for the Group as well as stimulating ideas and new ways to partner.

She brings over 20 years of experience in luxury and technology. Cristina previously was the SVP at Joyce, led Apple’s teams in Hong Kong and South China and held various other management roles, including Regional Retail Director at Prada, being involved in its IPO, and Operations Director for Gucci EMEA, and held several positions at LVMH Fashion Group globally.

With her expertise, Cristina founded and has invested into start-ups involved in education, lifestyle and technology.

She studied at HBS, Stanford, INSEAD, Tsinghua and CEIBS, and is a yoga and meditation teacher and founded