Emma Russell


Senior sourcing manager with 14+ years experience leading global apparel teams in product development, manufacturing and raw material innovation. Champion of strategic collaborations upstream in the fashion supply chain to leverage agility, speed and market value downstream. Focus on sustainability, flexibility and reduction of economic uncertainty, substantiated by a background in environmental engineering and fiscal analysis.

Influential communicator and program manager within technical, complex, and multicultural environments. Recognized for global team leadership and developing collaborative relationships among diverse stakeholder groups. Able to negotiate and problem-solve quickly, and adept at building trust in all partners.

- Sustainable Product and Process Certifications
- Product Development Expertise
- Negotiation to Cost and Margin Targets
- Strategic Planning and Fiscal Reporting
- Raw Material Sourcing and Innovation
- Bridge Building within Diverse Stakeholder Groups
- High Productivity, Time Management and Self-Motivation
- Team Milestone Management