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Anusha Couttigane


Anusha Couttigane
Principal Analyst, Kantar


Listed as one of Drapers 30 Under 30 Rising Stars of the Fashion Industry for 2018, Anusha is one of Kantar’s leading experts in fashion, covering everything from cut-price clothing to luxury labels. Leading a new vertical in Kantar’s consulting practice, Anusha tracks all the latest trends in fashion, from mass market offerings to luxury strategies. Her expertise extends to digital drivers, clicks-to-bricks strategies, new routes to market, and artificial intelligence in fashion retailing. Before joining Kantar, Anusha was senior fashion analyst at Verdict Retail (formerly Conlumino) where she led its U.K. research across the clothing and footwear, health and beauty, and jewelry and watches sectors. A regular on the fashion circuit, Anusha is routinely quoted in the press and is often enlisted as an expert commentator by broadcast media. Anusha holds a degree in English and history from the University of Oxford, where she wrote her thesis on Dior.