Lux2017 Business Session Speakers Announced

Monday 24 Jul 2017

We're thrilled to announce inspiring business session speakers which will enhance the pre-scheduled appointment program. Founder of Sparrowly Group, Giovanna Lever, will present on collaboration and how to harness connections for better business (Monday 18th). CEO of ytd (TOD's & Vera Wang) Yvonne Yeoh shares success stories of international marketing of luxury brands (Tuesday 19th). Sessions will take place at Doltone House ATP and registered delegates are required to RSVP as seats are very limited.




Founder Sparrowly Group

Speaker Monday 18th September 2017


Giovanna Lever is an Integrated Business Solutions expert, speaker, problem solver, opportunity creator. Her experience is varied across the commercial environment from heading the growth phase of Australian beauty start up Vanity Group into the global hospitality and retail market and opening the InterContinental Sydney Double Bay as Director of Marketing through to Global Marketing at Tourism Australia’s Business Events team and several consumer campaigns as well as Public Relations for Rugby World Cup in Australia. 

She believes that the core of every business is its people and instills a culture of sharing knowledge, collaborating with and connecting true talent. As such she has founded global connection group, Sparrows United and Sparrowly Group - a consultancy practice providing practical commercial and organisational solutions and professional mentoring services.





CEO ytd pty ltd (TOD's and Vera Wang)

Speaker Tuesday 19th September 2017 


Yvonne joined ytd after a 9 year tenure with global media Company Time Warner in Hong Kong. Her experience in the Asia Pacific region including Australia, has given her an understanding of the diverse cultures.

In her position as CEO, Yvonne is responsible for managing and launching the portfolio of brands that include Tod’s & Vera Wang Bride. Her wealth of experience, expertise and passion for the luxury industry continues to lead the Company to further expansion of the Company’s portfolio to meet growing consumer appetite for high end quality products and brands.

She believes that the core of a successful business is people & passion. Yvonne is focused on nurturing and the development of luxury professionals. She takes great pride of watching her team thrive and develop in their careers


Posted in 'Thought Leaders ' on Monday 24 Jul 2017