Executive Leadership

Duncan Painter

WGSN Group

Duncan added CEO of WGSN Group to his responsibilities in March 2014 and guides the strategic direction of the business. He has extensive experience of leading successful B2B and data companies.

Steve Newbold
Global Managing Director

WGSN Trends

Steve is Managing Director of WGSN Trends. Steve runs the Trends division of WGSN Group globally including WGSN, Homebuildlife, Denimhead and Vogue Archive.

Kevin Silk
Chief Operating Officer

North America

Kevin is the COO of WGSN, driving growth of the business through operations from the region's New York office.

Paul Coxhill
Chief Marketing Officer


Paul Coxhill is the Global CMO. He’s responsible for brand, proposition and marketing communications strategy and execution for WGSN.

Darren McGill
Executive Vice President

North America

Darren is Executive Vice President for North America, driving growth of the business through operations from the region's New York HQ.

Dan Cotton
General Manager


Dan is General Manager for WGSN Group Asia-Pacific driving growth of the business through operations in eight core markets from the region's Hong Kong headquarters.

Andrea Bisker
General Manager

South America

Andrea is General Manager for WGSN Group Latin America driving growth of the business through operations from the region's Brazil office.

Isham Sardouk
Executive Vice President

WGSN Mindset

Isham Sardouk oversees the global Consulting services for WGSN Mindset providing clients with access to a dedicated team of experts; harnessing the creative minds and industry expertise of the WGSN Group around the world. Previously, Isham led the trend analysis, trend forecasting and market intelligence for Stylesight, encompassing more than 200 professionals globally. Isham was also the Design Director for Victoria’s Secret in New York, where he was responsible for concept, colour and print development, and Creative Director at Promostyl.​

Sansan Chen
Senior Vice President


Sansan is SVP, Product, and leads the creation and delivery of the product roadmap for WGSN Trends.

Francis Wong
Senior Vice President

Creative Direction

Francis Wong is SVP, Creative Director. His role intersects marketing, sales and content, as he is running the content operations and delivery side of WGSN Trends.

Steve Weiss
Senior Vice President


Steve is SVP, Technology. He is responsible for leading the technology team as they create, deploy and maintain the Trend products.

Who Uses WGSN

For professionals looking to improve performance, creativity and efficiency.

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