EP8: The Future of Experiences and the Connectivity Economy w/ Annastasia Seebohm
On this episode of Eureka Moments Only, we sat down with Annastasia Seebohm Group CEO of Quintessentially. Annastasia shares insights on the future of the connectivity economy and changes she is seeing in consumer behavior towards experiences, travel and luxury.
Annastasia is the Group CEO of Quintessentially Group the lifestyle group. The business has over 60 offices worldwide and employs 1000 colleagues. In 2012 Annastasia joined Quintessentially’s headquarters in London, working alongside founders Aaron Simpson and Ben Elliot. In 2016, she relocated to New York as CEO - Americas. She was subsequently appointed to Group CEO in 2018.
Annastasia is an authority on the lifestyle industry and luxury market, and has been featured in Business Insider, Harper's Bazaar, Forbes, The Evening Standard and Huffpost amongst others. She has spoken on panels for the FT How To Spend It, and appeared at summits such as Worth’s ‘Women and Worth’. In 2018, Annastasia was included in Luxury Daily’s ‘Women to Watch 2018’ list, honoring 25 smart women executives who show the potential to make a difference in the world of luxury. In 2019, Annastasia was included as part of About Time magazine's top 100 professional women to watch in the UK.
Annastasia sits on the advisory board of Racked Stretch, an innovative wellness start-up, and Electric Woman, which helps connect women to 1-1 coaching and workshops.