Marshall Lester Marketing International


ML Marketing is a trans-Atlantic consultancy practice specialising in licensing, brand management, strategic planning and M&A within the fashion, beauty and lifestyle sectors and related industries.

  • Licensing

  • Brand management

  • Strategic Planning

  • M&A

  1. We specialise in assisting retailers, brands, designers and corporate clients to enter new markets and to exploit new opportunities in our fast-changing global marketplace.

  2. We work with clients to establish their needs and develop strategies that will assist them in reaching their goals.

  3. After agreeing strategic direction we partner with our clients to implement these strategies to a successful conclusion.

  4. We use an extended international alliance of network partners who are experts and specialists in their own fields and markets.

Our global reach provides the opportunity for our clients to expand beyond their traditional markets and to consider the world as their potential customer. The approach to developing strategies is unique to each client's needs.
We maintain strong retail relationships at senior board level with major retailers.


Our partners have worked in all territories and have held senior executive positions in Companies such as the Gap, Polo Ralph Lauren, VF Corp, Diesel, Hugo Boss, and 7 for all Mankind.

Recent projects include working with companies as diverse as Reliance Brands (India), Marubeni (Japan), Li & Fung (Hong Kong), LVMH-DKNY (France-USA), Harrods, Marks & Spencer, Sunshades (Australia), and brands including Thomas Pink, Joseph Abboud, House of Holland, Superga, Preen, and Jaeger among others.

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London - New York - Paris