ABOUT TEAM Judith Tolley


Judith heads up Centre for Fashion Enterprise. Judith has 30 years’ experience in the fashion industry, developing successful fashion business start-ups, retail management, brand development, marketing, business growth strategy, recruitment and personal professional development.

Judith was Director of iconic British menswear brand Burro from 1990-2005, she worked from the ground up to develop a global fashion brand that started with a single product. Judith is a proven entrepreneur, amongst other things she has set up sourcing offices in the Far East supplying volume manufacturing via ethically audited factories to the UK’s major high street retailers, and has reinvigorated and grown European sales for a London based print studio that creates graphics for luxury and high street brands across the UK, Europe, USA and China. Judith has been at CFE since 2010.

Judith is an accredited executive coach and has pioneered coaching as a business support intervention at CFE. Coaching is embedded into the culture of business support delivered by CFE. Judith practises a humanistic non-directive style of coaching believing in the power of the individual to find solutions within them. Judith delivers strategic planning and coaching to the CFE team and to CFE supported businesses.


  • Coaching
  • Brand Marketing
  • Growth strategy
  • Personal professional development


LinkedIn: /judithtolley