Harold Tillman CBE

Harold Tillman CBE

Harold Tillman, chairman of the British Fashion Council (BFC), has been awarded a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) by the Princess Royal in recognition of his services to the fashion industry.

"It is a real honour to be recognised in this way. The UK is home to some of the world's leading fashion brands and I am proud to be associated with a number of them through the British Fashion Council and directly with Jaeger and Aquascutum."
In a career spanning four decades, Tillman has established himself as an entrepreneur across fashion, retail and leisure and an ambassador and champion of British fashion.

He has revitalised a number of British businesses, currently owns and chairs British heritage brands Jaeger and Aquascutum, and was appointed chairman of the British Fashion Council in 2008.