Asia-Pacific, Senior VP appointed

Harding is pleased to announce the appointment of Glyn Williams as Senior Vice President, Asia-Pacific for the Australian and Asian Regional Hub of the company.

Williams’ role will see him advance the Harding proposition, driving growth and innovation within the Australian and Asia market, a market in which the company has operated in for 10 years.

Prior to joining, Williams spent four and a half years as general manager at Sydney Airport where he was accountable for securing their duty free contract, while also helping to reimagine their retail offering, creating a T1 luxury precinct and launching a number of first to Australia / first to airport brands. Previous to this role, Williams held senior positions at shopping centre giants Westfield and Dexus. 

James Prescott, Managing Director of Harding said, “I am delighted to welcome Glyn to the Harding team, both in Australia and onto the executive team. Glyn’s passion for innovation and thinking outside the box make him the perfect strategic fit for the company and will further strengthen our talented cruise retail team.”

Glyn Williams added, “Having kept a close eye on Hardings way of working – their thirst to push retail boundaries and deliver amazing shopping experiences – the move is a natural one. Thriving on delivering ‘firsts’, I’m looking forward to getting settled in Sydney and making a tangible difference within Harding.”

Williams joins a team of 55 dedicated people in Sydney and the UK, looking to steer the company to even greater success in the Australian market.