Management Team

Javelin Group is led by CEO Richard Wolff.

Richard Wolff

CEO

Richard Wolff is the CEO of Javelin Group and runs our Strategy practice. ​He has more than 25 years of experience in the Retail industry, and specializes in helping leading retailers and consumer brands with their enterprise digital and omni-channel retail strategies including organization, customer experience, international expansion and business transformation. Richard has an MBA from Manchester Business School and is based in London.

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Will Treasure

Director, Operations

Will Treasure runs our Operations strategy practice. He has designed and implemented operational solutions over the last 20 years for more than 100 retailers, brands and B2Bs, plus several luxury clients. Prior to Javelin Group, Will built and ran Iceland Group’s home delivery service, growing a business from start-up to £160m annual sales in 12 months. Will is a graduate of the University of Oxford with a starred first in Engineering, Economics and Management and is based in London.

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Robin Bevan

Director, Location Planning

Robin Bevan runs our Location Planning practice. He has over 25 years’ experience in retail property, including location strategies for retailers, geographic channel strategies for brands, shopping centre strategies for developers and owners, due diligence for private equity investors and commercial space planning for travel hub operators, and has wide international experience, having worked in 20 countries. Robin is a PPE graduate from the University of Oxford and is based in London.

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Michael Fine

Director, Commercial & Operational Due Diligence

Michael Fine runs our Commercial & Operational Due Diligence practice. His 25+ years of experience combines investment recommendations for private equity corporate and other investor clients, with strategy and performance improvement work for retailers and consumer goods brands. Recent clients include private equity firms in the UK and Europe, and many retailers and brands.

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Richard F Wolff

Director, International Retail

Richard F Wolff runs our International Retail Strategy practice. He brings a wealth of experience to the role following a career spanning 36 years at Marks & Spencer, most recently as Director of International where he was responsible for growing the number of international stores to 250 in 30 territories. Under his direction, Marks & Spencer opened stores in territories such as Russia, India, the Middle East, the Far East and Europe. Since joining Javelin Group, Richard has helped leading retailers in the UK and across the world with their international retail expansion plans.

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Martin Ryan

Director, Technology Consulting

Martin Ryan runs our Technology Consulting practice. He has 20 years of experience in the consulting industry helping some of the world’s largest retailers and brands with their technology strategies. Martin started his career with IBM in the 1990s and has a degree in Physics from the University of Oxford.

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Anthony Farrow

Director, Systems Integration

Anthony Farrow is CTO of Javelin Group and runs our Systems Integration practice. He joined Javelin Group in 2001 and has many years of experience advising the world’s leading retailers, brands and B2Bs on retail and digital technology strategies. Anthony specialises in both consulting and delivery of complex global technology solutions including ecommerce, order management and product information management systems.

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Matt Jeffers

Director, Strategy

Matt Jeffers runs the Digital Retail Strategy service line. He has led projects covering omni-channel strategy and ecommerce performance improvement for multiple retailers across grocery, DIY/building materials, apparel and luxury goods sectors. Prior to Javelin Group, Matt led Tesco.com’s international development, launched it in China and oversaw the internal strategic growth plan for the Group. He also planned Tesco.com’s strategic development in Central and Eastern Europe and across Asia-Pacific.

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