In March 2015, the company made headlines for becoming one of the rare private companies valued above $1Bn.
Farfetch announced plans to drive the company’s international expansion, launching new local language sites in German, Korean and Spanish and adding new offices to those it already operates in London, New York, Los Angeles, Porto and São Paulo.
Additionally, the company will focus on adding boutiques in Japan and Australia to the supply side of its business and will push forward with omni-channel growth, establishing services like same-day delivery across the 180 countries in which its customers are based.
Teams and Locations (as at March 2015) include:
London: Business Development, Customer Service, Merchandising, Marketing, Operations and Technology
New York: US-based Business Development and Marketing
Porto: Customer Service, Account Management, Operations and Technology
Guimaraes: European Production team
Los Angeles: Account Management, Business Development, Customer Service, Production and Operations
Sao Paulo: different teams, ranging from Operations to Marketing
Tokyo: Japan based Account Management, Business Development, Customer Service, Production and Operations