The judging is a rigorous process, all entries will be discussed and evaluated in detail to determine the shortlist.
On 17 September, the five chosen finalists will meet the judging panel in London, attend a London Fashion Week show, and enjoy a Champagne lunch.
The Winner will be announced on 20 September 2018 via DHLFashion.co.uk.
Abi first joined the DHL business in 2008 and has worked in various different sales roles before being appointed Director of Ecommerce in January 2016.
In this role she holds responsibility for leading DHL’s ecommerce team to support customers in reaching their export potential, and has also played a key role in developing ecommerce training materials that have been rolled out globally across the business.
As chief executive officer of the British Fashion Council, Caroline Rush oversees the British fashion industry’s activities within the domestic and international markets, providing integral support for emerging and established designers and attracting foreign buyers and investors. Since her appointment to the role in 2009, Rush has been widely credited with playing an instrumental role in developing London Fashion Week into a prime event on the international fashion calendar by establishing its coveted status as one of the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks.