Carla Buzasi is CEO of WGSN Group, the worldwide leader in fashion trend forecasting. She is responsible for a network of 400 journalists but is also well known for being former Global Editorial Director of HuffPost Lifestyle and Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post UK, the UK edition of the biggest news website in the US which launched in July 2011.
Carla was responsible for all editorial output and standards on the website, overseeing a team of 27 editors and staff writers, along with a pool of over 9,000 contributing bloggers, collectively producing hundreds of news articles, blogs and features each week.
In addition to her work on The Huffington Post UK, Carla was responsible for the overarching editorial integrity, standards and content created across AOL's network of premium sites in the UK. The sites included lifestyle content across key brands such as MyDaily and Parentdish.
Carla has won numerous industry awards including Online Editor of the Year at the Online Media Awards twice in a row and Media Innovator of the Year at the British Media Awards. She makes regular contributions on some of the UK's leading TV programmes including The Andrew Marr Show (BBC One), Lorraine (ITV1) Sky News and BBC Radio 4.