INSIGHTS

Q&A WITH XAVIER SIMONET – CEO, KATHMANDU

Research Team, 5 October 2018

In this video, we catch up with Xavier Simonet, the CEO of Kathmandu. We ask the following five questions which cover their latest result, future opportunities, the strength of their brand and why their customer is number one.

  1. Your profit came in 33% ahead of last year. What were the key drivers of this result?
  2. What are the key areas of focus in FY19, to build on this result?
  3. With the emergence of online retailers, how are you differentiating to manage this risk?
  4. What was the rationale for recently buying Oboz? Are you open to further acquisition?
  5. Now you’re established in Australasia, where’s next for Kathmandu?