The Team

Rachel Arthur

Chief Intelligence Officer

Rachel Arthur leads the intelligence team at TheCurrent, future proofing businesses by delivering them first-to-market insights and bespoke knowledge solutions surrounding the evolving retail, technology and innovation landscape. By background she is an award-winning business journalist specializing in fashion and technology. She has contributed to titles including Wired, Forbes, The NY Times, The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph and BoF.

Bia Bezamat

Innovation Editor

Bia Bezamat is a fashion journalist by trade and innovation expert with experience spanning fashion, retail, grocery and hospitality. Originally from Brazil, she is interested in how cultural, behavioural and technological shifts influence how consumers and brands interact. She is the innovation editor at TheCurrent, helping brands understand changing consumer and brand behaviours, as well as the evolving technology space.

Liz Bacelar

Founder, TheCurrent

Liz Bacelar is a global leader at the intersection of fashion, retail and technology. As the founder of TheCurrent, she creates growth for clients by tapping into her extensive network of innovators, her knowledge of the global startup ecosystem and her ability to identify opportunities and partnerships. She previously founded, grew and sold Decoded Fashion, the first and largest global event series connecting fashion and technology.