The Team

Rachel Arthur

Editor-in-Chief

Rachel Arthur is Editor-in-Chief of Current Daily, the leading news source for fashion, retail and innovation, and the co-host of its weekly Innovators podcast. She otherwise serves as Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Current Global, a transformation consultancy driving growth within fashion luxury and retail. By background she is an award-winning business journalist and consultant, contributing to titles including Wired, Forbes and Business of Fashion.

Liz Bacelar

CEO

Liz Bacelar is a global leader at the intersection of fashion, retail and technology. As co-founder and CEO of Current Global, she leads the team creating growth for the industry by tapping into an extensive network of innovators, knowledge of the global startup ecosystem and ability to identify new opportunities and partnerships. She previously founded, grew and sold Decoded Fashion, the first and largest global event series connecting fashion and tech.

Bia Bezamat

Senior 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, behavioral and technological shifts influence how consumers and brands interact with each other. As Senior Innovation Editor and Strategist at Current Global, she helps brands understand changing consumer behaviors and the evolving technology landscape.

Hannah Reed

Junior Researcher

Hannah Reed is Junior Researcher at the Current Global, where she contributes to both the editorial site and consultancy projects for clients including Google, Farfetch and Shiseido. Her research background is focused specifically on how artificial intelligence and data can transform the high street, while her interests lie in how new technologies and broader innovation can impact the global retail landscape.

Camilla Rydzek

Editorial & Research Assistant

Camilla Rydzek is an Editorial & Research Assistant at Current Global. She helps both the content and consultancy teams gather insights across the fashion, beauty and retail industries. Her background is in studying Fashion Management at the University of the Arts London. Her interests lie in the evolution of technology and innovation and their implications on a more sustainable future.

Larissa Gomes

Contributor

Larissa Gomes is a journalist reporting on the intersection of fashion, entrepreneurship, sustainability and tech. She’s covered everything from NYFW to SXSW, and has been published in print and online publications including Marie Claire and Refinery29. At Current Daily, she writes about innovations in retail, consumer trends and new developments across technology.