As International Women’s Day comes around this month, we take a look at some of the most inspiring women in luxury we’ve interviewed for Elite Traveler and the impact they’ve had on their sphere of the luxury world.
Victoria Houghton, CEO of Hamilton & Inches
Victoria Houghton was appointed as CEO of Hamilton & Inches in April 2019, taking over from Stephen Paterson who held the position for 40 years. She has been tasked with doubling the jewelers’ turnover and bringing new life to the historic brand.
Hamilton & Inches showroom and workshop is based in Edinburgh, Scotland. It has held a Royal Warrant as silversmiths to Her Majesty the Queen for over a century. The expert silversmiths still uphold traditional methods of craftsmanship, making many intricate pieces by hand, including a recent gift for the royal family.
We spoke to Victoria about what her biggest inspirations are and her expert predictions for the next big thing in jewelry. Read the full story here.