Nick Beighton, Matches
Nick Beighton
Former CEO

Nick Beighton is chief executive officer at Matches. Focusing on the relationships between fashion and e-commerce using technology, product, logistics and culture, he has disrupted existing consumer patterns and galvanised change in organisations. He joined Matches in 2022.

Nick Beighton, joined Asos Plc in 2009 acting as CFO and COO before becoming CEO in 2015. He helped grow the online retailer from £178m in revenues and 150 people when he started, to £3.9bn of revenues and 15,000 people when he left in October 2021. Today, Asos is one of the leading fashion destinations for 20-somethings globally, trading in almost every country in the world. Prior to working for Asos, Nick was head of finance and exec board member at FTSE 250 listed retailer Matalan Plc responsible for business change and technology and has also been finance director of Luminar Plc. Nick is a member of the Tech Future Fifty Programme Advisory Panel and was a founding trustee of Asos Foundation, helping to raise £10m breaking down barriers for young people in fashion and tech.