Laurian Venter started her career in the Fashion Industry. She was trained in fashion design and buying and worked with the likes of Woolworths, H&M, Speedo, Marks and Spencers and various private label swimwear and underwear brands. She then moved into the homeware space where she was responsible for product development and buying for the likes of Mr Price, @Home, Boardmans and Checkers which inspired her to start her own importing business in 20xx. After a few years of traveling around the world, Laurian decided it was time to settle down and garnering her strength of understanding what people wanted to buy at the right time, she was offered a position within the team.

Laurian has a pivotal role as the Director of an innovative online sales platform that is changing the way that people buy unique goods online. She thrives on the challenge of being a part of an environment where you have to constantly find ways to be innovative and stay one step ahead. As a mentor and leader, she is proudest of the team that she has built at Laurian believes that the core of any successful team are the people, and empowering people by giving them the right tools to scale the business is something that she is passionate about.