Sheila King - Founder & Chief Executive

Sheila is renowned for her visionary approach to retail destinations, industry contacts and retailer relationships.

She established Sheila King International in 2014 after 19 years as Group Leasing Director, New Business Director and International Retail Ambassador at Hammerson PLC. Her work included leading the strategy to bring international retailers (leader brands and retailer firsts) to the European portfolio and creating vibrant and successful destinations.

Before joining Hammerson PLC in 1994, Sheila was a Senior Executive at Capital Shopping Centres (CSC). At the time, CSC were the leading shopping centre innovators in the UK, introducing percentage rents to the UK for the first time.

Industry Appointments

  • Member of the Supervisory Board, Multi Corporation B.V. (The Blackstone Group)

  • International Council of Shopping Centres European Executive & Advisory Boards

  • Urban Land Institute Retail and Leisure Committee

  • Property Week Editorial Board Member