The former chairman of UK department store giant Marks & Spencer is heading down under.
Sir Stuart Rose will visit the country in March to present at the Retail Leaders Forum in Sydney.
Specialty Fashion Group chief executive Gary Perlstein will also make up the fashion component, along with executives from The Just Group, Westfield, Kmart and Fusion Retail Brands.
Former David Jones and Myer executive Peter Wilkinson will also speak at the event.
The Forum is aimed at addressing the economic landscape in 2013, along with consumer spending and shopping trends.
The sessions, along with networking events, will take place on March 5 and 6 at the Darling Island Wharf in Sydney.
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