Harriet Hastings

Founder and Managing Director of Biscuiteers
Harriet Hastings

Harriet Hastings is the Founder and Managing Director of Biscuiteers, the original luxury biscuit company offering hand-iced biscuit gifts direct to customers worldwide.

Biscuiteers also has two icing cafes in London and a thriving corporate business creating bespoke branded gifts for luxury brands including Cartier, Tiffany and Christian Dior.

Harriet founded the company in 2007 with the ambition of creating a new sector in the luxury gift market. Biscuiteers hand-ices 2.5 million biscuits a year and has 120 staff under one roof in the Ministry of Biscuits (the company HQ) in Wimbledon.

Harriet started her career in publishing and spent the next 10 years as the consumer brands director of a top 20 PR agency before leaving to start her own business after the birth of her fourth child.

She is also the managing director of the Women’s Prize for Fiction, the most prestigious annual book award celebrating and honouring women’s fiction.

In 2018 Harriet was awarded the Natwest Everywoman Award.

Harriet Hastings

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