Burberry Group plc is a British luxury fashion house founded by Thomas Burberry in 1856, distributing outerwear, fashion accessories, fragrances, sunglasses, and cosmetics. Christopher Bailey has been the CEO and Chief Creative Officer since 2014. The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. In 2014, Burberry ranked 73rd in Interbrand's Best Global Brands report, ahead of Ralph Lauren and Hugo Boss. Burberry has more than 500 stores in over 50 countries.