Carine Roitfeld has joined the Karl Lagerfeld for a three-season contract. In her new role as a style adviser, the esteemed fashion editor will help extend the late designer's legacy through working alongside the brand's current design director, Hun Kim. Though Lagerfeld's passing on February 19 shocked […]

Online fashion retailer Zalora has appointed Silvia Thom as Chief Technology Officer. The company said, she is taking over from Karthik Subramanian who will move on to assume the Global CTO role in Zalora’s parent company, Global Fashion Group. “During this time of accelerated growth for Zalora, we […]

Columbia Sportswear Company has elected Kevin Mansell to serve as a director on its board and as member of the nominating and corporate governance and audit committees, effective March 25, 2019. The company said, Mansell has been nominated for election by the company’s shareholders to a full term as […]

Spanish fashion brand Desigual, best known for its colorful designs, has ended the collaboration with its first-ever artistic director, Jean-Paul Goude, who had been working for the company since August 2017. Desigual told Spanish fashion publication Moda.es that Goude’s functions will be taken over […]

INTERVIEW In the latest installment of our Work In Fashion Series, FashionUnited quizzes Laura Dowling, Chief Marketing Officer of US based Digital Brands Group, a globally expanding digital-first luxury lifestyle business, about the ins and outs of her job, career progression and her top tips on how […]

Roberto Cavalli creative director Paul Surridge on Monday confirmed he is exiting his role via his personal Instagram account. Rumours surfaced last week when WWD stated Surridge would imminently resign due to the frustration of a lack of investment for product and store development. Surridge, who was […]

Paul Surridge is rumored to be exiting his role of creative director at Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli. The English-born designer joined the label in July 2017 after holding design positions with several brands including Burberry, Calvin Klein and Jil Sander. Since his first collection for the […]

Caleres has announced the election of Lisa A. Flavin to its board of directors. Flavin, the company said, is Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of audit at Emerson, where she leads the worldwide internal audit activities, enterprise risk management, acquisition due diligence, and compliance […]

Tom Ford has been officially named the chairman of the CFDA, following ratification from the CFDA Board earlier today. He will succeed the current chairwoman, Diane von Furstenberg effective June 2019. Von Furstenberg has been the face of the CFDA for over a decade, first named President of the CFDA […]

Mulberry has announced that its group finance director, Neil Ritchie, is resigning after three years at the company. Ritchie, who joined the British fashion house in 2016, will remain in his current role until 30 June 2019 following the completion of the year end audit process. "The board would like […]

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