Luxury British footwear label Malone Souliers has appointed Marina Beaumont as the brand’s chief marketing officer. The appointment is a new role at Malone Souliers and has been created to “bolster” the brand’s luxury positioning through creative brand marketing outputs and elevated communication across […]

Mohamed A. El-Erian has been appointed as the lead independent director of the Under Armor Board. He has served on the Board since 2018. His new role will be effective upon his reelection at Under Armour's annual meeting on May 27. "As we work through our strategic transformation, the Board's selection […]

INTERVIEW Everyone has a quote or a career tip that they've received, that they will never forget. What are the career tips that fashion professionals have had and what kind of tips do they have for others? In this new series, FashionUnited will share these tips with you. In this edition: Guillaume […]

Italian fashion house Valentino has named Jacopo Venturini as its new CEO, effective 1 June. Venturini was previously vice president of merchandising at Gucci, where he worked closely with creative director Alessandro Michele on realising the new vision for the label. Prior to that, he held the role […]

Italian luxury streetwear brand Golden Goose has appointed former Chanel global chief executive officer Maureen Chiquet as its new Chairman of Board of Directors. Chiquet will replace Patrizio Di Marco, the former CEO of Gucci, and work alongside Silvio Campara, the company’s CEO since 2018. Chiquet’s […]

Chico’s FAS has announced the promotion of Molly Langenstein to CEO and President of the company, effective June 24, 2020. The company said in a statement that Langenstein is a 30-year retail fashion veteran with a proven track record of success in revitalizing sales and profitability will also become […]

Ted Baker has appointed John Barton as Non-Executive Chairman of the board. The company said in a statement that Barton, who will join the board in July, brings a wealth of relevant experience to Ted Baker, having held senior non-executive positions across a number of leading consumer-facing businesses. […]

Boohoo Group Plc has announced the appointment of Kath Smith to the board as an Independent Non‐Executive Director, with effect from May 1, 2020. Smith, the company said in a statement, is currently a Non‐Executive Director of JD Sports Fashion Plc. Commenting on the development, Mahmud Kamani, Group […]

“I am in a process of grief right now, for how I used to do things, for the process I knew,” Marc Jacobs told Edward Enninful during the first of the Vogue Global Conversations this week. Quarantined in a suite at Manhattan’s Mercer Hotel, he admitted that the future makes him fearful and while reliving […]

It was the artistic director departure heard around the world, even over the sounds of the worries about the global coronavirus pandemic. Clare Waight Keller's time as artistic director of Givenchy has come to an end, as her contract has not been renewed. Waight Keller helped continue the global popularity […]

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