Burberry has appointed Gavin Haig as the company’s Chief Commercial Officer, effective April 23, 2018. The company said, in this newly created position, Haig will be responsible for all regions in which Burberry operates. He will report to Marco Gobbetti, Chief Executive Officer of Burberry Group plc. […]

The Burberry Foundation and Royal College of Art have announced the appointment of Professor Sharon Baurley as Professor of Design and Materials and Chair of the Burberry Material Futures Research Group. Commenting on her new role, Professor Baurley said in a statement: “It’s very exciting to have the […]

After vice president of diversity and inclusion Antoine Andrews left Nike earlier this week, the recent executive to leave the business is vice president of footwear, Greg Thompson. Reuters reported the news quoting a company spokesman. Last month, Nike’s brand president Trevor Edwards and Jayme Martin, […]

Gerry Weber International AG has appointed Michael Dotterweich as Director Wholesale for the DACH region. The company said, in this position he will be responsible for the entire wholesale sales of Gerry Weber and TalkAbout. Commenting on the new appointment, Ralf Weber, CEO of Gerry Weber International […]

Marks and Spencer Plc (M&S) has announced that its corporate marketing teams will be devolved into the clothing & home and food businesses. Once this is complete, the company added, Patrick Bousquet-Chavanne, executive director of customer marketing and M&S.com, who has served on the board for the last […]

Columbia Sportswear Company has announced the appointment of Mary Ellen Glynn as Director of Corporate Communications and Sara Bradshaw as Corporate Communications Manager. "We are very excited to have Mary Ellen join Columbia to lead our corporate communications department. Mary Ellen brings a tremendous […]

Tapestry, Inc. has appointed Eraldo Poletto as Chief Executive Officer and Brand President of Stuart Weitzman. The company said, he is expected to join on April 30, 2018 and will succeed Wendy Kahn, the brand’s current CEO and brand president, who is leaving the company. In this role, Tapestry added, […]

Louis Vuitton has announced the appointment of Francesca Amfitheatrof as the new Artistic Director, watches and jewellery for Louis Vuitton. The company said in a statement, in addition to creating jewellery and high jewellery collections, Amfitheatrof will also oversee all designs of Louis Vuitton […]

Kinnevik AB has announced that in addition to the proposed election of Dame Amelia Fawcett as new Chairman of the board, the nomination committee proposes the re-election of board members Wilhelm Klingspor, Erik Mitteregger, Henrik PouIsen, Mario Queiroz and Cristina Stenbeck and election of Charlotte […]

Gaia Trussardi has announced her resignation after heading the collections for her family’s business as creative director for last five years, reports Vogue Paris. Trussardi joined the family's business in 2011 as creative director of the Tru Trussardi brand. She was appointed creative director of the […]