Premium knitwear brand Ballantyne has appointed Giacomo Canessa as chairman.
Canessa joins Ballantyne this week. A statement from the Italian knitwear company said: “With his long and consolidated experience in the knitwear sector, Giacomo Canessa will guarantee the continuity of the brand’s growth and modernisation process. In this prestigious new role, he will contribute to consolidating Ballantyne’s leading role among the most important brands on the international fashion scene.”
Ballantyne has a store in London’s New Bond Street as well as upmarket boutiques.