This week's need-to-know people movesSubscription
This week saw top hires at international fashion businesses Alibaba and Tiger of Sweden.
Tiger of Sweden appoints new CEOSubscription
Stockholm-based tailoring brand Tiger of Sweden has appointed Hugo Boss’s Linda Dauriz as its new chief executive.
Shop Direct hires group CFO from ClarksSubscription
Shop Direct has appointed Clarks’ European president, Ben Fletcher, as its new group chief financial officer.
Redundancies emerge at M&SSubscription
Marks & Spencer quietly made nine members of its communications team redundant in July, it has confirmed.
Chloé appoints new CEOSubscription
Luxury fashion brand Chloé has reportedly appointed Maison Margiela boss Riccardo Bellini as its new CEO.
Barbour hires Hobbs head of designSubscription
Barbour has appointed Hobbs head of design Nicola Brown (née Page) as its new head of womenswear, Drapers can reveal.
Challenges ahead for Topshop’s new fashion boss Subscription
Headhunters and industry experts have said Topshop’s new fashion director, Gillian Ridley Whittle, has lots of work to do at the retailer as she returns to a “fundamentally different” fashion market after four years working in Australia.
New Look appoints merchandising bossSubscription
New Look has appointed former Jack Wills merchandising director, David Wertheim, as its new merchandising and supply chain boss.
Gant CEO heads back to AdidasSubscription
Gant’s CEO, Brian Grevy, is stepping down after four years to rejoin Adidas Group as the new executive board member for its global brands, Drapers can reveal.
New M&S stores director U-turns on role Subscription
Marks & Spencer’s newly appointed stores director, David Lepley, will no longer be joining the company, after being offered a bigger role to stay at Morrissons.