Tag : CEO
Matchesfashion appoints new CEOSubscription
Matchesfashion has appointed former Amazon vice-president Ajay Kavan as its new chief executive, effective 19 March 2020.
CEO heads roll in 'annus horribilis' for retailSubscription
Retail CEO turnover reached a seven-year high in 2019, up 25% on 2018 as business battled a tough year on the high street, new research shows.
Ex-Jigsaw buying director joins N Brown Subscription
Former Jigsaw group buying and merchandising director Shailina Parti has joined N Brown Group as interim chief product officer, Drapers can reveal.
Beth Butterwick joins Jigsaw Subscription
Former Karen Millen chief executive Beth Butterwick has joined Jigsaw as a consultant operating partner, Drapers can reveal.
Lost Ink CEO reveals new strategySubscription
The chief executive of fast fashion womenswear brand Lost Ink has revealed a new direction for the business under its new leadership team.
Asos’ latest set of positive trading results are proof that customers are not moving away from fast fashion as it continues to “lead the way” on sustainability, CEO Nick Beighton has said.
Dune Group CEO to exit Subscription
The Dune Group’s chief executive, James Cox, is set to leave the footwear retailer on 9 March, after more than 10 years at the business.
Lulu Guinness appoints new CEO Subscription
Handbag and accessories brand Lulu Guinness has appointed former Agent Provocateur managing director Sandra Mertens-Lustig as chief executive from 13 January.
Diesel poaches Balmain CEOSubscription
Diesel Group has appointed Balmain CEO Massimo Piombini as its new chief executive officer.
LK Bennett digital director to exitSubscription
LK Bennett’s digital director, Graham Broomfield, is leaving the business today, Drapers can reveal.
Revo names new CEOSubscription
Revo, the representative body for the UK retail property sector, appointed Vivienne King as its new chief executive.
Asics CEO resigns after 10 yearsSubscription
Footwear brand Asics has announced that its CEO for EMEA region, Alistair Cameron, has decided to leave after 10 years at the company.
Chief executive Peter Wood’s dogged focus on product, marketing and distribution has helped get struggling AllSaints’ operating profit back in the black. But is the new strategy sound enough to withstand future headwinds?
Dunkerton to lead Superdry as CEO until 2021Subscription
Superdry co-founder Julian Dunkerton has been appointed as CEO until April 2021, having served as interim CEO for the past six months.
Ted Baker poaches Debenhams CFOSubscription
Debenhams chief financial officer Rachel Osborne has stepped down from the business to join Ted Baker in the same role.
Giuseppe Zanotti names new CEOSubscription
Luxury footwear brand Giuseppe Zanotti has appointed Eugenio Manghi as its new chief executive officer.
Figleaves CEO steps down Subscription
Miriam Lahage has stepped down as CEO of lingerie and swimwear etailer Figleaves.
Henri Lloyd CEO steps down Subscription
Henri Lloyd’s chief executive officer, Magnus Liljeblad, has decided to step down from the business to “make room for new people” to steer it into the future.
Two US landlords, Vornado and Caruso, have withdrawn their legal challenges against Arcadia Group’s company voluntary arrangements.
Debenhams' new CEO a 'risky' choice Subscription
Debenhams’ appointment of chief restructuring officer Stefaan Vansteenkiste as CEO is a “risky” decision, as he lacks fashion retail and product experience, industry insiders have told Drapers.
Rise in revenues at Prada Group Subscription
Net revenues at Italian fashion group Prada rose 2% to €1.6bn (£1.4bn) in the six months to 30 June, compared with the same period in 2018.
Debenhams is expected to appoint a new chief executive within the next two weeks, Drapers understands.
Bally appoints new CEOSubscription
Swiss fashion brand Bally has promoted Nicolas Girotto to the role of chief executive.
Tiger of Sweden CEO resignsSubscription
Hans-Christian Meyer, the chief executive of Scandinavian tailoring brand Tiger of Sweden, has resigned with immediate effect after little more than a year in the role.
Inditex CEO named best in the world Subscription
Pablo Isla, CEO of Inditex, has been named as the world’s best-performing CEO for the second year running.
New CEO at SmythsonSubscription
Smythson has named Xavier Rougeaux as its new CEO, effective immediately.
New CEO at GanniSubscription
Ganni has announced Andrea Baldo as its new CEO, as of 22 October.
Number of retail bosses changing roles jumpsSubscription
The number of retail CEOs changing roles has spiked over the past year as the weak pound and narrow margins continue to put pressure on the high street.
Seafolly appoints CEOSubscription
Former DKNY commercial head Paul Kotrba is to join Australian swimwear brand Seafolly as its CEO.
Yodel appoints new CEOSubscription
Yodel’s chief financial officer Andrew Peeler has been promoted to CEO with immediate effect.
Diesel appoints new CEO Subscription
Diesel has appointed former Bershka boss, Marco Agnolin, as its new CEO.
Joseph Ribkoff appoints new CEOSubscription
John Gunn has joined Joseph Ribkoff as its new CEO as John Ferraro steps down from the role.