Moss Bros has appointed interim chief executive Brian Brick as its permanent chief executive.
Brian Brick was appointed interim chief executive, following the departure of Philip Mountford in January.
Brick joined Moss Bros on September 1 as a non-executive director. He is the former managing director and owner of Speciality Retail Group (SRG), Moss Bros’s main rival, which operates the Suits You chain.
“Brian is the right person to lead the company through what will be an extremely challenging period for the retail sector.”
Moss Bros chairman David Adams said: “Brian is the right person to lead the company through what will be an extremely challenging period for the retail sector.
“He has a proven track record in the menswear sector and has the experience together with the senior management team to guide the company through the current recession and ensure the company maintains its position as the UK’s No. 1 branded suit specialist.”
The company will announce its preliminary results for the year ended January 31 on March 26.