Premium German womenswear brand Escada has promoted Daniel Wingate to fashion director across its duo of brands.
Wingate is currently the design director of the Escada mainline.
His promotion, which takes place with immediate effect, sees him take on responsibility for the direction of both the mainline and the Sport range, with the aim of creating a more continuous brand image across the two lines.
The Escada Sport line is expand its offer with a luxurious casualwear offering and its resort 14 collection will focus on knitwear, jersey, denim and outwerwear.
Wingate will report into brand director Bettina Hammerl.
Susanne Schaefer will remain as the brand director of Escada Sport.