Designer label Karl Lagerfeld has strengthened its senior management team with a duo of appointments.
Simona Clemenza has been appointed global sales director. She was previously global commercial director for Kenzo at the LVMH group. In her new role she will focus on the brand’s global distribution strategy.
Antonella di Pietro has also joined the company as business director of accessories and will concentrate on building a new footwear, handbag and accessories range which will launch for spring 13.
De Pietro was also previously at the LVMH group where she was vice president at Kenzo.
The pair will be based in Karl Lagerfeld headquarters in Amsterdam.