River Island has hired Topman managing director, Philip Cooke, as its new managing director for menswear and kidswear.
Cooke will join the retailer in the spring.
A spokesman for River Island confirmed the appointment.
Cooke held the managing director role at Topman since 2015, prior to that he was buying director for eight years and head of buying for four years at the menswear retailer.
In July Arcadia Group appointed Paul Price, former chief merchandising officer at Burberry, as CEO of Topshop/Topman.