Temperley London has promoted company president Patricia Sancho to chief executive, effective immediately.
The British designer label said Sancho had “excelled in the position of company president” over the past year, and would continue to drive the firm’s vision and strategy.
She will work closely with Alice Temperley, the brand’s founder and creative director.
Temperley London operates five stores, including its flagship on Bruton Street in Mayfair, a bridal boutique in Colville Mews in Notting Hill, and stores in Dubai and Qatar.
Its core collection is distributed in more than 30 countries through 150 wholesale accounts, including Lane Crawford, Selfridges, Le Bon Marche, Harrods, Liberty, Matchesfashion.com, Net-a-Porter and Moda Operandi.
The bridal collection is distributed in more than 11 countries via 40 wholesale accounts, including David Jones, Novarese and Kleinfeld.